Paige VanZant is a professional fighter, author, and dancer who grew up in Oregon. She also hails from the United States. Her mother and father had a dance studio, and it was there that she first became interested in the art form and spent the next thirteen years honing her skill. Paige has appeared on a number of different shows in addition to having a successful career in mixed martial arts.
VanZant made her official mixed martial arts (MMA) debut in the year 2012 in the state of Texas at the conclusion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship of Warriors.” There, she defeated Jordan Nicole Gaza. She is the author of the book “Rise: Surviving the Fight of My Life,” which she wrote. The book focuses on how Paige overcome challenging situations in her life, such as being the victim of sexual abuse and being bullied. Fans and other mixed martial artists respect Paige for how hard she works. In this article, we’ll talk about her private life and her husband.
Know About Paige VanZant’s Husband, Austin Vanderford
Paige Is happily married to his husband Austin Vanderford. He is also a Mixed Martial Artist, just like Paige. He is currently a purple belt under Fabiano Scherner and has a contract with Bellator. “The Gentleman” has a perfect 11-0 record in MMA as a professional. His last fight was at Bellator 259 against Fabian Edwards. Vanderford won by unanimous decision.
Vanderford grew up in Santa Rosa, California. He began wrestling when he was five years old and has been an NAIA All-American and a National Champion. Fans of the UFC may have seen Vanderford when he beat Angelo Trevino in Dana White’s Contender Series in 2018. Austin Vanderford started out in combat sports as a wrestler and is now one of the most popular stars at Bellator MMA. In his MMA career, he has won 11 fights and lost only one, to Gegard Mousasi. Paige VanZant and her husband Austin Vanderford have often been in the news.
Inside Paige And Austin’s Relationship
It’s not easy to find a partner who also has a same career, but Paige got lucky in 2017 when MMA fighter Austin Vanderson came along. After going out for a while, Paige and Austin got engaged in January 2018. The couple got married in a quiet ceremony, and the next day, they posted pictures of the big day on Twitter. Paige VanZant told Ariel Helwani in an interview how Chael Sonnen set her up with Austin.
“That is true, and Chael was one of the people who wanted the wedding to happen,” “I don’t know if he was trying to set us up, but he said, ‘Hey, there’s an extra seat, sit next to your teammate.’ I knew about him because we were sometimes on the map together, but we sat next to each other and I tricked him into going out to eat afterward,” Austin Vanderford told MMADigest about his side of the story, “Chael kind of helped out and set us up on a date-type thing, and the rest is history.” Even though not much is known about their marriage, it is clear from their social media posts that they are still together. They haven’t had a child yet.