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Santiago Ponzinibbio was born on 26 September, 1986 in La Plata, Argentina, is an Argentinian mixed martial arts fighter. Discover Santiago Ponzinibbio's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 36 years old?
|Age||36 years old|
|Born||26 September 1986|
|Birthplace||La Plata, Argentina|
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Santiago Ponzinibbio Height, Weight & Measurements
At 36 years old, Santiago Ponzinibbio height is 183 cm and Weight 77 kg.
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Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Santiago Ponzinibbio Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Santiago Ponzinibbio worth at the age of 36 years old? Santiago Ponzinibbio’s income source is mostly from being a successful Fighter. He is from Argentinian. We have estimated Santiago Ponzinibbio's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2023||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2023||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2022||Pending|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Fighter|
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Ponzinibbio was expected to face Kamaru Usman on May 19, 2018 at UFC Fight Night 129. However, on April 21, 2018 Ponzinibbio announced he was injured and pulled from the card.
Ponzinibbio faced Nordine Taleb on February 19, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 105. He won the fight by unanimous decision.
Ponzinibbio faced Gunnar Nelson on July 16, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 113. He won the fight by knockout in the first round, becoming the first man to finish Nelson by knockout in MMA competition. The win also earned him his first Performance of the Night bonus award. At the post fight press conference, Nelson claimed that Ponzinibbio poked him in the eye during an earlier exchange and caused him to see double, stating “I really should have said something because I was seeing double for the rest of the fight. He caught me with a shot that I didn’t really see.” Ponzinibbio dismissed Nelson's claim and stated "I went there to knock him out and thank God it went as expected, I won by knockout. If (the eye poke) happened, of course it wasn’t intentional, but I watched the video again and didn’t see it."
Ponzinibbio faced Court McGee on April 16, 2016 at UFC on Fox 19. He won the bout via TKO in the first round.
Ponzinibbio faced Sean Strickland on February 22, 2015 at UFC Fight Night 61. Ponzinibbio won the back and forth fight via unanimous decision.
Ponzinibbio next faced Lorenz Larkin on June 27, 2015 at UFC Fight Night 70. He lost the fight via TKO in the second round and earned a Fight of the Night bonus.
Ponzinibbio faced Andreas Ståhl on December 10, 2015 at UFC Fight Night 80. He won the bout via TKO in the first round.
Ponzinibbio was briefly linked to a bout with Jordan Mein on April 19, 2014 at UFC on Fox 11. However, Ponzinibbio was scratched from the bout and replaced by Hernani Perpetuo.
Ponzinibbio was expected to face Ildemar Alcântara on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. However, Ponzinibbio was forced out of the bout with a knee injury. He was replaced by Kenny Robertson.
Ponzinibbio was expected to face Sérgio Moraes on September 13, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 51. However, Moraes pulled out of the bout citing a lingering knee injury and was replaced by Wendell Oliveira. Ponzinibbio defeated Oliveira by TKO in the first round.
In March 2013, it was revealed that Ponzinibbio was a cast member of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2. He won his elimination fight to get into the TUF house, defeating Thiago Silva by TKO in round 1. He was chosen to be a member of Team Nogueira. Over the course of the show, Ponzinibbio defeated Marcio Santos by TKO and Cleiton Duarte by unanimous decision to reach the semifinals. In the semifinals, he defeated Leonardo Santos by unanimous decision. However, Ponzinibbio broke his hand during this semifinal fight and was replaced by Santos in the finals against William Macário. The semifinal-round fight with Santos, however, was picked as the Fight of the Season, and his finish of Marcio Santos earned Knockout of the Season which earned Ponzinibbio $50,000 bonuses.
He was born in Argentina to parents of Italian heritage, with paternal grandparents from Sicily. Ponzinibbio began training kickboxing when he was 13 years old growing up in Argentina. Ponzinibbio became interested in MMA, but his native country wasn't able to provide gyms to train it. Due to that, Ponzinibbio traveled to Florianopolis, Brazil, where he lived the first five months in a tent on a beach, doing some odd jobs to try make the ends meet. Meanwhile, he trained at several nearby gyms. He turned professional in 2008 competing in regional promotions in South America. He currently resides in South Florida with his girlfriend, Jackie.
Santiago Ponzinibbio (born September 26, 1986) is an Argentine mixed martial artist competing as a Welterweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.