Dillon Danis is an American mixed martial artist from New Jersey. He is currently at war online with Ben Askren.
Dillon Danis and Ben Askren Twitter war
Ben Askren was traded from One Championship to the UFC and immediately after that, he began a verbal attack on his fellow fighters. Bill who is a One championship title holder and former Bellator. Bill had joked on Twitter:
“I’ll fight any Welterweight in the World, except @sarjncharg.”
Dillon tweeted in response:
He, however, decided to delete the tweet soon after writing and posting it. Ben wrote:
“No I’d fight you but you suck too much for any promoter to even consider the idea.”
He further said:
“Ha ha ha ha little boy @dillondanis gets roasted, deletes the tweet and runs away with his til between his legs.”
Dillon Danis and his childhood wiki
Dillon was born on 22 August 1993 in New Jersey in the USA. He has an American nationality and his ethnicity is not known. There is no information revealed about his parents, siblings, or any other family members. He had a street fight while he was studying in school and at age 15, he decided to start learning jiu-jitsu. He joined the Jamie Cruz’ academy situated in New Jersey for it.
Dillon had revealed that he was not a strong teenager and could barely do more than one pushup. His fellow trainees were all adults and hence Dillon also began to learn wrestling at the Parsippany Hills where his coach was Jason Lodato. He also did trips to Marcelo Garcia’s academy in NY. At age 19, he shifted his base to NY and joined Marcelo Garcia’s academy. He got many wins and he received his black belt on 13 April 2015.
Dillon Danis and his career
Dillon was offered to become the coach and main grappling training partner of Irish MMA Conor McGregor. Dillon was a great star there and his name and fame soared when there was a match with Nate Diaz. But it led to him becoming more voiceful and rude on the social media and this led to Marcelo Garcia severing his ties with him. Marcelo stated that he did not want a bad boy image person to be associated with the academy.
Dillon Danis and his achievements and net worth
In 2016 he was IBJJF Pan American No-Gi Champion and also New York Spring Open Champion. He was also declared the IBJJF Boca Raton International Open Champion in 2015. In 2014, he was UAEJJF Abu Dhabi World Pro Champion (2014 brown). He has several such championships on his name. He used to fight in the Peso Medio weight category and his favorite position was kneebar. He has a net worth of $ 100k.
Dillon Danis-love life
Dillon has gained popularity due to his profession and there is not much revealed about his personal romantic life. He has never been seen in a public area with a girlfriend and he is not known to be married. He has no children. He is probably single or in a secretive relationship.
Dillon Danis is active on Twitter and Instagram where he has a huge fan following. His Instagram has 689.1k followers. His height is 6 feet and his weight is 80 kg. He has brown hair and eyes.
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