|Santiago Ponzinibio Quick Info|
|Date of birth||26 September 1986|
santiago ponzinibio is an Argentine professional mixed martial artist who began competing in the K welterweight division Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), in 2013. As of November of 2022, he was ranked 14th in UFC Welterweight Ranking. As of November of 2022, he had an impressive 28–4 win–loss record in his professional mixed arts career, which included a 10–3 win–loss record since joining. UFC, He holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Since 2016, he has also served as a commentator and analyst. UFC Spanish,
name at birth
Argentine dagger, gente boa
La Plata, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
Coconut Creek, Broward County, Florida, United States
professional mixed martial artist
6 feet 1 inch or 185.5 cm
6 feet or 183 cm
77 kg or 169.5 lbs
Caste / Ethnicity
He is of Italian descent.
- toned physique
- clipped hair
- sport a cropped beard
- friendly smile
- is his entire right arm covered with tattoos
- He has tattoos on his left arm, upper left chest, left thigh and right side
santiago ponzinibio facts
- Born in Argentina to parents of Italian heritage, Santiago began training in kickboxing at the age of 13. He later developed an interest in MMA, but since Argentina did not have many facilities to train for the same, he moved to Florianópolis, Brazil for some time. In his first 5 months there, he lived in a tent on a beach and made a living by doing some odd jobs.
- He eventually turned professional in 2008 before joining UFC In 2013, they earned an incredible 18–1 win–loss record based in Brazil and Argentina earning competitive promotions such as copa desafio, cupid del mma, real fight, Explosion Fight Night, Argentina Fighting Championship, Hero Kombat, Expo Fighting Championship, Amazon Battle, brazilian fight league, centurion mixed martial arts, nitrix champion fight, sao jose super fight, monster black combatAnd Insano Emplux – Grand Prix,
- As of November of 2022, he has 4 . used to live UFC Bonus Rewards (Different cash bonuses are usually awarded to 4 fighters after each UFC incident, based on internal decisions UFC Management) – ‘Fight of the Night’ (twice) and ‘Performance of the Night’ (twice).
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