Santiago Ponzinibbio is an Argentine professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight division. His estimated net worth is $1.5 million.

Here we bring you Santiago Ponzinibbio’s net worth, salary, earnings, career, MMA record, girlfriend, and more.

Santiago Ponzinibbio’s Biography and Career

Santiago Ponzinibbio was born on September 26, 1986, in La Plata, Argentina. He was born to parents of Italian heritage. Santiago started training in kickboxing at the age of 13.

Quickly, he fell in love with mixed martial arts. He traveled to Brazil to train in mixed martial arts.

MMA Career

Santiago Ponzinibbio made his professional MMA debut in 2008. He competed in various regional MMA promotions.

The “Argentine Dagger” went 18-1 before getting his first contract for the UFC. Ponzinibbio made his UFC debut in November 2013, losing his debut fight against Ryan LaFlare.

Currently, the Argentine MMA fighter competes in the UFC welterweight division. The 36-year-old has an 11-5 UFC record.

From Dec. 2015 – Nov. 2018, the UFC welterweight fighter won 7 fights in a row, beating the likes of Neil Magny, Mike Perry, and Gunnar Nelson.

Ponzinibbio knocked out Alex Morono in December 2022 at UFC 282, being named the UFC Performance of the Night. He is a three-time UFC Performance of the Night.

Santiago Ponzinibbio is scheduled to face Kevin Holland at UFC 287, on April 8, 2023, in a welterweight bout on the main card.

Santiago Ponzinibbio’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

In 2023, UFC welterweight fighter Santiago Ponzinibbio’s estimated net worth is $1.5 million. His primary sources of earnings are his fight purse and incentives.

Ponzinibbio’s estimated base salary is close to $75,000, for a fight, depending on his UFC contract, the event, and the opponent.

For knocking out Alex Morono at UFC 282, he received over $200k payouts ($75k base salary, $75k win bonus, and $50k UFC Performance of the Night bonus).

Ponzinibbio has earned approximately $300k post-fight bonus money from UFC, being a three-time UFC Performance of the Night and a three-time UFC Fight of the Night.

Moreover, he earns a considerable chunk from endorsements and brand promotions.

Personal Info

Full Name Santiago Ponzinibbio
Nickname Argentine Dagger
Date of Birth September 26, 1986
Birth Place La Plata, Argentina
Nationality Argentine
Age 36
Height 183 cm (6 ft)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg)
Reach 73″
Division Welterweight
Promotion UFC
MMA Record 29-6
Net Worth $1.5 million
Base Salary $75,000 (approx.)
Relationship Status Unknown
Instagram @sponzinibbiomma


Santiago Ponzinibbio’s relationship status is unknown. The UFC welterweight fighter prefers to keep his love life away from the spotlight. Ponzinibbio seems to be single.


Born on September 26, 1986, he is 36 years old.

Height and Weight

He is 183 cm (6 ft) tall and 180 lb. He competes in the UFC welterweight division.

MMA Record

[As of March 26, 2023]

Total Fights 35
Wins 29
Lost 6
Win by KO/TKO 16


What is Santiago Ponzinibbio’s Net Worth in 2023?

In 2023, his estimated net worth will be $1.5 million.

Where is he from?

He is from La Plata, Argentina.

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