MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth 2023. Husband Family Boy Friend Body Measurements Favorites Cars
About MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes
Amanda Lourenço Nunes is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artist.
She was born on May 30, 1988 in Pojuca, a small town outside of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. As of 2023, MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes is 35 Years old.
She is the daughter of Ivete and Sindoval Nunes, she has two older sisters, Valdirene and Vanessa.
MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes currently competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), in which she is the reigning champion of the women’s Bantamweight and Featherweight divisions.
MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes is the first woman to become a two-division UFC champion, and the third fighter in UFC history to hold titles in two weight classes simultaneously, after Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier.
She is also the first and only fighter in UFC history to defend two titles while actively holding them.
MMA Fighter Amanda is widely regarded as the greatest women’s mixed martial artist of all time.
As of June 2, 2020, she is #1 in the UFC women’s pound-for-pound rankings.
MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes is the first openly lesbian champion in UFC history.
Amanda is married to fellow UFC fighter Nina Nunes, who competes in the Strawweight division.
MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes credits her UFC success to their relationship.
On September 24, 2020, her wife gave birth to the couple’s first child, daughter Raegan Ann Nunes.
|Real Name||Amanda Lourenço Nunes|
|Date Of Birth||May 30, 1988|
|Age||35 Years (As Of 2023)|
|Birthplace||Pojuca, Bahia, Brazil|
|Current Residence||Pojuca, Bahia, Brazil|
|Profession||Mixed martial artist (MMA)|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches 173cm|
|Weight||66 Kg 145 lbs.|
|Body Measurement||35-30-36 (32B)|
Family & Relationships
|Siblings||Valdirene and Vanessa|
|Marital Status||In a Relationship|
Favorites Salary & Net Worth
|Net Worth||USD $ 4.5 Million Approx.|
Social Media Accounts
Nunes made her Octagon debut against Sheila Gaff at UFC 163 on August 3, 2013, in Brazil.
She appeared in the film Bruised starring Halle Berry.
She had won five straight fights, all by knockout prior to making her Strikeforce debut on January 7, 2011, at Strikeforce Challengers: Woodley vs. Saffiedine in Nashville, Tennessee.
Defeated Canadian Julia Budd by knockout in just 14 seconds.
Career Of MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes
Early Career: Amanda Nunes was born on May 30, 1988, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. She began her professional MMA career in 2008 and competed in various organizations before making her way to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
UFC Debut and Rise: Nunes made her UFC debut in August 2013. She quickly gained attention for her aggressive fighting style and well-rounded skills. Over the next few years, Nunes faced and defeated several notable opponents, showcasing her striking power and grappling abilities.
Bantamweight Champion: On July 9, 2016, Nunes faced Miesha Tate at UFC 200 for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship. Nunes won the fight via first-round submission, becoming the first Brazilian woman to win a UFC title. Her victory marked a significant turning point in her career.
Dominance and Dual Champion: Nunes’ career reached new heights when she faced Cris Cyborg (Cristiane Justino) on December 29, 2018, at UFC 232. The bout was for the UFC Women’s Featherweight Championship. Nunes stunned the world by knocking out Cyborg in the first round, becoming the first woman in UFC history to hold titles in two weight classes simultaneously.
Continued Success: Nunes successfully defended both her bantamweight and featherweight titles in subsequent fights, solidifying her status as a dominant force in the sport. Her well-rounded skill set, combined with her strategic fight planning, made her a difficult opponent for anyone in her weight classes.
Legacy and Achievements: MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes held a remarkable professional record and had secured victories against some of the biggest names in women’s MMA, including Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, Valentina Shevchenko, and Germaine de Randamie. Her accomplishments included being a two-division champion and her status as one of the pound-for-pound best fighters in the sport.
Mixed martial arts record MMA Fighter Amanda Nunes
|Professional record breakdown|
|25 matches||21 wins||4 losses|
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