Kevin Holland who goes by the full name of Kevin Alan Holland is a well-known professional mixed martial artist. He at present is associated with the middleweight division and fights for the UFC (United Fighting Championship). He has been in this professional career since the year 2015. Kevin Holland has competed for “Legacy Fighting Alliance”, “King of the Cage” and “Bellator MMA”. He is ranked fourteenth in the middleweight ranking.
Birth, Career, Net Worth of Kevin Holland
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Birth, Nationality, Parents
Kevin Holland aka Kevin Alan Holland was born on the 5th November of the year 1992. So, is 28 years old presently. He was born in Riverside in the State of California in the United States. This makes him a citizen of the USA. Unfortunately for us, nothing is known of his parents or there is no information out there on the world wide web.
Kevin was apparently brought up in three places before beginning his career at the age of 16; California, Rancho Cucamonga and in Canada, Ontario. He started his training when he was just only sixteen years old and was a great fan of Georges St-Pierre. Seeing the UFC 100, he went head over heels in love with it. It was on his visit to his father in Philadelphia.
Kevin Alan Holland’s Career
Kevin Holland has a long career starting off at the age of sixteen and now being twenty eight years old, it is well into his twelve years in this profession and still so young has some more years left in him.
Dana White’s contender series 9 featured Holland. On June 12, 2018, he challenged Will Santiago and won by unanimous decision. Despite his victory, Holland was not granted a contract on the program, but he was called in to face Thiago Santos at UFC 227.
Holland made his UFC debut against Thia Santos at UFC 227 on August 4, 2018. He was defeated by unanimous decision. His next bout was against John Phillips on November 24, 2018 at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Ngannou 2. He won the fight through submission in round three, thanks to a rear-naked choke.
On March 30, 2019, at the UFC on ESPN, Holland faced Gerald Meerschaert. He won the bout by unanimous decision. He subsequently faced Alession Di Chirico at Fight Night 145 on June 22nd, 2019. He was victorious by unanimous decision.
Holland then faced promotional newcomer Joaquin Buckley at UFC Fight Night 174 on August 8th, 2020, and won by technical knockout in the third round. This victory earned him the title for Performance of the Night. He went on to defeat Darren Stewart in a split decision at UFC Fight Night 178 on September 19, 2020.
Now, Kevin Holland was set to meet Makhmud Muradov, who was filling in for the injured Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night 181 on October 31, 2020. Muradov was pulled from the bout after testing positive for Covid-19, and he was replaced as a promotional newcomer by Muradov. Holand won the fight in the first round after his opponent verbally surrendered after sustaining a neck injury as a result of a smash. This resulted in him receiving another Performance of the Night Award.
On April 10, 2021, Holland fought Marvin Vetton, who was filling in for an injured Darren Till at the UFC on ABC 2. This was his second major competition in three weeks. He set a new record for the quickest time between big events.
Despite a few blows that injured Vettori, Holland was dominated for the remainder of the bout and lost by unanimous decision. As a result, with one fight remaining on his contract, he signed a new one. A multi-fight agreement with UCF. Holland then faced Kyle Daukaus at UFC Fight Night 193 on October 2, 2021. After an unintentional headbutt, the fight finished in a no contest.
Kevin Holland’s Net Worth
Kevin is a professional mixed martial artist with a net worth of about 2.5 millin dollars. The fighters received a fighting purse of $50,000 per fight with awards and Holland has been in this fighting career for twelve years now.