Ian Heinisch Biography

(Mixed martial artist)

MMA Ian Heinisch is married.

Relationship Facts of Ian Heinisch

  • Ian Heinisch is married to Joni Qualm.
  • He does not have any kids as of now.
  • Ian Heinisch is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Ian Heinisch?

Ian Heinisch’s relationship status is married. He exchanged vows with his longtime girlfriend, Joni Qualm. His wife, Joni is a medicine specialist plus a registered nurse. Back in 2015, she won the title of Miss Rodeo Nebraska.

The couple often spends time with each other and shares their pictures on their social media handles. Recently in Nov 2019, they holidayed in New York.

Who is Ian Heinisch?

Ian Heinisch known as The Hurricane is an American mixed martial trained by Marc Montoya. Ian is with team Factory X. He competed in the Middleweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Recently in Dec 2019, Ian fought against Omari Akhmedov at UFC 245 which he lost.

Ian Heinisch- Birth Age, Family, Education

Ian Heinisch was born on Aug 5, 1998, in Denver, Colorado, the United States of German descent. His parents divorced during his school time.

Ian was homeschooled but has attended wrestling classes. Then he went to North Idaho College, Idaho but left that college.

Early Life

At an early age, Ian started to take part in wrestling matches. he has won Colorado state high school championship. When his parents were separated, he started to sell ecstasy pills. To avoid jail, Ian moved to Amsterdam after getting the bail.

But he again started to do drug tracking from South America to Spain. One of the officers caught him with 1 kilo of cocaine and was sentenced to jail in the Canary Islands. After getting released Heinisch went to New York.

Ian Heinisch- Career, Winnings

Ian transformed his life after jail sentences. He kept his focus on wrestling. In 2015, Ian started to fight professionally. He defeated Gabriel Checco and became interim middleweight champion in promotions like Sparta Combat League and Legacy Fighting Alliance.

Ian Heinisch
Caption: Ian Heinisch fight night (Source: USA Today)

He also defeated Justin Sumter in Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series in June 2018. So in the same year, Ian signed a contract with UFC.

Then on November 17, 2018, Ian fought against Cezar Ferreira at UFC Fight Night: Magny vs. Ponzinibbio which he won. In 2019, he won against Antônio Carlos Júnior but he lost a fight with Derek Brunson.

Till now, Ian has faced 16 matches in which he has won 16 and lost 3 matches.

Ian’s Net Worth, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

As per sources, the median income for an MMA fighter (UFC) is $68,500 whereas the average income of UFC fighters was $138,250.

Height, Weight

He has grey eyes and brown hair. His height is 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 84 kg.

Social Media

Ian is active on social media. He has around 2.3k followers on Facebook, 2.4k on Twitter, and 11.6k on Instagram.

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