Josh Samman Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

Josh Samman
  • Name: Josh Samman
  • Age at Death: 28 years old
  • Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: MMA Fighter
  • Net Worth: US 300 Thousand
  • Status: Deceased

Josh Samman was an American MMA fighter who competed in the middleweight division. He fought in The Ultimate Fighter, and Ultimate Fighting Championship. His professional record consists of 12 wins and 4 losses. 7 wins came by way of knockout and 4 by submission. Samman was born Joshua Kaleb Samman on March 14, 1988 in Tallahassee, Florida. He attended college but never complete a degree.

Samman began training at the age of 16. He worked as a personal trainer before making his amateur debut in 2006. He emerged as a professional in 2007 and won 9 of his 11 matches over the next five years. Samman debut with The Ultimate Fighter in January 2013. He fought as a member of “Team Jones” against “Team Sonnen’.

Samman defeated Kevin Casey via TKO at The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale in April 2013. He bested Eddie Gordon at UFC 181, followed by Caio Magalhaes at The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale. He lost to Tamdan McCrory at UFC on Fox 17, and later to Tim Boetsch at UFC Fight Night 91.

Samman once held the title of World War Cage Fighting Middleweight Champion, and Ubersmash Middleweight Champion. He authored the book, The Housekeeper: Love, Death, and Prizefighting, which details his struggles with drugs and injuries. It also talks about his girlfriend ‘Hailey Bevis’ who died in a car accident in August 2013.

Josh Samman died on October 5, 2016 at the age of 28. His official cause of death was reported as probable drug overdose. Samman was found unresponsive in a Florida apartment on September 29, 2016. He was transported to a hospital where he spent several days in a coma. His death was announced and confirmed with Broward County Office of Medical Examiner and Trauma Services on Wednesday, October 5th. Samman was 6ft 3in tall and had a net worth of $300 thousand. He made upwards of $1.7 million throughout his career as a fighter.

Josh Samman Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Josh Samman Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Joshua Kaleb Samman
  • Birthday: March 14, 1988
  • Place of Birth: Tallahassee, Florida, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: MMA Fighter
  • Years Active: 2006-2016
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $300 Thousand
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: October 5, 2016
  • Cause of Death: Drug Overdose
  • Place of Death: Hollywood, Florida, U.S.
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