Evan Tanner net worth: Evan Tanner was an American blended martial arts fighter who had a net worth of $400 thousand. Evan Tanner was born in Amarillo, Texas in February 1971 and handed away in September 2008. Tanner was the primary American to win the Pancrase Neo-Blood event in Tokyo. He held the UFC Middleweight Championship and received his first championship after defeating Heath Herring at USWF 7. He would later defeat David Terrell to win the UFC Middleweight Championship at UFC 51. Tanner made his skilled MMA debut defeating Mike Kennedy in April 1997. He misplaced to Tito Ortiz for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship in February 2001. After beating Terrell for the Middleweight Championship, he misplaced the belt in his subsequent battle after the physician stopped his battle towards Rich Franklin. Tanner took a dust bike into the desert and deliberate on tenting. His bike ran out of fuel and temperatures within the desert have been at 118 levels. Evan Tanner’s physique was found by a Marine helicopter and he handed away on September 5, 2008 at 37 years previous.