Brendan Schaub Wikipedia
Brendan Schaub (age 39) is an American mixed martial artist, comedian, and host famous for his time at the UFC and his comedy podcasts. He currently hosts The Fighter and the Kid podcast, the BELOW THE BELT with Brendan Schaub podcast, and the King and the Sting podcast.
Brendan Schaub Age
Brendan was born on March 18, 1983, in Aurora, Colorado. He is 39 years of age as of 2022 and will turn 40 years old come March 18, 2023. He celebrates his birthday on March 18 and is a member of the zodiac/ star sign Pisces.
Brendan Schaub UFC
- The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) signed Brendan to fight in the tenth season of The Ultimate Fighter. He won his first match against Demico Rogers in the first round by an anaconda choke submission technique.
- He also won his second match against Jon Madsen. Schaub defeated Jon by a KO punch and went ahead to the semis. He also beat Marcus Jones but ultimately lost in the finals to Roy Nelson.
- Brendan also participated in the UFC Heavyweight division at UFC Live: Vera vs. Jones where he beat Chase Gormley by TKO. He also beat Chris Tuchscherer at UFC 116 by TKO. Brendan beat Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 121 by the judges’ unanimous decision.
- Schaub defeated Mirko Cro Cop at UFC 128 on March 19, 2011, through a KO punch. Nevertheless, Brendan was set to initially face Frank Mir at the event. He got a broken nose in his match against Mirko Cro Cop.
- Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira defeated Schaub at UFC 134 on August 27, 2011 by KO punches. He lost his next match to Ben Rothwell and failed to face Lavar Johnson in his next match after the latter developed a groin injury. However, the duo later faced off at UFC 157 on February 23, 2013, where Brendan won by the judges’ unanimous decision.
- He beat Matt Mitrione at UFC 165 on September 21, 2013, using the D’Arce choke technique. Brendan lost to former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski at UFC 174 on June 14, 2014, by split decision. He lost his final fight at UFC against Travis Browne before announcing his retirement at The Joe Rogan Experience podcast on October 10, 2015.
- Besides fighting, Brendan has also appeared as a commentator and analytic for the Mayweather Vs McGregor boxing match on Showtime.
Brendan Schaub Stand-Up Comedy
- Brendan ventured into stand-up comedy in 2014 after Rogan and Callen advised him to pursue comedy as a profession. Initially in his career, Schaub performed alongside Bryan Callen. The duo also launched the sketch comedy series The Fighter and the Kid 3D on iTunes in 2016.
- He dropped his first solo comedy special; You’d Be Surprised on May 18, 2019. He is also an actor and has appeared in the zombie comedy movie Range 15 and The Tax Collector. He also co-hosted the Grammy Awards, Emmy Awards, Golden Globes, People’s Choice Awards, and Academy Awards while at E! Entertainment news in 2018.
Brendan Schaub College Football
Brendan attended Overland High School, where he played lacrosse for two years and American football for a year. He also went to Whittier College where he played football before transferring to the University of Colorado.
After graduation, the Buffalo Bills signed Brendan but he never got to play. However, he retired from American football in 2007.
Brendan Schaub Family: Dad
Peter Schaub (father) and Debra Schaub (mother) born their son Brendan Peter Schaub and nurtured him in Aurora, Colorado USA. Schaub’s family belongs to mixed/ American-English ethnicity. Details about his parents are rather scarce, however, his dad is American and holds a second-degree black belt in taekwondo while his mom is English.
Schaub spent most of his young years in Chicago, IL alongside his sibling; Jay Schaub.
Brendan Schaub Wife: Girlfriend
Brendan is presently relishing his love life with his fiancé and wife to be Joanna Zanella. Schaub proposed to his long-time girlfriend Joanna Zanella on September 9, 2017, with a dazzling diamond ring. Although the adorable couple has not exchanged their vows yet, they are proud parents of two children; Tiger and Boston. Tiger was born in 2016 while Boston was born in 2019.
Nevertheless, the former UFC wrestler’s relationship has always created a buzz over the internet. As per reliable sources, he dated Ronda Rousey for a while before the duo amicably separated.
Brendan Schaub Net Worth
Brendan Schaub Net Worth is around a staggering US$2 Million in 2020. He has accumulated most of his wealth and riches from his career as a mixed martial artist, comedian, and host.
Schaub is not shy to spend some of his hard-earned cash on exotic products, he currently drives a Porsche 911. Moreover, with the increased sale of his merchandise, Brendan’s net worth will rise inevitably.
Brendan Schaub Height: Tattoos
Brendan measures 6’ 4”/ 1.93 m in height. Moreover, his hair color is brown and his eye color is dark brown. Additionally, he has adorned his body with numerous colorful tattoos. He has covered most of his right arm sleeve with tattoos and a few on his left hand.
Brendan Schaub Weight
Brendan measures 245 lbs. / 111 kg in weight.
People Also Ask
- did Brendan Schaub date Ronda Rousey? Brendan and Ronda Rousey dated briefly in 2014.
- where does Brendan Schaub live? Schaub’s family resides in LA, San Antonio. However, he has not revealed the exact residence of his house.
- who is Brendan Schaub? He is an American mixed martial artist, comedian, and host famous for his time at the UFC and his comedy podcasts.
- how much is Brendan Schaub worth? Brendan Schaub’s Net Worth is around a staggering $2 Million in 2020.