Last updated on August 25th, 2023 at 08:25 am
Facts About Cris Cyborg
|Celebrated Name||Cris Cyborg|
|Age||37 Years Old|
|Nick Name||Cris Cyborg|
|Birth Name||Christiane Justino Venancio|
|Profession||Mixed Martial Artist|
|Place Of Birth||Curitiba|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Famous For||Martial Artist, UFC|
|Marital Status||Married but Divorced and Engaged|
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
Cristiane Justino Venâncio, popularly known to be Cris Cyborg is a Brazilian-American mixed martial artist who is currently signed to Bellator MMA. Cyborg is the former UFC, Strikeforce and Invicta FC World Featherweight Champion. Cyborg rose to fame after she won the Strikeforce title in 2009. She is #15 in official UFC pound-for-pound rankings as of 2019.
UFC Champion Cris Cyborg Is About To Get Signed In "Largest Contract In Women's MMA History" By Bellator
The shocking news and headline of MMA, has been none other than the UFC champion, Cyborg after it was released that Bellator and Scott Coker are about to sign Cyborg ina multi-year, multi-fight deal ever that MMA history ever had for women as announced on September 3, 2019. Cris is supposed to be the strongest player among all the women in MMA history of all time.
What is Cris Cyborg Famous for?
- Cris Cyborg is famous as the strongest UFC champion, Mixed Martial Artist(MMA) fighter.
When was Cris Cyborg Born?
Cris Cyborg was born on July 9, 1985, in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. Her birth name is Cristiane Justino Venâncio. Her nationality is Brazilian, she also has got American citizenship. Cyborg belongs to Latino ethnicity while Cancer is her zodiac sign.
Cyborg was born to Brazilian parents. She was raised along with her brother named, Rafael Justino.
Cyborg was interested in sports since her childhood. She was even a national-level team handball player in Brazil before he got discovered by Rudimar Fedrigo, a Chute Boxe Academy trainer.
Later on, Cyborg started her career in Mixed Martial Arts(MMA) and he got trained under Rudimar Fedrigo, Chute Box Academy.
How is Cris Cyborg Popular In Among the People: Professional Career?
- Cyborg came up to fame and publicity as soon as she started her professional career as an MMA fighter.
- Cyborg began her career at Chute Boxe Academy, where she was taken as one of the toughest women in the academy.
- She made her first United States MMA debut fight against Shayna Baszler during "EliteXC: Unfinished Business" on July 26, 2008.
- Cyborg earned a BJJ Purple Belt under her jiu-jitsu instructor Cristiano Marcello in 2009.
- She signed to fight for Strikeforce on February 27, 2009, and renewed it again on August 25, 2011.
- On February 15, 2013, Cyborg signed a multi-fight deal with Invicta Fighting Championships.
- She signed a contract with the American MMA promotion, Ultimate Fighting Championships in March 2015.
- She won her debut match against Blue belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Leslie Smith at the UFC.
- Cyborg then won another match at the UFC 214-Cormier Vs. Jones 2" for the vacant UFC Women's Featherweight Championship on July 29, 2017.
- Cyborg's most famous match was against Holly Holm at the "UFC 219- Cyborg Vs Holm" on December 30, 2017.
- Cyborg defeated former Invicta bantamweight champion, Yana Kunitskaya at UFC 22 on March 3, 2018.
- She won the match against Felicia Spencer on July 27, 2019, at UFC 240 in the co-main event.
- On September 3, 2019, it was announced that cyborg had signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA.
Some of Cyborg's Championships and Accomplishment
- UFC Women's Featherweight Championship
- Strikeforce Women's Featherweight World Championship
- Invicta FC Featherweight World Championship
- Female Fighter of the Year for 2009 and 2010.
- 2013 Featherweight of the Year
- Female Featherweight of the Year for 2009 and 2010.
Who is Cris Cyborg Dating/ Married: Personal Life?
Cris Cyborg was married to Evangelista Santos. Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos is also an MMA fighter. She adopted his nickname "Cyborg". The couple first met during a training session at the Chute Box Academy.
Later, in 2005, the couple got officially married. However, their relation couldn't last long and they divorced in December 2011.
Then after, Cyborg started dating Ray Elbe. Elbe is also an MMA player, who has been a four-time MMA Champion and BJJ Black Belt. The couple is now engaged and has adopted a baby girl who is 12. They got engaged in 2017.
Currently, Cyborg along with her family resides in San Diego, California, USA. She got a naturalized U.S. citizen since 016.
How much is Cris Cyborg Worth?
The martial artist, Cyborg has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Considering the hard work that Cyborg has put on in her career, Cyborg has managed to amass a great fortune around $255,000 as an MMA fighter.
Cyborg has great earnings through her career as an MMA fighter.
Cyborg earned $122,500 in "UFC 198" and $132,500 in "UFC Fight Night". In 2017, she earned around $820,000 in the UFC match. Furthermore, she earned a total of around $1,040,000 in 2018.
Cyborg also has got a brand new Porsche luxury car worth of $286,000.
How tall is Cris Cyborg?
The 34 aged, Cyborg has a well maintained athletic body physique. With her day-to-day workout routine, she has an incredibly tough muscular fame. Cyborg stands tall with a height of 5 feet 8 inches. She has a body weight of around 145 lbs. Cyborg has a shoe size of 7.5(US) while 6(US) is her dress size.
Talking about her outer looks, Cyborg has a fair complexion with light brown hair and dark brown eyes.