As a mixed martial artist, Rampage Jackson has won a total of 37 matches in his career. He was previously a professional wrestler and has also acted in movies. He has won the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and is currently signed to Bellator MMA. He has also done kickboxing and has won several accolades. To know more about the net worth of Rampage Jackson in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Quinton Ramone Jackson, better known as Ramone Jackson is the son of Charles Jackson. He was born in the year 1978 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was known to have a tough childhood and used to sell drugs from an early age. His father was addicted to drugs and got disappeared when he was ten years old.
From a very young age, Jackson used to get involved in street fights. He went to Raleigh-Egypt High School and was a wrestler in there. In his high school, he was friends with Jacob Noe, who taught him many techniques in wrestling. He later used the train with Lewis Rumble to improve his MMA skills.
Rampage Jackson was previously married to Yuki Jackson. The couple was the parents of Naname Nakia Jackson and Eilah Jackson. They reconciled, but later got divorced again. He also has two other children named Raja and D’Angelo from his previous relationships. He currently lives in Ladera Beach. He is known to have suffered from low testosterone. In 2008, he was arrested for reckless driving.
Career, Award & Nominations
In his early days, Rampage Jackson used to fight in smaller scale promotions of the MMA. He had a win-loss record of 10-1 and soon decided to move on to Pride Fighting Championships. In the ‘Pride 15’, he lost to Japan’s Kazushi Sakuraba. In the Ballard promotion, he had a win over Alexander Otsuka. He then defeated many other prominent players like Kevin Randleman, Mikhail Illoukhine, Masaaki Satake, and Igor Vovchanchyn. In 2003, he was involved in a rivalry with Wanderlei Silva.
In 2006, Jackson had a victory over Matt Lindland after getting signed to World Fighting Alliance. In his UFC debut, he went on to defeat Marvin Eastman. In May 2007, he defeated Chuck Liddell to win the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Following this, he defeated Dan Henderson and became the Pride Middleweight Champion. He retired in 2009 but, only to make a comeback. In 2010, defeated Lyoto Machida but lost to Jon Jones in 2011.
He then got signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and Bellator MMA in 2013. In his debut, he defeated Joey Beltran. Jackson returned to UFC in December 2014. Later in 2016, he again returned to Bellator MMA. In 2007, he was named as the Sherdog Fighter of the Year. He has also won the Bellator MMA Light heavyweight Tournament Championship. He has also appeared in many pay-per-view bouts as well as in kickboxing. He has been inducted into the Mixed Martial Arts Hall of Fame.
Net Worth & Earnings
What would be the net worth of a person who has won several championships in his career? He has won matches against several big names and has got a net worth of over $15 million. Apart from kickboxing, wrestling, and MMA, he has also appeared in many movies and television series. His acting credits include, ‘Jackass’, ‘The King of Queens’, ‘Confessions of a Pit Fighter’, ‘Never Surrender’, ‘Miss March’, ‘WWE Raw’, ‘The A-Team’, ‘Vigilante Diaries’, ‘Fire with Fire’, and ‘Ridiculousness’.
Rampage Jackson is a very popular name in both Bellator MMA as well as UFC. He has signed a contract worth millions of dollars and has also won many important matches. He is still active in his profession and has got many fans.