Amanda Nunes (Mixed Martial Artist), born on May 30, 1988 in Pojuca, Bahia, Brazil. Amanda Nunes's age 30 years & Zodiac Sign Gemini, nationality Brazilian (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is Multiracial. Let's check, How Tall is Amanda Nunes?
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Amanda Nunes Height
5 Feet 8.5 Inches (173.99 cm)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||5 Feet 8.5 Inches|
|Height (in Centimeters)||173.99 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||61 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||134.48 lbs|
Amanda Nunes Body Measurements
Amanda Nunes's full body measurements are 36 inches (91.44 cm) - 34D - 27 inches (68.58 cm) - 35 inches (88.9 cm) .
|Measurements||36-27-35 inches/ 91.44-68.58-88.9 cm|
|Bust Size||36 inches (91.44 cm)|
|Waist Size||27 inches (68.58 cm)|
|Hips Size||35 inches (88.9 cm)|
Bio And Wiki
Amanda Nunes is one of the most famous and trending Mixed martial artist in whole world right now. Amanda Nunes was born on May 30, 1988 in Pojuca, Bahia, Brazil. She was born as Amanda Lourenço Nunes, but best known as Amanda Nunes.
Family, Childhood, and Education
Her father’s name is Sindoval Nunes and mother name is Ivete Nunes at this time. She has a sister named Vanessa Nunes. She started training karate at the young age of four. After that, Nunes started boxing as well when she was just 16-year-old. She trained under Ryan Franco (Brazilian jiu-jitsu Black Belt) to improve her skill in wrestling. But there is no information about her educational qualification on the internet.
She made her professional debut on March 8, 2008, at Prime MMA Championship 2. She faced Ana Maria and was defeated by armbar submission in the first round. Nunes had won five straight fights, all by knockout prior to making her Strikeforce debut on January 7, 2011. The following year she fought at Invicta FC 2. Nunes rose to limelight after she made her Octagon debut against Sheila Gaff at UFC 163 on August 3, 2013, in Brazil. She won the fight via TKO in the first round. Until 2016, Nunes appeared in 6 UFC events and won 5 of them. She then went to become the first gay Bantamweight Champion in UFC history on July 9, 2016, after she defeated Miesha Tate. Nunes became widely known after he won the fight against MMA superstar Ronda Rousey in the main event at UFC 207.via TKO due to punches 48 seconds into the first round. Since then she has been successful to defend her title over 5 times until 2019. Further, Nunes knocked Cyborg out in 51 seconds of the first round to become the new UFC Women’s Featherweight Champion on December 29, 2018, at UFC 232. Which made her the first woman in UFC history to hold championship belts in different divisions simultaneously. This win also earned her the Performance of the Night award.
Awards and Achievements
She has had a very successful career in mixed martial arts. She has been able to win multiple Championships and accomplishments. Among the awards that she has been able to receive include: Ultimate Fighting Championship. She does hold UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship. She was also awarded the Equality California.
Relationship/ Affairs And Boyfriend/ Husband
She has never hidden the fact that she is a lesbian. She is one confident lady who does not care how people think about her. She has dated Nina Ansaroff. Nina is also a UFC fighter. Nina has been able to compete in the strawweight division. She has done so for the past four years. Nunes has admitted that her relationship with Nina has helped inspire her success.
Amanda Nunes Net Worth And Salary
As of 2020, the estimated Amanda Nunes's net worth is $52 million USD. His net worth consists of earnings from post sponsorships and brand endorsements. Nunes salary as of 2020 is $3.6 million per year.
Social Media Profile
He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. He has more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram, around 735k followers on Facebook and more than 354k followers on Twitter.
Trivia: Amanda Nunes Facts
* She was introduced to Judo by her older sister.
* She lost in a first round submission during her MMA debut on March 8, 2008.
* She wanted to become a soccer player and her mother believed that getting in sports would do something about her habit of getting regularly in fights.
* She stepped on the path that would lead to MMA career after getting fascinated with capoeira, which is an amalgam of dance and fight that was brought to Brazil by slaves.
* She is the first openly gay UFC champion and being the first champion from Brazil.
After losing her third UFC fight against Cat Zingano at UFC 178, she was so disappointed that she considered returning to Brazil.
* During her struggling UFC days, she used to live in such a bad neighborhood that she and her girlfriend had to keep a licensed weapon handy at all times and people used to get in a fight for a chicken egg.
* She defeated Miesha Tate for the UFC Women's Bantamweight Championship in 2016, becoming the first openly gay champion in UFC history.
* She began dating UFC fighter Nina Ansaroff in 2014.
Now she ranked in the list of most popular Brazilian mixed martial artist.Read Full Biography Wikipedia