Cris Cyborg
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Cris Cyborg is a Brazilian-American MMA fighter who is well known for her aggressive fights in the ring. Read the full article to know Cris Cyborg’s net worth, age, salary, and height.

Contrary to many athletes, she 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.

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 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 MMA a popular thing. Along with her, Gina Carano and Ronda Rousey were also among the pioneers of female MMA fighting.

Cris Cyborg’s details

Full NameCristiane Justino Venâncio
NicknameCyborg
BornJuly 9, 1985 

Curitiba, Brazil

Debut2005
Height173 cm
Weight66 kg
Age36
BirthplaceCuritiba, Brazil
ReligionChristian
NationalityBrazilian-American
Net Worth$28 million
Marital StatusMarried
Father nameJurandir Venâncio Justino
Mother nameBersima G.A. Moraes
Salary$5 million
Twitter Handle @criscyborg
Instagram Handle@criscyborg

Her Age 

Cyborg is a 36-year-old experienced fellow and is among the pioneers of women MMA fighting. Her skills are still unmatchable.

Cris Cyborg’s Net worth and Salary

Cyborg remained the most eminent female fighter for over a decade. She accumulated a lot of money through her fights and prize money. Her net worth is estimated to be about $28 million. She has also made various endorsement deals with brands like Fusion Labs, Reebok, Dunkin’ Orange County, and Air Asia. She earns about $5 million per annum.

Cris Cyborg MMA
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Height

The Brazilian native has a tall height and a perfect physique for fighting. She is 173 cm tall.

Nickname

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

Recent News about Cris Cyborg

What an absolute onslaught from Cris Cyborg in the Bellator 271 fight against Sinead Kavanagh. The fight ended in a knockout win for Cyborg. She defended her Bellator MMA women’s Featherweight title comprehensively. The victory came for the Brazilian champion in the first round. The fight ended in a blink of an eye when the Irish-born fighter received two brutal right hands and fell. Her fans are over the moon with her splendid victory.

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