Weili Zhang Family and Parents – Zhang Weiliis a Chinese mixed martial artist. She is the former Kunlun Fight (KLF) strawweight champion know all about her in this article
Weili Zhang Wiki
|Birthdate ( Age)||13 August 1989|
|Place of Birth||Handan, China|
|Weight||115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)|
|Rank||Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Pedro Jordão|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Parents||Father – Name not Known
Mother – Name not Known
|Profession||Chinese mixed martial artist|
|Net Worth||$ 500 K – $1 Million|
Zhang Weiliis a Chinese mixed martial artist. She is the former Kunlun Fight (KLF) strawweight champion and competes in the strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where she is a former UFC Women’s Strawweight World Champion.
She is the first ever Chinese and East Asian champion in UFC history.As of April 26, 2021, she is #1 UFC women’s strawweight rankings and she is #4 in UFC women’s pound-for-pound rankings.
Weili Zhang Family, Parents
Zhang was born in Handan, Hebei, China. His father is a retired mine digger, and hes mother is a homemaker. She has an older brother, who quit her job as a gold trader to support Zhang’s career, and now works at the gym where she trains. She began training in martial arts at a young age, beginning at the age of 6 under the tutelage of Shaolin Kung Fu. Inspired by kung fu movies, a local master’s. In primary school, she practiced several sports including athletics, football, and table tennis.
At the age of 17 she moved to Beijing, where she worked a variety of odd jobs: cashier at a supermarket, kindergarten teacher, security guard, and hotel desk clerk. In 2010 he got a job as a fitness instructor at a local Beijing gym, and was allowed to use his equipment for free in the evenings after the gym was closed. She later switched to a front desk job, through which she got to know fighters who trained at the gym, one of them being her idol Wu Haotian, a pioneer of Chinese MMA.
Weili Zhang Husband, Children
Weili Zhang is currently single. She is not dating anyone. We don’t have much information about She’s past relationship and any previous engaged. Possibely She has no children yet.
Weili Zhang Net Worth
Zhang Weiliis a Chinese mixed martial artist has an estimated Net Worth sround $550k – $1 Million in 2022.She earn all money from Championships and endorsments.
Zhang made her professional MMA debut in 2013. After losing her professional debut to Meng Bo by unanimous decision, she would go on to win 11 straight fights before challenging Simone Duarte for the Kunlun Fight Female Strawweight Championship on May 25, 2017, at Kunlun Fight MMA 11.She won the fight via TKO in the second round.Zhang made her first title defense against Aline Sattelmayer on June 1, 2017, at Kunlun Fight MMA 12. She won the fight by unanimous decision.
Zhang made her promotion debut on August 4, 2018, at UFC 227 against Danielle Taylor.She won the fight via unanimous decision.On November 24, 2018, Zhang faced Jessica Aguilar at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Ngannou 2.She won the fight via a submission in round one.Zhang faced Tecia Torres on March 3, 2019, at UFC 235.She won the fight via unanimous decision.
Zhang faced Jéssica Andrade for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship on August 31, 2019, at UFC on ESPN+ 15.She won the fight via first-round technical knockout to become the new Strawweight champion.
The win also earned Zhang her first Performance of the Night bonus award.A rematch between Zhang and Namajunas for UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship took place on November 6, 2021 at UFC 268.After a back and forth bout, Weili lost the bout via split decision.14 out of 22 media scores gave it to Namajunas.
In May 2020, it was announced that Zhang became a brand ambassador for cosmetics brand Estée Lauder in China, and was chosen as a face of their new makeup line Double Wear.
In the same year, she appeared in a commercial for Audi.In 2021, she was named a global ambassador for recovery technology company Hyperice. She also had endorsement deals with clothing brands Under Armour and Heilan Home, e-commerce company JingDong and alcoholic beverage company Wusu Beer.