Amy Askren is a well-known American celebrity wife. Amy Askren is Ben Askren’s wife. Ben is a former Bellator Welterweight Champion and Olympic wrestler. Amy is also involved in the real estate industry and is a member of the Firefly Real Estate team.
|Full Name:||Amy Askren|
|Married Date:||April 9, 2010|
|Siblings||One (brother Brad)|
|Kids||Three (daugters: Alex and Andi; son: Ozi)|
Amy Askren Biography
Amy Askren’s birth date, exact age, and birthplace are not clearly stated on the internet. There is also no information on Marion’s exact birthplace or zodiac sign. Amy Askren, on the other hand, is an honorary citizen of the United States.
There is also no in-depth information about Amy’s educational journey or family details. Despite this, Amy has posted a few photos of her parents and siblings on her Instagram account. Amy has a big brother named Brad as well.
Amy Askren Height, Weight
There is no information available about Amy Askren’s body measurements, such as her height, weight, chest-waist-hip measurements, dress size, shoe size, and so on. Amy also has blonde hair and hazel eyes.
Amy Askren is best known as Ben Askren’s celebrity wife. Ben is a well-known American retired professional MMA fighter and amateur wrestler. Amy’s husband was a former Bellator and ONE World Champion. It was prior to Ben’s participation in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Amy, in addition to being a celebrity wife, is also involved in real estate and is a team member of Firefly Real Estate.
Amy’s husband, a skilled wrestler, was a member of the United States Olympic Team and a Pan American Champion in freestyle wrestling. Ben was also a two-time NCAA Division I National champion (four-time finalist) for the Missouri Tigers, as well as a two-time Big 12 Conference champion (four-time finalist).
Ben was also the second wrestler in folkstyle wrestling to win multiple Dan Hodge Trophies. It is comparable to the Heisman Trophy. In addition, Ben was a World Champion in submission wrestling.
On November 3, 2018, the UFC announced the signing of Askren under the “trade UFC and One Championship agreement.” It was in exchange for Demetrious Johnson, the former UFC Flyweight Champion.
In addition, Ben Askren made his UFC debut on March 2, 2019, at UFC 235, against former UFC Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler. The fight between Ben and Robbie was originally scheduled for UFC 233. However, after the event was canceled, the fight was rescheduled for UFC 235. Amy’s husband, Ben Askren, won the fight in the first round with a bulldog choke and a controversial stoppage by referee Herb Dean.
Ben’s opponent, Robbie Lawler, appeared to be knocked out. This prompted referee Herb Dean to call a halt to the fight. Soon after, Robbie Lawler stood up to protest the strike. Looking at the game replays, it is clear that Robbie Lawler’s arm went limp and he immediately gave a thumbs up. Some believe this is due to Robbie Lawler slipping in and out of consciousness.
Although many people find the fight between Ben and Robbie to be contentious, Nevada Athletic Commission executive director Bob Bennett stated that the commission had no issue with Dean’s decision to call it off. Amy’s husband, Ben Askren, fought Jorge Masvidal at UFC 239 on July 6, 2019. Jorge violently knocked out Ben Askren with a flying knee 5 seconds into the first round of this game. This is thought to be the fastest knockout in UFC history.
Amy Askren Net Worth
There is no information available about Amy Askren’s net worth or earnings. In terms of her husband, Ben Askren’s net worth and earnings, as a well-known Olympic wrestler and former UFC Champion, Ben’s net worth is estimated to be in excess of $10 million dollars.
Ben’s annual salary, in addition to his net worth, is reported to be around $500,000. Amy’s husband also receives a sizable sum from various sponsorships. More importantly, for UFC fighters, sponsorship is their primary source of income. Amy’s husband also receives $50,000 just for participating in his first ONE FC fight.
Amy’s husband also signed a sponsorship agreement with Reebok. Ben will also receive an additional $50,000 as a win bonus if he wins the fight. Amy’s husband also won $350,000 in a fight against Robbie Lawler. This is regarded as his largest salary to date. Ben owns some expensive cars and houses in addition to his financial earnings. Amy and her husband – Ben’s car collection also includes Rolls Royce and Lamborghini.
Amy Askren Husband, Marriage
Ben Askren is Amy Askren’s husband. Ben and Amy married on April 9, 2010 in front of their family and friends. The couple has three children: two daughters named Alex and Andi, as well as a son named Ozi.