Cris Cyborg

Cris Cyborg is a Brazilian-American mixed martial artist with a net worth of $28 million. She is currently a regular competitor at Bellator MMA and Women’s Featherweight Championship titleholder. Read to know Cyborg’s net worth, salary, earnings, husband, age, and other related information.

About Cris Cyborg:

Contrary to many athletes, Cyborg did not learn martial arts in her childhood. She did not get training in fighting in her early teens. Instead, she was a national-level handball player for Brazil. She got many scholarships for her handball play during her college time. She got noticed and considered for MMA because of her successful handball play.

The Brazilian star became a professional in the year 2005 at the age of 19. Her first fight was against Erica Paes. Cyborg lost her first fight, but this did not make her any less enthusiastic.

Though the start was poor, she did not lose hope, and then the rest is history. Her records speak volumes of her skills as a great fighter. She is the only MMA fighter who holds a Grand Slam title. She is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest female MMA fighters of all time.

Cris Cyborg has been fighting on the regional level for the longest time by any women fighter. Her active fighting status started in 2005 and is still going on well. She is also the former Strikeforce and UFC women’s champion. She is currently fighting in Bellator, where she has won the featherweight title by 3-0.

The 36-year-old fighter is among those few female fighters who made women’s MMA a popular thing. Along with her, Gina Carano and Ronda Rousey were also among the pioneers of female MMA fighting. At present, she is the Women’s featherweight championship titleholder at Bellator MMA. She earned the title first in 2020, defeating Julia Budd. Following this, she had 4 successful title defense fights.

Cris Cyborg’s Net Worth:

Cyborg’s net worth is $28 million in 2023. She has earned around $4 million from her professional career. On average she earned $500,000 from each bout when participating under the Ultimate Fighting Championship banner. After shifting to Bellator it came down to $250,000. But her pay grade gradually increased back to $500,000 following her title achievement.

Cyborg’s Endorsements:

The female MMA star also made various endorsement deals with brands. Her sponsor list includes brands like Fusion Labs, Reebok, Dunkin’ Orange County, and Air Asia. She earns about $5 million per year.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Cristiane Justino Venâncio
Nickname Cyborg
Profession Mixed Martial Arts
Style Muay Thai, Boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Stance Orthodox
Born July 9, 1985
Debut 2005
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 145 lb (66 kg)
Age 37
Birthplace Curitiba, Brazil
Religion Christian
Nationality Brazilian-American
Net Worth $28 million
Marital Status Married
Father name Jurandir Venâncio Justino
Mother name Bersima G.A. Moraes
Salary $5 million
Twitter Handle @criscyborg
Instagram Handle @criscyborg

Cyborg’s Husband:

Cris Cyborg is engaged to Ray “Magical” Elbe. Elbe is a former professional mixed martial artist. In the welterweight division, he has a professional record of 23-11. The couple got engaged in 2017 but aren’t married yet. Cris was previously married to Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos. Santos is also a professional mixed martial artist.

Cris Cyborg and Ray Elbe

Her Age:

Cyborg was born on July 9, 1985, in Curitiba, Brazil. At present, she is 37 years old.

Her Height and Weight:

The Brazilian-American female martial artist has a height of 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) and she weighs 145 lb (66 kg). She is currently competing and holding a title in the featherweight division of Bellator MMA.

Her Nickname:

The 36-year-old is famous by the name of Cyborg in the media and among her fans.

Cris Cyborg’s stats:

Professional Mixed Martial Arts Record

Category Win Loss
Knockout 20 1
Submission 1 1
Decision 5 0
No Contest 1

Professional Kickboxing Record

Category Win Loss
Knockout 2 0
Other 0 1

Career Achievements

Event Achievement Year
ADCC World Championship Bronze 2009
World Jiu-Jitsu Championship Gold 2011, 2012

Career Titles

Title Year
Strikeforce Women’s Featherweight Championship 2009
Invicta FC Featherweight Championship 2013
UFC Women’s Featherweight Championship 2017
Bellator Women’s Featherweight Championship 2020

Career Stats: 2022 YTD

Category Stats
Significant Strikes Landed per Minute 7.28
Significant Striking Accuracy 52%
Significant Strikes Absorbed per Minute 2.25
Significant Strike Defense 64%
Avg Takedowns Landed per 15min 0.66
Takedown Accuracy 55%
Takedown Defense 94%
Avg Submissions Attempted per 15min 0.4

Cris Cyborg Top 5 Knockouts

FAQ about Cris Cyborg:

What is Cris Cyborg’s Net Worth in 2023?

Cyborg’s net worth is over $28 million in 2023.

Is Cyborg Married?

No. Cris Cyborg is engaged to Ray Elbe.

How Tall is She?

She is 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) tall.

How Old is She?

The professional MMA competitor is 37 years old.

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.


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