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Daniela Castrignano is an Italian taekwondo practitioner who has been competing since the late 1990s. She is a two-time European champion and a two-time World Cup champion. She has also won several medals at the World Championships and the European Championships. Castrignano was born on 11 December, 1980 in Lecce, Italy. She began her taekwondo career in 1997 and has since become one of the most successful Italian taekwondo practitioners. She won her first European title in 2001 and her first World Cup title in 2003. She has since won two more European titles and two more World Cup titles. In addition to her success in taekwondo, Castrignano has also competed in other martial arts, including judo and karate. She has also competed in kickboxing and mixed martial arts. As of 2021, Daniela Castrignano's net worth is estimated to be roughly $1 million.

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Age 42 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 11 December 1980
Birthday 11 December
Birthplace Lecce, Italy
Nationality Italy

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Daniela Castrignano Height, Weight & Measurements

At 42 years old, Daniela Castrignano height is 1.82 m and Weight 67 kg.

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Height 1.82 m
Weight 67 kg
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She is currently single. She is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about She's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, She has no children.

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Daniela Castrignano Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Daniela Castrignano worth at the age of 42 years old? Daniela Castrignano’s income source is mostly from being a successful Practitioner. She is from Italy. We have estimated Daniela Castrignano's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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At the 2007 World Taekwondo Championships in Beijing, China, Castrignano shared bronze medals with Chinese Taipei's Tsui Fang-hsuan in the over-72 kg class after her immediate defeat to local favorite and double Olympic champion Chen Zhong in the semifinals. Castrignano also sought her bid for the 2008 Summer Olympics, but she fell behind France's Anne Caroline Graffe in the quarterfinal match at the European Qualification Tournament in Baku, Azerbaijan.


Castrignano was selected to compete for the Italian squad in the women's heavyweight class (+67 kg) at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. She surpassed Morocco's Mounia Bourguigue with a score of 6–4 in her opening match, but the referee's decision slipped her Olympic gold medal contention in a stunning defeat to France's Myriam Baverel, after the quarterfinal match ended on 8–8 draw. In the repechage, Castrignano salvaged from her quarterfinal loss to slam Canadian fighter and 2000 Olympic bronze medalist Dominique Bosshart at 7–3. Castrignano lost to Brazil's Natália Falavigna in her next bout with a score of 3–6, relegating her to fifth position.


Castrignano started her taekwondo career upon her admission at Team Perulli in Lecce, where she practiced and trained full-time under her personal coach Luigi Perulli. In 1997, she won a gold medal over Great Britain's Joanne Lawrence in the heavyweight class at the European Junior Championships in Patras. Castrignano's sporting career continued to thrive with a silver at the 2000 European Championships and then completed her full set of medals by retrieving the bronze at the 2003 World Olympic Qualification Tournament in Paris, France, which guaranteed her place on the Italian team for her major Olympic debut.


Daniela Castrignano (born December 11, 1980, in Lecce) is an Italian taekwondo practitioner, who competed in the women's heavyweight category. She obtained a total of nine medals in her sporting career, including one Gold and two silvers at the European Championships and a bronze in the over-72 kg division at the 2007 World Taekwondo Championships in Beijing. Castrignano was also selected to compete for the Italian taekwondo squad at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, where she placed fifth in the women's heavyweight category (+67 kg). Throughout her sporting career, Castrignano trained for Team Perulli in her native Lecce under head coach and master Giuseppe Perulli.