Former UFC Double Champ Henry Cejudo Announces Big Personal News for Fans

Published 09/17/2021, 11:04 AM EDT


Henry Cejudo, the former two-division champion of UFC, reveals big news for his fans on the internet. The 34-year-old is officially married to the love of his life and fiance, Ana Karolina.

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‘The Messenger’ proposed to his long-time girlfriend a few months back and announced it on his social media account. The MMA community has been glued to his love life as Cejudo frequently posts about it on his Instagram account.

The retired fighter is finally settling down and starting a family after retirement from combat sports. The American fighter broke the news out on his Instagram by posting a picture with his wife. Furthermore, the couple is also expecting a baby girl soon.

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Cejudo wrote, “You can officially call her Mrs. Cejudo. I look forward to spending the rest of my life with my best friend.”

He added, “I promise to love and I take care of you and our baby, America. Cheers to Mr. and Mrs. Cejudo #married4ever”

Meanwhile, the couple named their baby girl ‘America’ after their home country. Cejudo has represented the United States at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, where he won the gold medal in freestyle wrestling. Hence, the name is a fitting one for his child.

Cejudo retired from professional fighting after successfully defending his title against Dominick Cruz at UFC 249 in May 2020. However, the 34-year-old is always in the talks as he keeps on teasing a comeback and calling out other fighters.

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Will Henry Cejudo make a return to combat sports

The 16-2 record holder, Henry Cejudo is one of the most prominent names in the combat world. He is the former two-division champion of the UFC. However, he hung his gloves after his last fight at UFC 249. Since then, the fight fans are eagerly waiting for his comeback to the octagon.

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Meanwhile, it is not yet official if the 34-year-old will return. However, Cejudo is been calling out not only MMA fighters but also a few boxers and YouTubers.

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It seems like the 34-year-old would love to make a comeback soon. However, he is just waiting for the right opportunity. Until then, Cejudo will focus on the new chapter of his life as a husband and father.

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Do you think Henry Cejudo will return to fighting? Let us know in the comments.

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Afnan Chougle

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Afnan Chougle is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. Besides writing, this Media graduate is an integral part of the digital web stories team for combat sports. Before joining EssentiallySports, Afnan gained valuable experience as an intern at Jiostudios Production House.

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