Holly Holm is an American woman boxer and martial artist. She also participates in Ultimate Fighting Championship. She is best known as a former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. She is a returned kickboxer and a boxer and a boxer. She had been part participating in World Boxing Championships many times. Here is a quick summary of Holly Holm’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Holly Rene Holm was born in 1981, 17th October. Her actual birthplace is Albuquerque, New Mexico. She earned the nickname of Preacher’s Daughter. Holm grew up in Bosque Farms in the outskirts of her birth town. Rene Holm was the last-born child out of her family of three siblings. Her father was pastor Roger who preached with Church of Christ denomination. Her mother was Tammy. Rene’s mother was a therapist by profession and a specialist mostly in massaging. Holm is of Irish ancestry.
When Holly Holm was maturing her, her hobby’s were playing soccer and diving. She was also fond of swimming and gymnastics. On reaching school attending age, Holly Holm enrolled at Manzoni High School. In the year 2000, she graduated from the school having completed her high school education.
It was at this juncture when her parent’s union broke through a divorce. That did not stop Holly Holm from furthering her education. She attended the University of New Mexico for one year. Despite the divorce of her parents, Holly Holm did not break with instead retained close relationships with them. Her father has been very supportive of her career.
Holly Rene Holm started her career in her teens when she was sixteen. She began with aerobics lessons which prepared her well in kickboxing and boxing. In her aerobics lessons, Mike Winkeljohn who was her teacher noted the hidden power of a fighter in her and started training her as a boxer.
After thorough training in 2001 September, Holly Holm participated in USA Amateur Championship Tournament held in Kansas City where she won the championship title and in the International Rule Adult Women’s Welterweight Division at IKF.
Having done so well in the championships, Holly Rene bid goodbye to amateur competitions to become a professional.
As a professional Rene has held many Welterweight boxing tithes, an infant considered one of the best women in World Welterweight champions.
Her climax in the career came when she defeated by then the defending champion Mary Sanders in the welterweight championship held at Palace of Auburn Hills in 2008, 17th October. Holly Holm continued clearing her path to the fame by defeating other champions like Anne Sophie Mathis.
Her first appearance as a mixed martial artist was in 2011, 4th March when she fought against Christina Domke an event organised by Lenny Fresquez. Holly won the fight by a technical knockout. In September the same year, she fought against Jan Finney who was an experienced welterweight fighter and won again through TKO. She has competed in many winning games in her career.
Awards & Achievements
Holly Rene Holm is known to be the first fighter in both genders to have won world titles in boxing together with Mixed Martial arts. She has won in various classes. Holly Holm has participated in many championships and has been the winner in almost 90% of all tournaments.
Net worth of Holly Holm
Holly Holm has an estimated net worth of $4 million. She has attained the wealth through professional boxing and kickboxing. Holly Holm has fought in many paying championships. Subsequently, she has won to capture the payments. She has also invested with her father in a real estate company which is money amassing business.
Holly Rene Holm is a famous professional boxer and a kickboxer. She has risen from an amateur to professional and still holds her home as a wife. Holm had difficulties at the very beginning when her parents divorced but withstood the pressure and even started working with her father. She is an excellent example of a respectful individual.