Tom Aspinall Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Tom Aspinall :

NameThomas Paul Aspinall
NickNameTom Aspinall
Date of BirthApril 11, 1993
Age (2024)31 Years
NationalityUnited Kingdom
Height6ft 5in
Weight262 lbs/118 KG
ProfessionEnglish professional mixed martial artist
SpouseJustynagro Aspinall
Net Worth15-20 Million USD

Who is Tom Aspinall ?

Thomas Paul Aspinall, born on April 11, 1993, is a prominent figure in the world of mixed martial arts (MMA), known for his process in the Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Holding the current title of Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion, Aspinall has carved a remarkable path in the sport, earning recognition and acclaim for his skill and dedication. As of February 6, 2024, he stands at #12 in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings, a testament to his standing among the elite in the MMA community.

Tom Aspinall
Tom Aspinall

Aspinall’s journey into the realm of martial arts began at an early age, inspired by his father’s involvement in the discipline. At just seven years old, he embarked on his training at the Leigh Self Defence Studio in Leigh, Greater Manchester, delving into JuJitsu initially. Over time, he expanded his expertise, immersing himself in wrestling, boxing, and ultimately transitioning to Brazilian jiu-jitsu. His commitment and talent propelled him to victory, with notable achievements such as winning the British Open in Brazilian jiu-jitsu across various belt classes.

After completing his schooling at the age of 16, Aspinall’s interest in mixed martial arts burgeoned, spurred by his father’s role as the jiu-jitsu instructor of Team Kaobon. He made his mark in the MMA world, signing a five-fight contract with Cage Warriors after a hiatus, showcasing his skills with swift victories. Eventually, Aspinall’s journey led him to the UFC, where he continued to excel with impressive performances and notable wins.

Facts about Tom Aspinall :

  • Tom Aspinall’s full name is Thomas Paul Aspinall.
  • He was born on April 11, 1993.
  • Aspinall is English and competes in the Heavyweight division of the UFC.
  • He is the current Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion.
  • As of February 6, 2024, he ranks #12 in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings.
  • Aspinall began training martial arts at age 7, following in his father’s footsteps.
  • His initial martial arts training was in JuJitsu.
  • He later transitioned to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, where he achieved success in various belt classes.
Tom Aspinall
Tom Aspinall
  • His father becoming a jiu-jitsu instructor sparked Aspinall’s interest in MMA.
  • He experienced significant growth after finishing school, going from 5’8″ to 6’5″.
  • Aspinall signed with Cage Warriors after a professional MMA hiatus.
  • He initially declined a UFC contract feeling unprepared.
  • After quick wins in Cage Warriors, he secured a UFC contract.
  • His UFC debut was delayed due to fight cancellations and the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Aspinall won his UFC debut via technical knockout in round one, earning a Performance of the Night bonus.
  • He continued his winning streak with another first-round TKO and a Performance of the Night award.
  • Aspinall showcased his grappling skills with a submission win in round two, again receiving a Performance of the Night bonus.
  • He maintained his dominance with another first-round TKO and his third Performance of the Night award.
  • Aspinall displayed his versatility with a first-round submission win against a higher-ranked opponent, earning another Performance of the Night bonus.
  • Unfortunately, he suffered his first UFC loss due to a knee injury in the first round.
  • Tom Aspinall is married with two sons and a daughter, with one son diagnosed with autism.

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