Junior dos Santos Net Worth: Know his incomes, career, personal life, fights, early life

Junior dos Santos Net Worth: Know his incomes, career, personal life, fights, early life

Facts of Junior dos Santos Net Worth: Know his incomes, career, personal life, fights, early life

Net worth$10 million
Date of Birth:1984 January 30
First NameJunior dos Santos
Last NameAlmeida
NationalityBrazilian
AkaCigano
Age:36 years old
Birth Nation: Brazil
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch

The no. 7 in the official UFC Heavyweight rankings, Junior dos Santos is a mixed martial artist from Brazil. He has the net worth of around $10 million. He is also a former UFC Heavyweight Champion.

Junior dos Santos

What are the earnings of Junior dos Santos? Know about his net worth

6 feet 4-inch tall Brazilian beast has started his MMA career from 2006 and has been able to collect the fortune of $10 million from MMA. Surely, his main source of income is MMA.

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion

Here, we'll be looking at the earnings of dos Santos from different fights:

UFC 90(Oct 25, 2008)= $71,000

UFC 95(Feb 21, 2009)= $14,000

UFC 103(Sept 19, 2009)= $30,000

UFC 108(Jan 2, 2010)= $60,000

UFC Live: Vera vs Jones(Mar 21, 2010)= 120,000

UFC 117(Aug 7, 2010)= $80,000

UFC 131(Jun 11, 2011)= $200,000

UFC on Fox: Velasquez vs dos Santos(Nov 12, 2011)= $285,000

UFC 146(May 26, 2012)= $200,000

UFC 155(Dec 29, 2012)= $400,000

UFC 160(May 25, 2013)= $290,000

UFC 166(Oct 19, 2013)= $130,000

UFC on Fox: dos Santos vs Miocic(Dec 12, 2014)= $310,000

UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs Cerrone 2(Dec 19, 2015)= $410,000

UFC Fight Night: Rothwell vs dos Santos(Apr 10, 2016)= $410,000

UFC 211(May 13, 2017)= $830,000

UFC Fight Night: dos Santos vs Ivanov(Jul 14, 2018)= $415,000

How did dos Santos start MMA Career? Also, know about his career highlights:

To start the MMA career, dos Santos fought professionally in Brazilian fights like Demo Fight, Extreme Fighting Championship, and others. He won six fights and lost only one of them.

Then, in 2008, dos Santos made his UFC debut with a win over Geronimo dos Santos. He won nine consecutive fights in UFC and lost to Cain Velasquez at UFC 155 on December 29, 2012.

dos Santos at UFC

Since then, dos Santos' career has been between alternative wins and loss. He won against Mark Hunt, Stipe Miocic, Ben Rothwell, and Blagoy Ivanov. And lost to Cain Velasquez, Alistair Overeem, Stipe Miocic.

In the MMA career of 24 fights so far, dos Santos has 19 of them, 12 by KO, 2 by submission, and 5 by decision. He has lost 5 of his professional MMA fights.

When and where was dos Santos born? Know about his childhood

Junior dos Santos Almeida was born on January 30, 1984, in Cacador, Santa Catarina, Brazil. He was raised by a single mother. 

Young dos Santos

He started training Brazillian jiu-jitsu at the age of 21 but before that, he also trained Capoeira when he was ten. He also started training boxing after winning jiu-jitsu tournaments.

Is dos Santos married? Know about his personal life also

Junior dos Santos was married to Visana Piccozi in 2013. After having ten years of relationship the couple got separated.

dos Santos and his family

Then, he married Isadora Santos in 2016 and the couple has one child born in 2017.

Do You Know? dos Santos praises Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira as his hero.

Is dos Santos active on social media? Let's check out his accounts

Yes, this Brazilian hero is active on social media as he has posted 2,125 times on Instagram and he has got 850K followers over there.

He Bleeds

Also, on Twitter, he has got 1.35M followers and he has tweeted 8685 times so far. It seems like he loves using social media, doesn't he?


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