The Bahamian American martial artist, Dhafir Harris is popularly known as Dada 5000. Dada 5000 is an Internet sensation as well which used to post videos of street fighting. He has been part of a film named, Dawg fight. This movie is about street fighting. Dada 5000 later became part of those fightings which were sanctioned.
He has fought against Kimbo slice who was a famous MMA fighter. The fighting took part in Bellator 149. Dada 5000 has always provided that enthralment and entertainment but in a much more encouraging way. So, without doing any further, let’s check out the net worth of this indomitable personality in 2018.
Dada 5000 took birth in the Bahamas in the year 1977 with the name Dhafir Harris. He is a famous mixed martial art professional whose first fight took place against Cedric James. Dada 5000 won the match. The next match was against Tim Papp, and Dada 5000 emerged as a winner in that match as well. Famous MMA fighter, Kimbo Slice was a childhood friend of Dhafir, but later they turned into rivals. Thru both faced each other at the highly anticipated match at Bellator 149.
In this match, Dada 5000 was defeated in the third round. After the match ended, Harris collapsed and was immediately taken to a hospital. At the hospital, it was declared that he suffered from cardiac arrest, renal failure, and severe slow dehydration while the match was going on. After two weeks he was released from the hospital. Seeing Harris’ condition, Scott Coker decided that Dhafir will not be part of Bellator 149 again. This incident took place in the year 1999. In the same year Kimbo Slicer was tested positive against a drug test, and so the result of the match was changed to no match.
Apart from being a fighter, Dada 5000 is also known for his entrepreneurial skills. He is 6 inch 3 ft tall with a weight of 275 pounds. At first, Dada 5000 worked as a correctional officer, and then he opted for a job in the department of children and families. In the underground backyard fighting world, Harris worked with Kimbo Slice who was his childhood friend.
It was in the year 2010 that Dada 5000 made an MMA professional debut that too in action fight league. Dhafir has also been part of a television commercial alongside Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer, and Lee Trevino. In this commercial he Dada 5000 was the choreographer of the fighting scenes. He has also been part of a music video of the famous singer, Akon.
Awards and Achievements
Dada 5000 has fought against MMA famous fighter, Kimbo Slice at Bellator 149. Initially, Dhafir lost the match, but when Kimbo was tested positive against a drug test, the match was declared as no contest. The match took place in the year 2016. In 2011, Dada 5000 defeated Tim Papp at the MFA and in 2010 he won against Cedric James at the action fight league.
Net worth of Dada 5000
The net worth of Dada 5000 is estimated to be around $100 thousand. This mixed martial artists used to street fight and later he did a movie named, Dawg fight which is based on street fighting. He has been part of several MMA fightings. Dada 5000 has appeared in a music video by Akon. All these factors have contributed to his net worth.
Dhafir Harris or popularly known as Dada 5000 has been part of several street fights before he decides to join sanctioned fights. He has faced near-death experience while fighting against Kimbo Slice. He has been part of a movie, television commercial and also a music video. He has a loyal fan base who loves him.