Arnold Allen - Bio, Net Worth, Rank, Age, Height, Family, Facts, Wiki
Arnold Allen is a Mixed Martial Artist who is currently competing in the Featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He began training in mixed martial arts as a teenager and took part in several amateur fights. He turned professional in 2012. He signed with the UFC in November 2015 and made his promotional debut on 20th June 2015 against Alan Omer winning fight. His recent fight was against Dan Hooker on 19th March 2022 which he won by TKO. As of 13th December 2021, he is #7 in the UFC featherweight rankings. He is nicknamed Almighty.
What is Arnold Allen famous for?
- Being a Mixed Martial Artist.
- For competing in the Featherweight division of the UFC.
Where is Arnold Allen from?
Arnold Allen took birth on 22nd January 1994. He is from Ipswich, England, United Kingdom. He is British by nationality and his ethnic background is British-White. His zodiac sign is Capricorn and he follows the Christianity religion. He celebrated his 28th birthday as of 2022. He was born to his father, Pacer Allen, and his mother whose name is still a mystery. His dad was one of the unique MMA fighters in England when he transitioned from strongman competitions to the cage several years ago. Pacer Allen and Arnold Allen share close boding as they loved martial arts and fitness, where they often appear together in the public domain. His dad never misses his son's fight as he always cheers his son during Arnold's fight. He also has a sibling; a brother namely Jake Allen. His birth name is Arnold Billy Allen. There are no details regarding his educational qualification.
Arnold Allen Career Timeline
- Arnold Allen started training in mixed martial arts as a teenager and took part in several amateur fights before turning professional in 2012.
- He made his professional fighting debut competing as a featherweight across Great Britain including a stint in Cage Warriors where he was able to compile a record of 9-1.
- Next, he signed with the UFC in November 2014.
- He then made his promotional debut on 20th June 2015 against Alan Omer at UFC Fight Night 69 which he won and he was awarded a Performance of the Night bonus.
- On 27th February 2016, he fight against Yaotzin Meza at UFC Fight Night 84 winning the fight via unanimous decision.
- He won the fight against Makwan Amirkhani on 18th March 2017 at UFC Fight Night 107 via split decision.
- After that, he won against Mads Burnell on 27th May 2018 at UFC Fight Night 130 via front choke submission in the third round earning him the Performance of the Night award.
- On 16th March 2019, he faced Jordan Rinaldi at UFC Fight Night 147 which he won by unanimous decision.
- At UFC 239, he faced Gilbert Melendez on 6th July 2019 which he won via unanimous decision.
- He was expected to face Josh Emmett on 25th January 2020 at UFC Fight Night 166. But Emmett was pulled from the event for an undisclosed reason, and he was replaced by Nik Lentz whose original featherweight opponent also dropped out of the event. He won the fight via unanimous decision.
- On 7th November 2020, he was scheduled to face Jeremy Stephens at UFC on ESPN: Santos vs. Teixeira. Whereas Stephens was forced to withdraw from the event, citing injury. Later, the bout was canceled.
- He faced Sodiq Yusuff on 10th April 2021 at UFC on ABC 2 and won the fight via unanimous decision.
- Similarly, he faced Dan Hooker at UFC Fight Night 204 on 19th March 2022 wining the fight via technical knockout in the first round. With this win, he received the Performance of the Night award.
Awards and Achievements
Ultimate Fighting Championship
- Performance of the Night (Three times) vs. Alan Omer, Mads Burnell, and Dan Hooker
How much is Arnold Allen's net worth?
Arnold Allen is a professional fighter who is in the industry since 2012 till now. The net worth of Arnold Allen is estimated to have between in the range of $1 Million - $5 Million as of 2022. His main source of income is from fighting his career through bonuses, contracts, and sponsorship deals. In his debut at UFC, Allen was given a "Performance of the Night" bonus, also taking home $50,000 each. He competed at UFC Fight Night 107 where he receives $2,500. He is living a cool lifestyle at present. His career earning is $164K as per sources. Whereas his exact annual salary is still to get revealed yet.
Who is Arnold Allen's girlfriend?
Arnold Allen is not married yet and he is still to get married. He is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend whose name goes by Amelia. The duo is enjoying their present life happily. They have been in a relationship for a long time and they are going to be husband and wife soon. He has not shared more details regarding his love life. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
Arnold was issued a five-month suspended sentence after he pled guilty to affray, for his role in a 23 December 2016 brawl near Ipswich which left a man and five women injured. As a result, Allen could face travel restrictions due to the conviction.
How tall is Arnold Allen?
Arnold Allen is a handsome man with a charming personality. He stands at the perfect height of 5 ft 8 in or 1.73 m. His well-maintained balanced bodyweight consists of 145 lb or 66 Kg or 10 st 5 lb. His highest reach or 70 in or 178 cm. His body type is athletic. His other body measurement is still to get disclosed yet.
Trivias About Arnold Allen You Need To Know.
- His zodiac sign is Capricorn.
- He was born to his father, Pacer Allen; one of the unique MMA fighters in England when he transitioned from strongman competitions to the cage several years ago.
- His real name is Arnold Billy Allen.
- He started training in mixed martial arts as a teenager and took part in several amateur fights before turning professional in 2012.
- He signed with the UFC in November 2015.