Jessica Andrade Net Worth: Interesting Facts, Contract, Salary, Girlfriend, Height, Biography

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Jessica Andrade Net Worth:$1 million (approx.)

NameJessica Andrade
Net Worth$1 million (approx.)
Age25
ResidenceLas Vegas, Nevada
Sources of wealthMMA, Endorsements
Height5 ft 2 in
Nickname“Bate Estaca”
Last updatedApril 2022

Jessica Andrade net worth is around $1 million. Jessica Andrade is one of the top fighters in the UFC.

Jessica Andrade Net Worth
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The fighter has been very successful inside the octagon and has proved to be one of the best woman fighters in the world. Jessica Andrade is a top-ranked fighter who will look to get back the belt she once possessed.

Jessica Andrade Salary:

Jessica Andrade has earned over $1,787,000 in her UFC career, according to The Sports Daily. Her biggest paycheck ($230,000) came from her first fight against Rose Namajunas in 2019. Jessica Andrade Net worth is around $859,590, according to Sportekz.com.

Jessica Andrade Net Worth

Jessica Andrade is one of the top women fighters in the UFC. She currently competes in the women’s flyweight division and is a former women’s strawweight champion. ‘Bate Estaca’ made her UFC debut in the year 2013. As of September 2021, Jessica Andrade is #1 in the UFC women’s flyweight rankings and #6 in UFC women’s pound-for-pound rankings.

Jessica Andrade Biography:

BornJéssica Fernanda da Costa Andrade
September 25, 1991 (age 30)
Umuarama, Paraná, Brazil
Nickname(s)Bate Estaca
NationalityBrazilian
Height5 ft 2 in (157 cm)
Weight125 lb (57 kg; 8 st 13 lb)
DivisionStrawweight (2016–2020), (2022–present)
Flyweight (2020–2021)
Bantamweight (2011–2015)
Reach62 in (157 cm)
Fighting out ofLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
TeamParaná Vale Tudo (2013–present)
RankBlack belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Gilliard Paraná
Years active2011–present

Jessica Andrade was born on September 25, 1991, in Umuarama, Paraná, Brazil, to farmer parents Julio and Neusa Andrade. Jéssica and her older brother Fernando worked at their parents’ plantation fields throughout their childhood until the farm was municipalized, leading to the prohibition of underage labor.

Jessica Andrade Biography
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At the age of 14, Jessica Andrade started working at a fish & pay pond and later delivering medicine for a drug store. Andrade grew up playing soccer and futsal, aspiring to become a professional soccer player.

Jessica Andrade succeeded well and eventually got offered to play for a São Paulo club, but her parents forbade her from moving. During school, Andrade started training judo and shortly afterward, in 2011, jiu-jitsu.

Jessica Andrade career:

MMA Debut

Jessica Andrade made her professional MMA debut on September 6, 2011, in Brazil. Jessica Andrade managed to extract 8 wins out of 10 matches in Brazil before going to Russia for ProFC 47: Russia vs. Europe in Rostov-on-Don In Russia, she won against Milana Dudieva via submission.

UFC Debut 

Jessica made her UFC debut as the replacement to Cat Zingano against Liz Carmouche on The Ultimate Fighter. The was the first time two openly gay fighters were going head to head in the UFC In the second round, Jessica lost to Cat via TKO.

However, Jessica Andrade bounced back in her second fight. She won against Rosi Sexton via dominant unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 30 on October 26, 2013. Later, Andrade won against Raquel Pennington, and newcomer Larissa Pacheco, but lost against Marion Reneau. In July 2015, she won against Sarah Moras but lost against Raquel Pennington in September 2015.

Finally, in October 2015, Jessica Andrade moved to the Strawweight division. She won against Jessica Penne via TKO on June 2016. Recently, she won against Joanne Calderwood via submission on September 10, 2016, at UFC 203

‘Bate Estaca’ joined the MMA powerhouse in the summer of 2013. Her debut fight was a losing effort against the veteran Liz Carmouche. After that, Jessica Andrade went on a winning streak before fighting Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the strawweight strap. Jessica Andrade fell, but persevered and earned a shot at the gold once more.

On this occasion, Jessica Andrade knocked out Rose Namajunas in the second round at UFC 237 to ascend to the top of the division. This win earned her the Fight of the Night and Performance of the Night award.

One of the most talked-about fights was her bout with Zhang Weili, where Jessica Andrade was defending her title for the first time. She lost the fight via first-round technical knockout at UFC Fight Night: Andrade vs Zhang.

Then Jessica Andrade fought at UFC 251 where she suffered a split decision defeat to ‘Thug Rose’. In her bout against Katlyn Chookagian, Andrade won the fight via technical knockout and won the Performance of the Night award.

Her last fight was a title bout against the current UFC flyweight champion, Valentina Shevchenko, at UFC 261, where she lost via T/KO in the second round. Now, Andrade will step inside the octagon against Cynthia Calvillo on September 25, 2021, at UFC 266.

Jessica Andrade holds a 12-7 record in UFC.

Jessica Andrade Fighting Style:

Andrade is one of the few fighters in the UFC who is just amazing with her raw strength. She is one of the most physically imposing women in the division.

Her brawling style is one of the most powerful in the sport. Andrade possesses incredible strength and sharp techniques which have aided her to reach the list of top women fighters in the UFC.

Jessica Andrade Achievements:

‘Bate Estaca’ is undoubtedly one of the best female fighters inside the octagon. The fighter’s achievement list is huge and overwhelming. The Brazilian fighter is a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Furthermore, Andrade holds an amazing MMA record of 21-9-0.

Jessica Andrade holds the record for the second-most stoppage wins in UFC women’s strawweight division. She also holds the record for the most knockouts in the strawweight division. ‘Bate Estaca’ has claimed four ‘Performance of the Night’ and ‘Fight of the Night’ awards each.