Forrest Griffin Net Worth in 2022- UFC Hall of Fame

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Forrest Griffin is a famous American MMA fighter and former UFC light heavyweight champion. His name was announced in the UFC Hall of Fame in 2013. Currently, he is working as the Vice President of Athlete Development at the UFC Performance Institute. He was also a Georgian. Forrest Griffin is a millionaire. As of now, his net worth is $7 million.

Height and weight

Forrest Griffin is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 205 pounds. He played in the heavyweight division from 2001 to 2003 and the light heavyweight division from 2003 to 2012. His reaching distance is 77 inches. His stance is Orthodox

Early Life 

Forrest Griffin was born on July 1, 1979, in Columbus, Ohio, US. At an early age, he went to the Evans Comprehensive High School in Augusta, Georgia. He completed his college career at the University of Georgia (UGA) in Athens.

Professional Fighting Career

In his fighting career, Forrest Griffin was connected with the Throwdown Training Center and the Xtreme Couture training organization. He is a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Robert Drysdale. He was active in MM from 2001 to 2012.

In the MMA, he appeared in a total of 26 games. Among the games, he won 19 (knockout- 4, submission- 6, decision- 9) and lost 7 (knockout- 5, decision- 2).

After a glorious career, on May 26, 2013, he announced his retirement from MMA, citing chronic injuries as the reason for his decision.

Forrest Griffin Career Earnings

Forrest Griffin- MMA Statistics (Win/Loss)

Result           Opponent               Event
WIN Tito Ortiz UFC 148 – Silva vs. Sonnen 2
LOSS Mauricio Rua UFC 134 – Silva vs. Okami
WIN Rich Franklin UFC 126 – Silva vs. Belfort
WIN Tito Ortiz UFC 106 – Ortiz vs. Griffin 2
LOSS Anderson Silva UFC 101 – Declaration
LOSS Rashad Evans UFC 92 – The Ultimate 2008
WIN Quinton Jackson UFC 86 – Jackson vs. Griffin
WIN Mauricio Rua UFC 76 – Knockout
WIN Hector Ramirez UFC 72 – Victory
LOSS Keith Jardine UFC 66 – Liddell vs. Ortiz 2
WIN Stephan Bonnar UFC 62 – Liddell vs. Sobral
LOSS Tito Ortiz UFC 59 – Reality Check
WIN Elvis Sinosic UFC 55 – Fury
WIN Bill Mahood UFC 53 – Heavy Hitters
WIN Stephan Bonnar UFC – The Ultimate Fighter 1 Finale
WIN Edson Ramos Heat FC 2 – Evolution
LOSS Jeremy Horn IFC – Global Domination
WIN Chael Sonnen IFC – Global Domination
WIN Ebenezer Fontes Braga Heat FC 1 – Genesis
WIN Steve Sayegh KOTC 20 – Crossroads
WIN Travis Fulton CC 1 – Halloween Heat
WIN Jeff Monson WEFC 1 – Bring It On
WIN Kent Hensley ISCF – Battle at the Brewery
WIN Jason Braswell RSF 7 – Animal Instinct
WIN Wiehan Lesh Pride and Honor – Pride and Honor
LOSS Dan Severn RSF 5 – New Blood Conflict

Fight History – Pro Exhibition

Result       Opponent                       Event
WIN Sam Hoger UFC – The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 Semifinals
WIN Alex Schoenauer UFC – The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 Elimination Bouts

Fight History – Amateur

Result           Opponent                         Event
WIN Kevin Jordan GT – Gauntlet Trials 3
WIN Kevin Brooks GT – Gauntlet Trials 3
WIN Keith Blizzard ISCF – Submission Fighting Open 7
WIN Jimmy Jennings ISCF – Submission Fighting Open 7
WIN Keith Blizzard ISCF – Submission Fighting Open 6
WIN Sean Gray ISCF – Submission Fighting Open 6

 

 

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Written Two Books

He is also the author of two books, “2009’s Got Fight? 50 Zen Principles of Hand-to-Face Combat” and “2010s Be Ready When the Shit Goes Down: A Survival Guide to the Apocalypse.” Both books became popular.

Success and Recognition 

Forrest Griffin got a few honors in his professional career. The details of his achievements are given below.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

  • 1x Submission of the Night
  • 5x Fight of the Night
  • The Ultimate Fighter: Light Heavyweight Tournament Winner
  • 1x UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
  • UFC Hall of Fame (Modern-Era Wing)

Wrestling Observer NewsletterForrest Griffin Total Worth

  • 2008 Fight of the Year
  • 2005 Fight of the Year

Fighting Spirit Magazine

  • 2006 Fight of the Year

Triumph United

  • 2007 Upset of the Year

Wife and Child 

Forrest Griffin is a married person. He dated his girlfriend, Jaime Logiudice, for a long time. He married her in 2009. Their conjugal life was blessed with a daughter in September 2011.

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