Amanda Nunes (born May 30, 1988) is a Brazilian Mixed Martial Artist from Salvador, Bahia. She is famous for being the powerful female fighter in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
Currently, Nunes is the reigning UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion. She also holds a UFC Featherweight Champion. Furthermore, the 30-year-old fighter made her first MMA debut on March 8, 2008.
She fought against Ana Maria at Prime MMA Championship 2. However, Amanda didn’t win her first match. Later, the fighter participated in dozens of fights in her MMA career. In addition, she is the first and only woman in UFC history to become a two-division champion.
The MMA fighter also the first and only woman in UFC history to hold two titles concurrently. In fact, Amanda holds no. 14 position in official UFC pound-for-pound rankings as of November 7, 2018.
Her first major breakthrough and career-defining fight was with Ronda Rousey. They fought on December 30, 2016. Nunes knocked out Rousey just after 48 seconds of their fight. Currently, she is fighting for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This MMA fighter was born on the 30th of May 1988 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Therefore, Amanda Nunes’ age is 30 years old, as of 2018. Her parents are Sindoval Nunes (father) and Ivete Nunes (mother).
Furthermore, Amanda also has a sister named Vanessa Nunes. She started training karate at the young age of four. After that, Nunes started boxing as well when she was just 16-year-old.
Moreover, the fighter trained under Ryan Franco (Brazilian jiu-jitsu Black Belt) to improve her skill in wrestling. But there is no information about her educational qualification on the internet.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Spouse
The 30-year-old Amanda is in a relationship with her lesbian girlfriend “Nina Ansaroff”. She is also an American Mixed Martial Artist. Amanda revealed about her sexuality that she is a lesbian in 2012.
Furthermore, the couple is dating each other since 2012. A few years back, Amanda and Nina also engaged each other in a private ceremony. They also made many public appearances together. But we have no information about her previous affairs and boyfriend.
|Real Full Birth Name||Amanda Lourenço Nunes.|
|Profession||Mixed Martial Artist.|
|Famous for||fighting for the Ultimate Fighting Championship.|
|Age (As of 2018)||30 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||May 30, 1988.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.|
|Debut||On March 8, 2008, at Prime MMA Championship 2.|
|Awards & Achievements||Holds UFC Bantamweight Champion and UFC Featherweight Champion.
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Gemini.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 61 Kg.
Pounds: 135 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||36-27-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Sindoval Nunes.
Mother: Ivete Nunes.
|Siblings||Sister: Vanessa Nunes.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not available.|
|College/ University||Not available.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Travel, Working out in the gym, and Music.|
|Favorite Food||Brazilian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$1 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Amanda Nunes
- Her full birth name is Amanda Lourenço Nunes.
- Amanda moved to the USA when she was very young. Later, the fighter lived in New Jersey and trained at AMA Fight Club.
- The 30-year-old Nunes then moved to Miami to train at MMA Masters.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Amanda Nunes is $1 Million US Dollar.
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- Nunes looks completely beautiful and gorgeous with her muscular body.
- Her height is 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 centimeters) tall and body weight is 61 kilograms (135 Pound).
- Moreover, the estimated body statistics of MMA fighter is 36-27-35 inches and bra size is 32B.