Know About Urijah Faber; Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Family!

Urijah-Faber
Published Date: 08 Feb, 2019 Updated date: 08 Feb, 2019

Urijah Christopher Faber a.k.a Urijah Faber is amongst the few to have an impeccable career in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. And nothing could be more blissful to the former to soon enjoy his parenting role with his girlfriend.

Urijah Faber won the WEC Featherweight Championship in 2006, which was held by World Extreme Cagefighting in Lemoore, California. He was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame as a part of the Modern-era wing after his retirement on July 6, 2017.

Urijah Faber’s Bio: Parents, Family and Measurements

Urijah Faber was born as Urijah Christopher Faber on 14 May 1979 to parents Theo and Suzanne Faber in Isla Vista, California. His father is of Dutch and mother is of Italian, English and Irish descent. He grew up along with older brother, Ryan and a younger sister named Michaella Tastad in Lincoln, California.

After pursuing high school education, he earned his graduation from the University of California  with a bachelor’s degree in Human Development.

Urijah who stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches and his muscular body weighs 135 lbs.

Career And Net Worth

Urijah made his professional MMA debut on 12th November 2003 where he defeated Poes Manne by a guillotine choke at 1:22 of round 1. He defeated Eben Kaneshiro to win the King of the Cage Bantamweight Championship in 2004. In 2006, he defeated Cole Escovedo and won the WEC Featherweight Championship, keeping the title for more than two years.

Urijah defeated Charlie Valencia at the King of the Cage Bantamweight Championship in May 2016. (Video Source: YouTube)

He founded Team Alpha Male in 2004 which trains primarily out of Ultimate Fitness located in Sacramento, California. He released book that involves his personal journey named The Laws of the Ring in 2012.

Faber has earned remarkable amount of prize and earnings which made his net worth of $8 million. He is also a local investor in the NBA team, Sacramento Kings, and the USL team Sacramento Republic FC.

Soon To Be Married, Expecting Child From Girlfriend

Faber has been enjoying the committed relationship with his girlfriend Jaslyn. The couple has been dating since 2017 and does not feel bashful to share the glimpse of their sound relationship on their social sites.

The couple is yet to get married but they are soon to be enjoying the family life with the arrival of new member.

On the occasion of Christmas Eve 2018, Urijah, aged 39 shared the joyous news of expecting child from his girlfriend Jaslyn through his social sites.

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Urijah Faber is expecting a baby from Jaslyn, his girlfriend of more than a year. (Picture Source: Urijah’s Instagram)

They also held a baby shower party on 14th January 2019 in front of close family and friends. The due date to baby Faber is in March 2019.

Some Interesting Facts About Urijah Faber

  • His sister Michaella Tastad was critically injured in a car accident after finishing Black Friday shopping at the Roseville Galleria in November 2011.
  • He also has a passion for real estate and construction and loves working with his contractor father.
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