Stephan Bonnar Net Worth 2023-Light Heavyweight UFC Fighter

Stephan Bonnar is an American professional wrestler (MMA) well known as “The American Psycho.” He earned a lot from his glorious career. As of now, Stephen Bonnar’s net worth is $0.55 million. In the Ultimate Fighter 1 tournament, he was the runner-up after losing to Forrest Griffin (one of the most important fights in the history of the UFC). He played as an “underdog” in the light heavyweight division. He faced world champions Lyoto Machida, Tito Ortiz, Mark Coleman, Jon Jones, Rashad Evans, Griffin, and Silva.

Early Life

Stephan Bonnar was born on April 4, 1977, in Hammond, Indiana, United States. The full name of this man is Stephan Patrick Bonnar. 

In his early life, he went to Munster High School (MHS) in Munster, Indiana. In his college life, he was a student at Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana.

Stephan Bonnar- UFC Career Highlights

Stephan Bonnar, in his professional career, played with the team Roufusport. He was guided by his coaches, Carlson Gracie and Sergio Penha. In his career, he won 15 and lost 9. The details are given below.

LOSSTito OrtizBellator 131 – Tito vs. Bonnar
LOSS          Anderson SilvaUFC 153 – Silva vs. Bonnar
WIN Kyle KingsburyUFC 139 – Shogun vs. Henderson
WINIgor PokrajacUFC – The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale
WIN         Krzysztof SoszynskiUFC 116 – Lesnar vs. Carwin
LOSS Krzysztof SoszynskiUFC 110 – Nogueira vs. Velasquez
LOSS Mark ColemanUFC 100 – Lesnar vs. Mir 2
LOSS               Jon JonesUFC 94 – St. Pierre vs. Penn 2
WIN           Eric SchaferUFC 77 – Hostile Territory
WIN                  Mike NickelsUFC 73 – Stacked
LOSS          Forrest GriffinUFC 62 – Liddell vs. Sobral
LOSS      Rashad EvansUFC Fight Night 5 – Leben vs. Silva
WINKeith JardineUFC Fight Night 4 – Bonnar vs. Jardine
WINJames IrvinUFC Fight Night 3 – Sylvia vs. Silva
WIN Sam HogerUFC Fight Night 1 – Marquardt vs. Salaverry
LOSS      Forrest GriffinUFC – The Ultimate Fighter 1 Finale
WIN              Sean SalleeIHC 7 – The Crucible
WINWilliam HillTFC 1 – Total Fight Challenge 1
WINBrad LyndeIHC 6 – Inferno
LOSS    Lyoto MachidaJF – Jungle Fight 1
WINTerry MartinMFC – Maximum Fighting Challenge
WIN  Jay MasseyUA 1 – The Genesis
WINJosh KrugerIHC 3 – Exodus
WINMike SwickUFC – The Ultimate Fighter
WIN   Bobby SouthworthUFC – The Ultimate Fighter


Stephan Bonnar Career Earnings

He played in both heavyweight and light-heavyweight divisions. He played in the MMA from 2001 to 2012 and again in 2014. But he started his UFC wrestling career in 2017. 

UFC Career Records

Stephan Bonnar broke lots of records in his professional career. The statistics of his mixed martial arts record are given below.

  • Total match: 24

Total Wins: 15

  • By knockout: 3
  • By decision: 5
  • Submission: 7

Total Losses: 9

  • By knockout: 3
  • By decision: 6

Is Stephan Bonnar Married?

Stephan Bonnar is married in his personal life. He dated his girlfriend, Andrea Brown. He got married to this girl on October 30, 2009, in Tuscany, Italy.

The conjugal life of the duo was blessed with one son, Griffin Brandon, who was named after Forrest Griffin and in memory of Andrea’s late brother, Brandon Brown.

Profile- Height, Weight, and Age

Stephan Bonnar’s height is 6 feet 3 inches, and his weight is 205 lbs. His reach is 80 inches (200 cm). His age is now 45. He lives in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the United States.

He is a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu under Sergio Penha and a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.

His association was with One Kick’s Gym, and his class was a heavyweight.

Stephan Bonnar- FAQs

  • Where is Stephen Bonnar now?Stephan Bonnar Total Worth

Stephan now trains Brazilian jiu-jitsu in Las Vegas under Master Sergio Penha.

  • How old is Stephan Bonnar?

45 years (April 4, 1977)

  • Did Stephan Bonnar lose his house?

MMA Junkie confirmed the news with Bonnar following an initial report from TMZ. Although the house was destroyed in flames, there were no injuries reported at the time of the incident. “Lost everything, the house is done,

  • Did Stephan Bonnar get a UFC contract?

Even though he would eventually lose the reality TV competition to Griffin in the season finale, the highly-acclaimed fight earned Bonnar a six-figure contract with the UFC.

  • Are Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar friends?

The two have been friends ever since, so much so that Bonnar named his son Griffin in honor of his partner in combat.

Brett S. Hernandez is a former boxer and MMA fighter who has been working with us since 2021. He usually keeps us updated with all the MMA fighting events and match records. His boxing career and analytic skills made him the best fit for this position. In his early life, Brett also worked with several fighting clubs and organizations. He was also a newspaper sports journalist from 2018–2020 and covered all domestic and international MMA events. So Hernandez has a detailed record of many MMA fighters, including their strong and weak points.


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