Will Brooks Biography
Will Brooks is one of the talented American mixed martial artists who is mainly renowned for being former Bellator Lightweight Champion. He is also one of the mixed martial artists to compete in DREAM, Japanese Style MMA.
Will Brooks is married to a beautiful woman. The husband and wife are blessed with a daughter.
Will Brooks Early Life and Education
Willie Love Brooks was born on 8th October 1986, in Chicago, Illinois. He attended Warren Township High School where he took wrestling. But he was more focused on playing football rather than wrestling.
Besides, he also ended up playing football at Harper College where his turning point of life came after meeting his old friend, Nick Redding. Nick is the one who ended up changing the course of Brook’s life to MMA.
Will Brooks MMA Career
The talented and hard-working, Will Brooks made his professional MMA debut in January 2011. At that time, he set the undefeated record of 7-0 in the first two years of his career. A year later, he got an invitation to Japan by DREAM organization where he faced Satoru Kitaoka and win the fight via TKO.
Following year, Brooks then joined Bellator Lightweight Tournament. He fought with several mixed martial artists including, Saad Awad, Alexander Sarnavskiy, Michael Chandler, and so on. But none of them defeated Will Brooks. He was awarded as Bellator Season Nine Lightweight Tournament Winner.
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Will Brooks made his UFC debut in 2016. According to UFC official, he signed a six-fight deal with the UFC. However, his UFC career did not go as well as expected. He faced fighters such as Alex Oliveira, Charles Oliveira, Nik Lentz but lost all the matches.
More recently, Brooks announced his new contract with Professional Fighters League via social media. In addition, he also stated that he would be entering in one million dollar tournament.
Will Brooks Married, Dating, Affairs, Children,
Will Brooks is a married man. He often posts the pictures of a woman captioning my love on his Instagram account. However, her name is unknown till the date. According to his Instagram stories, he also seems like a father of a daughter.
Though Brooks seems to be living a happy life, he has been silence about his family in the media. He does not share much information about them. He might not want to be in news headline regarding his personal matters rather than professional.
Moreover, the couple is now expecting for their second child. He might soon announce it on his Instagram account.
Will Brooks Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
Will Brooks makes a decent amount of salary from his fighting professions. Besides, his awards have helped him to boost his net worth. Similarly, he won $72,000 for winning the Bellator Lightweight Championship.
Allocating information from several sources as of 2018, it is found out that Will Brooks current estimated net worth is around a million dollar.