Joaquin Buckley Biography

Joaquin Buckley

Quick Facts Of Joaquin Buckley

Celebrated Name Joaquin Buckley
Age 26 Years
Nick Name New Mansa
Birth Name Joaquin Buckley
Birth Date 1994-04-27
Gender Male
Profession MMA Fighter
Nationality American
Place Of Birth St. Louis, Missouri
Birth Nation USA
Ethnicity African-American
Race Black
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Girlfriend Sarah Reger
Children 2
Net Worth $100,000 - $1 Million
Source of Wealth Fighting Career
Body Build/Type Athletic and Muscular
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 185 lbs
Reach 185 cm
Career Start 2014
Famous For His knockout of Impa Kasanganay on 11 October 2020.
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Hair Style Short
Religion Christianity
Horoscope Taurus
Record 12-3 (As of November 2020)

Joaquin Buckley is an American mixed martial artist. He is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship, where he fights in the Middleweight division. He previously fought in the welterweight and catchweight divisions in several promotions, Shamrock FC, Bellator MMA, and Legacy Fighting Alliance. He compiled a 10-2 record before signing to UFC. As of November 2020, he has compiled a professional record of 12-3. 

He has over 90.2k followers on his Instagram @newmansa94. 

What is Joaquin Buckley Famous For?

  • Fights in the Middleweight division in the UFC.
  • His knockout of Impa Kasanganay on 11 October 2020. 

Where is Joaquin Buckley From?

Joaquin Buckley was born on 27 April 1994. His birth place is in St. Louis, Missouri in the United States. He holds an American nationality. He belongs to African-American nationality. His race is black. His zodiac sign is Taurus and his religion is Christianity. Information about his parents, siblings, early life, and education is not available at present. It will be updated soon. 

Joaquin Buckley KO

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Joaquin Buckley UFC

  • Joaquin Buckley started his MMA career in 2014. 
  • He fought in several promotions, Shamrock FC, Bellator MMA, and Legacy Fighting Alliance. 
  • He made his welterweight debut on 13 September 2014 against Wesley Sullivan. He won the fight via TKO. 
  • He compiled a 5-0 record before making his Catchweight debut on 24 June 2016. 
  • He made his Catchweight debut against Chris Heatherly at Bellator 157: Dynamite 2. He won the fight via knockout. 
  • He is most noted for his fight with Logan Storley in 2018. 
  • He faced Storley at Bellator 197 on 13 April 2018. He lost the fight via unanimous decision. 
  • He compiled a 2-0 record in Legacy Fighting Alliance before signing with the UFC. 
  • Before signing with the UFC, he compiled a 10-2 record. 
  • He had made his middleweight debut at LFA 76 against Chris Harris on 13 September 2019. He had won via TKO. 
  • He made his UFC debut against Kevin Holland on 8 August 2020 at UFC Fight Night 174. He lost the fight via technical knockout in round three. 

Joaquin Buckley fight

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  • He was scheduled to fight Abu Azaitar at UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen on 11 October 2020. However, Azaitar pulled out of the bout due to undisclosed reasons. 
  • Impa Kasanganay replaced Azaitar. Buckley defeated Kasanganay via knockout. 
  • He earned his first Performance of the Night bonus. 
  • Buckley faced Jordan Wright at UFC 255 on 21 November 2020. 
  • He defeated Wright via knockout in the second round. 

Joaquin Buckley Height

Joaquin Buckley stands at a height of 1.78 m i.e. 5 feet and 10 inches tall. He has a body weight of 185 lbs i.e. 84 kg. He has an athletic body build. He has a reach of 76 inches. His sexual orientation is straight. His eye color is dark brown and his hair color is black.  

Joaquin Buckley wife

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Joaquin Buckley Girlfriend

Joaquin Buckley is not married. However, he is not single. He is in a relationship with a girl named Sarah Reger. No information about when they started dating is available. He has two children with his partner. More details about his personal life will be updated soon. 

Joaquin Buckley kids

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Joaquin Buckley Net Worth

Joaquin Buckley earns from his professional career as an MMA fighter. He fought in several promotions before signing with the UFC. He compiled a 10-2 record in Shamrock FC, Bellator MMA, and Legacy Fighting Alliance before signing with the UFC. He earned his first Performance of the Night bonus after he knocked out Kasanganay at UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen in October 2020. The majority of his income comes from contracts, bonuses, and endorsements. His net worth is estimated below $1 million at present. 

Did You Know?

  • He represents Finney's HIT Squad.
  • Buckley's KO of Kasanganay went viral on the internet and generated over 65 million views and 83 million impressions for the UFC.
  • Rapper Kanye West used the footage of Buckley's KO to promote the release of a new song.