Dricus du Plessis is a middleweight fighter in the UFC. He is also a submission expert and has won 9 out of his 15 wins via submission. In addition to this, he has also shown proficiency in knockouts as he has 6 knockouts to his name.
His foundations lie in the kickboxing style of MMA. He is coached by Morne Visser nad has fought in the middleweight and welterweight categories.
|Name||Dricus Du Plessis|
|Birthday||14 January 1994|
|Age||26 years old|
|Height||6 feet 1 inch|
|Weight||170 lbs (77.11 kg)|
|Profession||MMA Fighter in UFC|
|Net Worth||$100,000 to $1 million|
10 Facts About Dricus du Plessis
- Dricus du Plessis has a weight of 170 lbs (77 kg) and has a height of 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm) according to Sherdog. He also has a reach of 75.98 inches.
- Plessis has not revealed any information about his girlfriend or relationships in the media. He might have a girlfriend or partner that he has kept under wraps from the media.
- He is South-African as per his nationality and he is also of Mixed ethnicity. He was born and raised in Hatfield, Pretoria.
- While his net worth is not available in the public media, Sprotekz reports he earns $10,000 per fight and another $10,000 if he wins. His estimated net worth is in between $100,000 to $1 million.
- Similarly, according to other reports he has only disclosed $2,000 of his career earnings.
- He started his career back in 2013 with a win against Tshikangu Makuebo. He had a winning streak of 4 fights in his first 4 professional MMA matches.
- His first loss came against Garreth McLellan and after the loss, he went on an 8 match winning streak.
- He lost the fight against Roberto in 2018 in the 3rd round after facing a barrage of punches.
- Plessis is on a streak of 3 fights. He made his UFC debut on 10th October 2020 and won via a left hook in the 1st round.
- Dricus has made a name for himself in the independent circuit.