Donald Anthony Cerrone is an American who is known as an American professional mixed martial artist and former professional kickboxer. Donald Cerrone is well known by his octagon name “CowBoy”. Cerrone is holding the 10th position in the official UFC Lightweight ranking as of August 2016 and currently ranked 12 in the official UFC welterweight rankings. Besides UFC, he previously fought a few matches at World Extreme Cage fighting. As the “busiest” fighter in the UFC, he has the record of the most wins in the promotion with 20 wins with the UFC.
|Name:||Donald Anthony Cerrone|
|Age:||36 years old|
|Date of Birth:||29 March 1983|
|Last Weigh-In:||170 lb|
|Born:||Denver, Colorado, United States|
|Pro MMA Record:||36-13-0(Win-Loss-Draw)|
|Current Streak:||4 Win|
|Last Fight:||15 Sep, 2019 in Fight Night 158|
|Head Coach:||Joe Schilling|
|Foundation Style:||Kickboxing, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
Donald Cerrone Background:
Donald Cerrone was born on 29 March 1983 in Colorado, Springs, the United States. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is white (Mexican heritage). Further, his birth sign is Aries and Cowboy is currently 34 years of age.
Cerrone grew up in Denver, Colorado and for his early education, attended Air Academy High School where he began professional bull riding. When he was a child, his parents got separated. For getting separation his parents, he lived with his grandparents. He was determined to have Attention Deficit Disorder as a child.
When Cerrone was 20 years old, he began training in kickboxing and then later Muay Thai. After winning a few kickboxing competitions, Cerrone followed a career in mixed martial arts (MMA).
Cerrone’s Professional Career:
For his professional career in mixed martial arts, Cerrone began his career in Commerce City, Colorado at Freedom Fighters gym and started training with Jon Jones, Rashad Evans, Nathan Marquardt, Keith Jardine, Georges St-Pierre, Leonard Garcia, and Tom Watson.
He made an agreement to fight in the World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC). Later in 2010, all fighters of WEC were transferred to UFC when WEC united with the UFC. He faced Nate Diaz at UFC 141 on 30 December 2011 and lost the back-and-forth fight via unanimous decision. At present, he is one of the supreme players of UFC. February 21, 2016, he faced Tim Means in a welterweight. He is often entitled as the best fighter in welterweight by Dana White.
Lately, Yancy Medeiros was defeated by him on Sunday night’s UFC Austin show in February. He then faced Leon Edwards but ran on to lose the match. On November 10, 2018, he faced Mike Perry at UFC Fight Night: Korean Zombie vs. Rodríguez. He conquered the fight via Submission (armbar) in round one. Similarly, at UFC Fight Night: Cejudo vs. Dillashaw, he defeated Alexander Hernandez and Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Iaquinta vs. Cowboy.
Cerrone’s Personal Life:
For his daunting career, Cerrone has got the right body. He stands at a height of 1.85m. His weight is 77 kg (170 lbs) which is quite proportional to his body. The talented fighter has an admirable reach of 73 inches reach which aids his knockouts.
At present, he is in a relationship with a lovely girlfriend, Lindsay Sheffield. The couple is often caught in public and private place together. However, in the future, Lindsay can be his spouse, but at present, there is no confirm news regarding it. He is cheerful, joyful and decent and enjoying his game and love his girlfriend. Cerrone and Lindsay have a son, Dacson Danger Cerrone, born on June 29, 2018.
Cerrone’s Net Worth:
Donald Cerrone has an estimated net worth of $7 million in 2019, including all of his properties and incomes. Being an MMA fighter, he doesn’t receive a fixed salary, instead gets paid for each match. His total MMA career earnings are reported to be $5,704,800. At present, he earns over $200,000 from his one fight.
Cerrone’s Next Fight:
The UFC champion can build his come back to the polygon on January. eighteen at UFC 246 in an exceedingly welterweight match-up against Donald Cerrone, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN.
“Conor has signed and Cowboy is ready to go,” UFC President Dana White said.It will be simply McGregor’s third fight at welterweight. He two-faced Nate Bartholomeu Dias double at the burden category in 2016, piercing the series.
The thirty one aged McGregor (21-4) remains one amongst the UFC’s most controversial figures, each for his brash and outspoken temperament and his legal history outside of the polygon. McGregor pleaded guilty to punching a person in an exceedingly bar in Gregorian calendar month, paying a fine. he’s additionally being investigated in eire for 2 separate accusations of statutory offence, tho’ he has not been charged.
In the polygon, however, he is long been one amongst UFC’s best attracts and high fighters. Cerrone, 36, is 36-13-0 (1 NC) in his career. He has the foremost wins (23) and finishes (16) in UFC history, tho’ he is ne’er won a title belt. he is additionally lost his last 2 matches, tho’ on name recognition alone, the fight between McGregor and Cerrone ought to be a wonderful draw for the UFC.