Kenny Florian is a Peruvian-American retired mixed martial artist who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. Born May 26, 1976 in Westwood, Massachusetts, he also formerly competed in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and is generally considered among the greatest lightweights in the sport’s history.
He currently serves as the UFC on Fox analyst and color commentator for UFC Fight Night (formerly UFC on FX and UFC on Fuel TV). Florian also has a background in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai and is known for his intellectual approach to the sport, based on his meticulous game plans and well-articulated fight analysis. Florian is recognized for his tendency to finish his opponents, having earned stoppages in twelve of his fourteen career victories. He is also the only fighter in history to compete in four different weight divisions in the UFC: Middleweight, Welterweight, Lightweight and Featherweight. The fourth of six children born to Peruvian parents, Agustin, a thoracic surgeon, and Ines Florian, he grew up in neighboring Dover, Massachusetts where he was a standout soccer player for Dover-Sherborn Regional High School. He then attended Boston College where he played for the varsity soccer team (NCAA Division. After college, his interests turned toward mixed martial arts and he earned a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from Prof. Roberto Maia of Boston Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Gracie Barra Boston). He also trained with his brother Keith at Florian Martial Arts Center in Brookline, Massachusetts, as well as with Firas Zahabi at the world famous Tri-Star Gym in Montreal. Florian holds dual citizenship in the United States and Peru.
|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Date of Birth:||May 26, 1976 (45 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|