Whether she’s winning over the fans or battling it out with Paige VanZant, Rose Namajunas has been a force to be reckoned with in the ring. As a former UFC fighter, she’s a tough competitor that everyone has to watch in the upcoming fights. She also has an adoring fanbase that has supported her throughout her career. Here’s a brief look at her background and her current engagement to Pat Barry.
There is no question that Rose Namajunas is a talented mixed martial arts fighter. She has won multiple titles and awards in her professional career. Aside from fighting, she also excels in other extracurricular activities. Whether she is performing, modeling, or writing, she is one of the best.
In her early years, Namajunas’ life was full of sadness. Her father, who was a wrestler, died of pneumonia when she was sixteen. Eventually, she found a way to get through her troubles by training in MMA.
She began training in Taekwondo at age four, and later studied karate and jiu-jitsu. She also attended the Milwaukee High School of the Arts and was a member of the wrestling team.
After a successful amateur career, Namajunas made her professional debut at the UFC on January 5, 2013. Her first fight saw her defeat Emily Kagan in a unanimous decision. Then, she went on to defeat Joanna Jedrzejczyk, who had never lost in the UFC.
Rose Namajunas is one of the greatest women’s strawweight fighters of all time. She is currently ranked no.2 in the UFC’s strawweight division. Her net worth is expected to increase significantly over the next several years.
When Rose first joined the UFC, she had beautiful golden locks. However, she decided to cut her hair to improve her training. Since then, she has sported a shaved look for the majority of her career.
During her shaved appearance, Rose was nicknamed “Thug Rose”. In addition to fighting in the UFC, she also has an endorsement deal with Monster Energy.
In addition to her MMA career, Rose Namajunas has been a model and has done a variety of extracurricular activities. This includes piano lessons and karate. Despite her many accomplishments, she remains humble.
Currently, she is engaged to longtime partner Pat Barry. The two have faced many ups and downs throughout their relationship.
Engagement to Pat Barry
Rose Namajunas and Pat Barry have been dating for quite some time now. They have been seen together by the octagon side at numerous occasions. Some of these occasions include the Joe Rogan Experience and the UFC.
These two are household names in the UFC. In fact, their relationship is a good example of what a true ‘power couple’ looks like.
Both Rose and Pat have faced some hurdles during their relationship. Their love story actually started in a hopeless place. The couple first met when they were both in their teens. It was a love match that has lasted a decade.
Despite the long slog, they are now engaged. They have been known to have fun together. That may be why they are planning to get married.
Rose Namajunas has a height of 5’5 inches and weighs 52 Kg. She is of Lithuanian descent. Her net worth is currently unknown.
Fight with Paige VanZant
A new MMA division, the strawweights, is coming to the UFC. It will feature women who are both underdogs and bright young prospects. The winner will earn a shot at the UFC strawweight championship.
Rose Namajunas is a former strawweight champion who is a contender for the title. Her record is 6-1 and she’s ranked third in the division. She’s defeated Angela Hill and Alex Chambers. But she lost to Carla Esparza last December in the inaugural 115-pound bout.
She’s been training under the Team Alpha Male program with Urijah Faber. It’s a solid wrestling team, and they are also known for excellent conditioning.
Paige VanZant is a young fighter who has been promoted by the UFC. She’s only 23 years old, but she already has a 4-2 UFC record. As a result, she’s being hyped as the next Ronda Rousey.
The 21-year-old VanZant was originally pegged as a potential big star due to her blonde hair and cute face. She also has a strong work rate. When it comes to fighting, she seems to have the drive to beat any opponent in the division.