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Thomas Paul Aspinall born 11 April 1993, is an English professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Heavyweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). As of 13 March 2023, he is #5 in the UFC heavyweight rankings.
Aspinall started learning Ju Jitsu at the Leigh Self Defense Studio in Leigh, Greater Manchester, at the age of seven, following in his father’s martial arts training footsteps.
Aspinall switched to Brazilian jiu-jitsu after previously practicing wrestling and boxing. With the exception of the black belt, he has won every Brazilian jiu-jitsu belt class at the British Open.
Aspinall developed an interest in mixed martial arts and eventually entered the sport after his father joined Team Kaobon as the jiu-jitsu coach.
Aspinall went from 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) to 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m) in the year after his graduation from high school at the age of 16. This growth caused severe growing pains.
Tom Aspinall nationality
Asoinall was born in Leigh, Greater Manchester in the United Kingdom. He is British.
Tom Aspinall age
Aspinall was born on April 11, 1993, hence he is currently 30 years of age.
Tom Aspinall net worth
Aspinall has a net worth estimated to be about $25,000 to $500,000.
Tom Aspinall height and weight
Aspinall stand at a height 6ft. 5 inches and weighs 117kg.
Tom Aspinall education
As of the time if filing this report, we have no details about Aspinall’s educational background.
Tom Aspinall career
Aspinall returned to professional mixed martial arts after a 2.5-year absence by signing a five-fight contract with Cage Warriors.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship also offered Aspinall a contract, but he declined it because he didn’t feel ready for the company. Following two quick victories in Cage Warriors, he eventually joined the UFC.
Originally, Aspinall was supposed to make his promotional debut on March 21, 2020, at UFC Fight Night: Woodley vs. Edwards, against Raphael Pessoa.
Jake Collier was sent in to fight for injured Pessoa, but the COVID-19 epidemic forced the cancellation of this match.
The pairing was then maintained, and the contest took place at UFC on ESPN 14 on July 25, 2020. In round one, he used a technical knockout to win the match. With this victory, he was given the Performance of the Night prize.
Aspinall was supposed to face Sergey Spivak in his second UFC fight on October 11, 2020, at UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen.
However, Spivak pulled out of the fight for unknown reasons, and Alan Baudot, a promotional newbie, took his place. By way of a first-round technical knockout, Aspinall prevailed.
On February 20, 2021, at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis, Aspinall took on Andrei Arlovski. In round two, he was submitted to win the bout. With this victory, he was given the Performance of the Night prize.
On September 4, 2021, Aspinall and Sergei Pavlovich were scheduled to square off at UFC Fight Night 191. Nevertheless, Sergey Spivak took Pavlovich’s spot on the card in late August after it was claimed that he had visa problems that made it difficult for him to go.
In the first round, Aspinall won by technical knockout. Aspinall received his third Performance of the Night Bonus Award thanks to the victory.
On March 19, 2022, Aspinall and Shamil Abdurakhimov were slated to square off at UFC Fight Night 204. On January 21, 2022, it was revealed that Alexander Volkov will defeat Aspinall.
In round one, Aspinall submitted with a straight armbar to win the match. He was given the Performance of the Night prize for this triumph.
On July 23, 2022, Aspinall and Curtis Blaydes squared off at UFC Fight Night 208. He was unable to continue due to a knee injury and lost the bout via technical knockout 15 seconds into the first round. On July 22, 2023, Aspinall and Marcin Tybura will square off at UFC Fight Night 224.
Tom Aspinall family and siblings
Aspinall was born to Andy Aspinall and his wife. We have no details about his siblings.
Tom Aspinall wife
Aspinall is said to be a married man but no information is known about his wife.
Tom Aspinall children
Aspinall is reported to be a father of three children.
Tom Aspinall religion
Aspinall is a Christian.