Michael Bisping who is an English mixed martial artist currently competes in middleweight division of Ultimate Fighting Championship. In addition to that, he is also the former Cage Rage Light Heavyweight Champion as well as The Ultimate Fighter 3 Light Heavyweight Tournament winner. As of 8th October of the year 2015, he is ranked at number 7 in the official UFC middleweight rankings. In early 2006, he was featured on UFC’s The Ultimate Fighter reality TV series as the contestant training under Tito Ortiz.
He is the native of Nicosia, Cyprus. He came into this world on 28th February of the year 1979 which has now made him reach at the age of 36. Michael is a very tall guy with the towering height of six feet and two inches that is 188 cm. His weight has been listed as 185 lbs that is 84 kg. Michael was born on British Military base and he was raised up in Lancashire, United Kingdom. There, he started training Jujutsu when he was 8 years old. In the year 1994, he competed as the amateur in Britain’s first no holds barred competition, a precursor to the modern MMA called Knock Down Sport Budo.
When he was 18, he decided to abandon the martial arts training for pursuing real life. After less than a year, he began to get trained in the boxing, karate as well as kickboxing on advice of Allan Clarkin. He enjoyed a short but a successful kickboxing career. Later, he made his professional mixed martial arts debut at the Pride & Glory 2: Battle of the Ages on 4th April of the year 2004 taking 0:38 submission victory over Steve Mathews. His first UFC loss came at the UFC 78 on 17th November of 2007 against Rashad Evans.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Michael has already got married. He is married to his wife named Rebecca. The couple also has three children together with each other. His third child was born just before he set off to USA for the final preparation in the fight against Dan Miller. He also has family around the globe including in Ireland, Germany, Scotland, England, and United States.
At present, he is residing in Orange County, California with his family. Besides that, to get more details about his shots, gloves and other activities, it can also be found in various of the sources and as he is active in different social media, he can also get connected through the Instagram and Twitter account.