Dillon Danis

Dillon Danis

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Updated On June 20, 2022

Dillon Danis is a martial artist from America known for his amazing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu techniques. Dillon Danis has currently signed with Bellator MMA.

Early life

On August 22, 1993, Dillon Danis was born in New Jersey, United States. As of now, Dillon is 28 years old. According to the nationality, Dillon is an American. His birth sign is Leo. And, he follows Christianity. Dillon has kept his family behind the curtains. So, the names of Dillon’s parents and siblings are not known. Dillon is well educated and has completed his education. But, the details about his academic background are not revealed.


Dillon Danis started training Jiu-Jitsu at the age of 15. It was due to a street fight at his school where he was managed to pull off a choke. He was very young to take the decision but felt right to join the fight game. Additionally, he joined Jaime Cruz’s academy in New Jersey. Dillon was very weak during his teenage. He found it very weak to do a single push-up too.

Dillon worked very hard on himself. Moreover, he also added wrestling to his workload. He joined Parsippany Hills with coach Jason Lodato. In the academy, Danis went through the Jiu-Jitsu belt system. And, also added trips to Marcelo Garcia’s academy at the age of 17. Dillon Danis became a professional Jiu-Jitsu athlete at the age of 19.

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Caption: Dillon Danis with his fellow fighter. Source(Instagram)

Later, he decided to move to New York and trained at Marcelo Garcia’s academy. Dillon worked hard and worked so badly on himself. Finally, his dedication paid off when he won the sport’s most prestigious tournament academy in 2014. On April 13, 2015, Danis got the black belt. Later, Dillon was invited to become a coach, in 2016.

He became a grappling training partner of Irish mixed martial arts. Therefore, he becomes one of the biggest stars of the camp. And, Dillon also started to become more voiceful in his social media. In April 2017, the bad boy stigma led coach Mwecelo Garcia to served ties with Dillon Danis. Later, claimed this was not the image he wanted to have associated with his academy.

Net worth

Dillon Danis has been a renowned MMA fighter. He has worked very hard from a young age to get into the current spot. Thus, Dillon’s source of earning is his MMA career. Undoubtedly, Danis has been earning a hefty amount of money. The estimated net worth of Dillon Danis is $750,000 US dollars. Danis has been living a lavish and luxurious life.

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Caption: Dillon Danis clicking a photo with his car. Source(Instagram)

Personal life

Dillon Danis dated savannah Montano previosuly. She is a model, entrepreneur, and Instagram sensation. They have been posting photos of each other on their accounts. There is no information on how did the couple met each other’s and started dating. Currently he seems to be dating but his girlfriend name is not revealed yet.

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Caption: Dillon Danis with his ex-girlfriend. Source(Instagram)

Rumors and controversies

Dillon Danis got in controversy due to his Twitter beef with American martial artist Ben Askren. Khabib attempted to dropkick Danis, during the McGregor vs Khabib fight. It was after the fight was over. Additionally, Dillon was also suspended from Marcelo Garcia Jiu-Jitsu Gym. Due to which he again became part of the controversy. Currently, Dillon has managed o stay away from controversies and rumors.

Body measurement

Dillon Danis is very tall and good-looking. Dillon stands 5 feet 11 inches tall (180 cm). And, Danis’s weight is around 77 kg (170 lbs). Additionally, his body measurement is 40-32-35 inches respectively. He has 15.5 inches biceps size and wears a shoe size of 9 US. Dillon has dark brown eye color and black hair color.

Social media

Dillon Danis is active in an Instagram account name @dillondanis with 1.3 million followers. Likewise, in his Facebook account, her has 122k followers. Danis joined Twitter in November 2008, with the account name @dillondanis. Now, he has 196.7k followers.