The name of his father and mother are Yoshizo Machida and Ana Claudia. Lyoto is happily married to Fabiola Machida and has two children.
He started learning karate and fighting skills at the age of 3 which indicates the enthusiasm and burning desire towards this game. He earned the black belt at the age of 13 and started to learn boxing at 16. Machida took part in many tournaments in his earlier life and won many of them including the Pan American Karate tournament. Machida begins his professional career under the management and support of Legendary boxer and MMA Antonio Inoki in Japan. In his debut match, he conquered against Kengo Watanabe. This win boosted his confidence, and then he signed the Ultimate fight club(UFC). He followed up his win against Stephan Bonnar in the second match of the UFC turned out to be a huge upset as it was the first-ever lost for the Bonnar. He did the same with UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin in front of 40,000 people.
The net worth of Lyoto Machida is $4 billion. He has many training academies, and of course, his salary plays an important role in boosting up his net worth. The names of his team are a Blackhouse, King MMA, and Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy. Machida uses to admire Yoshizo Machida Antonio Inoki, Wallid Ismail, his teachers, and always said that too I was nothing before I met them all. He ranked 3rd in Dan black belt karate and Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. He played a total of 29 matches and won 22 of them, nine by knockouts two by submissions and 11 by decisions.