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Vladimir Matyushenko – Wiki, Bio, Age, Wife, Net Worth

Vladimir Matyushenko Wiki,Biography, Net Worth
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Vladimir Matyushenko is a 51-years-old Belarusian Wrestler from the Belarus. his estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read his life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

Vladimir Matyushenko Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of Vladimir Matyushenko was born on 4 January 1971 in Belarus. let’s check out the Vladimir’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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Matyushenko has a son named Roman who also trains MMA. He married Stella Junqueira Rangel in 2011 after the UFC fighter Summit. They had a daughter, Sasha Junqueira Matyushenko, in 16 November 2015.


Matyushenko faced Joey Beltran on 11 April 2014, at Bellator 116. Despite winning the first two rounds, he lost the fight in the third round due to submission. Matyushenko retired from MMA competition following his loss to Beltran.


He was also a two-time National Junior College champion at Lassen College, winning the 177–184 lb weight class in 1996 and the HWT weight class in 1997, before moving on to the University of Nevada, graduating with a degree in Health Science in 1999.

Matyushenko faced Ryan Bader on 26 January 2013, at UFC on Fox 6. He lost the bout via submission in the first round and was subsequently released from the promotion.

On 18 April 2013, it was announced that Matyushenko had signed a contract to compete for Bellator and would compete in a non-tournament fight this year.

Matyushenko was set to make his Bellator against former Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Christian M’Pumbu at Bellator 99 in the main event. However, on 18 August 2013, it was announced that M’Pumbu had a hand injury and would be replaced by Houston Alexander. Matyushenko won the fight via unanimous decision.


Matyushenko was expected to face returning veteran Matt Hamill on 22 September 2012, at UFC 152. However, Matyushenko was forced out of the bout after suffering a partially torn Achilles tendon while training, and was replaced by Roger Hollett.


Matyushenko faced Jason Brilz on 30 April 2011, at UFC 129. He won the fight via KO at 0:20 into the first round, the second fastest knockout win of his career.

Matyushenko was expected to face Alexander Gustafsson on 6 August 2011, at UFC 133. But Matyushenko had to pull out of the fight due to Injury and was replaced by Matt Hamill.

Matyushenko/Gustafsson ultimately took place on 30 December 2011, at UFC 141. Matyushenko lost the fight via TKO in the first round.


Matyushenko was expected to face Steve Cantwell on 2 January 2010, at UFC 108, but Cantwell pulled out of the bout for undisclosed reasons. Since there was no time to find a suitable replacement, the bout was called off.

Matyushenko next faced Eliot Marshall on 21 March 2010, at UFC Live: Vera vs. Jones. Matyushenko won a split decision victory (30–27, 28–29, 30–27).

Matyushenko was defeated by light heavyweight prospect, Jon Jones on 1 August 2010, in the main event of UFC Live on Versus: 2. Matyushenko was taken down by Jones early in the first round, where Jones achieved the crucifix position and rained down elbows on Matyushenko forcing the referee to stop the fight.

It was announced in August 2010 that Matyushenko signed a new four-fight contract with the UFC and was expected to face Jason Brilz on 13 November 2010, at UFC 122. However, Brilz was forced out of the bout with an injury and replaced by Alexandre Ferreira. Matyushenko defeated Ferreira via first-round TKO after achieving a mounted position and landing a flurry of punches and elbows.


After the financial collapse of the International Fight League, Matyushenko participated at “Affliction: Day of Reckoning” pay-per-view event on 24 January 2009, in Anaheim, California at the Honda Center, and lost to Antônio Rogério Nogueira by TKO in round 2

He defeated Jason Lambert by unanimous decision at Call to Arms I on 16 May 2009, at Citizen Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California.

Matyushenko returned to the UFC on 19 September 2009, at UFC 103 and defeated Igor Pokrajac by unanimous decision (30–27, 30–27, 30–27).


Matyushenko made his IFL debut by defeating Dwayne Compton. He fought under the Tokyo Sabres camp under body builder Ken Yasuda He then defeated Justin Levens by TKO and Aaron Stark also by TKO. In his next appearance Matyushenko beat Tim Boetsch via unanimous decision. Matyushenko defeated Alex Schoenauer by unanimous decision on 3 November 2007, becoming the first ever light heavyweight champion in the IFL.


Matyushenko is an accomplished freestyle wrestling athlete who competed for both the Soviet Union and Belarus. He was a Soviet and Belorussian National Wrestling Champion. At 90 kg, he won a silver medal in the 1994 European championships, and placed 11th in the 1994 World Championships. He utilized his wrestling background extensively in his fights.


Vladimir Vladimirovich Matyushenko (Belarusian: Владимир Владимирович Матюшенко , Uladzimir Uladzimiravič Maciušenka; born 4 January 1971) is a retired Belarusian mixed martial artist. A professional from 1997 until 2014, he competed for Bellator MMA, the UFC, Affliction, Jungle Fight, and is the former IFL light heavyweight champion, where he was a member of Ken Yasuda’s Tokyo Sabres.

BirthName, Nickname, and Profession

So first, let’s take a look at some personal details of Vladimir, like name, nickname, and profession.

Real NameVladimir Vladimirovich Matyushenko

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021)51 Years
Birthplace Byelorussian SSR
Date Of Birth4 January 1971
Hometown Byelorussian SSR
Food HabitsNot Available

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Height, Weight, And Body Measurements

Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
In Meter: not available
In Feet: not available
Weight205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
In Pound: not available

Vladimir Matyushenko Personal Life, Spouse, Wife

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BrotherNot Available
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Marital Statusnot available
Wifenot available
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Vladimir Vladimirovich Matyushenko Net Worth

The Vladimir Vladimirovich Matyushenko Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.)$80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.)$4 million- $6 million USD

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