Jussier Formiga Net Worth
Facts of Jussier Formiga Net Worth
|Date of Birth:
|1984 April 14
|39 years old
Jussier Formiga Net Worth: $364,000
Jussier da Silva (Jussier Formiga) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist with an estimated net worth of $364,000. Accounting his previous year’s collection, he collected $364,000 in 2015 and $280,000 in 2014. Similarly, he gain $208,000 as his net worth in 2013 and $182,000 in 2012.
Before the Big Fame
Jussier made his first debut on MMA on November 9, 2008 at Shooto: Brazil 9. He won his first debut against Michael Willian Costa via split decision. Unlike others, he had to go couple of hurdles in his fight. He made an upset victory over Shinichi “BJ” Kojima via unanimous decision in the event Shooto: Revolutionary Exchanges 1: Undefeated. The plan was to do rematch with Kojima for Shooto Bantamweight Championship but Kojima vacated the championship complicating the future of Jussier with the organization.
He gain huge recognition as he was ranked as the number one Flyweight in the world and fought Alexandre Pantoja. Pantoja who was unbeaten as a Flyweight champion was defeated by Jussier by unaminous decision and defended his South American shooto championship. Before heading towards the UFC, he signed four-fight exclusive contract with California-based Tachi Palace Fights. He won the bout against Danny Martinez and Mamoru Yamaguchi and lost the fight against Ian McCall.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Silva made prominent win against John Dodson at UFC on FX 5 on October 5, 2012. He finishes the match with TKO in the second round. Accounting his professional win, he win his second match against Chris Cariaso via unanimous decision at UFC on FX 8. Formiga later bouts were significant while it not only gain recognition but also helped him to earn big. Though he lost the match at UFC Fight Night 28 against Joseph Benavidez, he later came back with several wins. He defeated Scott Jorgensen, Wilson Reis and Dustin Ortiz. He won his latest match against Dustin Ortiz via unanimous decision. We will see him fighting more in coming years. According to the latest news from UFC, it has been confirmed that he will be facing Sergio Pettis at UFC Fight Night 103. The match is schedule to be held on the date January 15, 2017.