Ronda Rousey’s husband, Travis Kuualiialoha Browne, is a mixed martial artist of American descent. The 38-year-old has an array of skills up his sleeve, ranging from Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and Catch wrestling.
Travis competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship under the Heavyweight division. Here, he has showcased his potent abilities by accruing awards such as ‘Fight of the Night’ (which he received twice) and the ‘Victory Fighting Championship.’
Furthermore, his knockout moves have received recognition as he has received the award ‘Knockout of the Night’ four times. Learn interesting facts about Travis Browne in this review.
Who is Ronda Rousey’s Husband, Travis Browne?
Travis Browne is a Hawaiian native from Honolulu, USA, who majors in professional fighting. Browne’s mother is European-American while his father is primarily from Hawaii, thus gaining him his moniker, Hapa, which means ‘mixed blood.’
— Travis Browne (@travisbrowneMMA) July 5, 2016
Fascinatingly, unlike most MMA fighters, Travis was introduced to martial arts a lot later in life. His first experience in the field occurred when he was 26 years old whereby, he picked up Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Later he winded up indulging in boxing and made his professional debut within the following year.
Initially, Travis had centered his heart on basketball. While attending high school in San Diego, Ronda Rousey’s husband won the 2000 Coastal North League Player of the Year. He pursued his passion in the sport when he proceeded to join Palomar College.
After discovering his love for fighting, Travis abandoned his basketball career and carved out a new path in mixed martial arts.
His career began over a decade ago when he was recruited to fight in small organizations such as ‘Bellator Fighting Championships,’ ‘Gladiator Challenge’ and ‘King of the Cage.’ Browne made quite a name for himself in these matches after winning nine consecutive bouts.
His obvious knack in the sport gained him recognition, and in March 2010, one year after his MMA career took off, Travis was signed by UFC. Browne won against James McSweeney via TKO in the fourth minute of the first round in his official debut.
Ronda Rousey’s husband continued to wow his fans with his winning streak. His hard work was not without merit as he received honors such as ‘Submission of the Night.’ Soon, he became a household name, especially because of his famous KO deliveries.
Browne’s career began to decline, however, from 2016. Travis lost successive fights, which led to Dana White, the UFC boss, implying that he should retire.
After Dana’s weighty statement, the incredible Hapa never fought in UFC again. Still, fans cannot help but reminisce Browne’s KO heydays.
How old is Travis Browne?
Ronda Rousey’s husband, Travis Browne, was born on July 17th, 1982, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. As of this year, Travis is 38 years old. Browne has managed to rise above his father’s dark cloud of alcoholism and gang involvements.
Travis lost his father on the year he turned ten years old. His remarkable achievements have undoubtedly made his single mother proud.
His Net Worth and Source of Income.
Travis Browne has generated a significant amount of money from his fighting career in the UFC. During his UFC 145 tournament, Browne faced Chad Griggs in the ring and emerged victorious. He went home with a salary of $24,000 that night.
In 2013, Travis accrued a total of $96,000 from his matches. Even during his losses, Browne still managed to earn salaries of up to $50,000. He is reported to have accrued quite a lot from his art.
Ronda Rousey’s husband sells merchandise on Fanatics. Moreover, Browne publishes paid posts on his Instagram account, which has garnered 275,000 followers so far.
Both these ventures are reported to be amassing a handsome amount of money. Travis Browne’s net worth is $1 million. Similarly, his wife Ronda Rousey’s Net Worth is estimated to be $13 Million.
Her relationship with Ronda Rousey.
Travis Browne has been married thrice in his lifetime. He initially tied the knot with Erin Browne in 2001 and had two sons with her, Kaleo and Keawe. As that particular relationship did not work out, Travis and Erin wound up divorcing eight years later. He moved on to marry Jenna Renee Webb in 2015.
Browne’s fans were in for a shock as Jenna shared disturbing images on Instagram. These photos showed several bruises distributed on her body. Webb claimed that Travis had allegedly hit her.
Consequently, Travis was withdrawn from the UFC’s International Fight Week events as an investigation was carried out. However, a while later, UFC decided to pull back Travis in the event after finding ‘inconclusive evidence’ regarding the matter.
This report upset Webb, who publicly announced that she would press charges against her husband at the time. The couple divorced on bitter grounds in February 2016.
By 2015, Travis began dating Ronda Rousey, a former MMA fighter and renowned wrestler, actress, and author.
Their relationship flourished, and two years later, Browne arranged a throat hitching waterfall proposal in New Zealand that blew his girlfriend’s mind.
Four months after this spectacular surprise, Ronda walked down the aisle to meet her new husband. The memorable occasion took place in the beautiful state of Hawaii.
The two are currently happily married and raising their two sons in Hawaii.
Take a look at Tavis Browne’s social media activity.
In a world where using technology is akin to breathing air, a celebrity’s social media platforms can narrate a story about who they are. Travis has 275,000 followers on his Instagram account and uses this platform to stay grounded with his fans.
A glimpse on his page will tell you instantly that Ronda Rousey’s husband has a humor bone given his array of meme posts.
Scrolling down, you will discover his devotion to inspiring his fans through motivational quotes. Moreover, you will easily spot the support he showed for the ‘Black lives matter’ movement. Additionally, Browne is a big fan of dogs and bulls.
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Travis uses his account to market varied fitness products, which generate a significant amount of income.
His love for his family is on full display, as shown through plenty of his frozen moments with them.
Travis Browne publicly shared his gory operations experiences. He underwent surgery to fix his foot and ankle problems a while back.
Travis disclosed the parts which doctors cut out of him (chunks of meat, fat, and muscle) during the procedure. Fans empathized with this difficult ordeal and showed their support through varied social media platforms.
During this time, netizens fueled the rumor mill with their talk of Browne’s death. The rumors, however, were quickly dispelled by Travis’ photos that indicated he was in full recovery.
Travis Browne’s Wiki-Facts.
|Full name||Travis Kuualiialoha Browne|
|Date of Birth||17th July 1982|
|Place of Birth||Honolulu, Hawaii, USA|
|Net worth||$1 million|