Marlon Moraes

Marlon Moraes 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Marlon Moraes is one of the known names in the UFC's bantamweight division. As of September 2021, he sits at #6 in the UFC bantamweight rankings. The Brazilian MMA fighter is also a former WSOF Bantamweight Champion. Furthermore, he competed at Shooto: Brazil and the XFC before making his UFC debut.

Marlon Moraes: UFC Career

'Magic' made his UFC debut against Raphael Assuncao at UFC 212 in 2017. He started his career with a loss via a split decision. He then went on to fight big names like Aljamain Sterling and Jimmie Rivera.

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His fight against Cory Sandhagen was held on October 10, 2020, at UFC Fight Night 179, where he lost the bout via a second-round technical knockout. The Brazilian's last fight was with Rob Font at the final UFC Fight Night event for 2020, where he again lost via technical knockout.

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 11: (R-L) Marlon Moraes of Brazil punches Cory Sandhagen in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside Flash Forum on UFC Fight Island on October 11, 2020 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Now, Moraes will step inside the octagon against Merab Dvalishvili on September 25, 2021, at UFC 266. He holds a record of 5-4 in his UFC career.

Marlon Moraes: Fighting Style

The Brazilian MMA star is unstoppable inside the octagon. His Muay Thai style of fighting is extremely dangerous and has helped him dominate his opponents. His grappling and striking techniques are flawless and have helped him rise to compete for the vacant UFC bantamweight title.

Marlon Moraes: Achievements

'Magic' holds an amazing record of 23-8-1 in his MMA career. His list of achievements is phenomenal as well. The Brazilian is a black belt in Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Moraes also holds records in the World Series of Fighting, where he reigned as the bantamweight champion. These include most consecutive title defenses and most wins in title bouts. Furthermore, he has claimed three Performance of the Night awards in the UFC.

Marlon Moraes: Net Worth and Salary 2021

As per The Sports Daily, Moraes has estimated MMA career earnings of over $2,298,500. His biggest paycheck ($225,000) came from his fight against Jose Aldo in 2019.

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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 18: In this handout image provided by UFC, (L-R) Opponents Marlon Moraes of Brazil and Rob Font face off during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at UFC APEX on December 18, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

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 NicknameMagic
Age33
Born04-26-1988
NationalityBrazilian
ResidencePalm Beach Gardens, US
Height5'6"
Reach67"
Leg Reach37"
Weight/Division 135 lbs / Bantamweight
 MMA Record23-8-1
Active Win Streak0
Net WorthNA
EndorsementsNA
Marital Status/Wife Name Married/Izabella Santiago

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