Donald Cerrone is a popular American professional mixed martial artist and also a former professional kickboxer. He is well known with his octagon nickname known as ‘CowBoy.’ He is currently competing in the welterweight and lightweight of the UFC after his popularity got its root in 2006. To know more about the net worth of Donald Cerrone in 2019, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Donald Cerrone was born on 29th March in the year 1983 I Colorado, Springs in the United States. He is commonly known as Cowboy Cerrone. He has a nationality of America though believed to have a Mexican heritage. His parents separated while he was in his early childhood which led him to live with his grandparents. He then was raised in Denver, Colorado in which he joined a school known as Air Academy High School. He had no interest in his education leading him to get training for the professional bullfighting.
Donald Cerrone is currently dating Lindsay Sheffield who they have been dating together for a long period of time with more than five years while dating. Previously, he was known to be in a relationship with Brittney Palmer, an octagon girl though they separated when they moved to UFC from WEC.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Donald Cerrone got training of being a professional bullfighter. After this, he was then introduced to the taekwondo and kickboxing by a friend while he was at the age of 20 years. He got a very successful amateur career through which he hit a record of 13-0. He then commenced in Muay Thai from which he then became a professional player following the winnings in his sports. After this, he then commenced his Mixed Martial Arts training in a gym located in Colorado which was known as Freedom Fighters.
From the Freedom Fighters training, he then became a professional and a skilled MMA fighter. He put much hard work through trainings from which he was then signed by the World Extreme Cage (WEC) fighting. He always had improvements after every contest from which he grew to a great extent. WEC then joined together with UFC in which fighters from WEC were then taken to UFC. In UFC, Donald Cerrone showed much improvement in which he defeated Paul Kelly in the fight between the two.
He won many fights making him a favorite of fans. In his first four fights in UFC, he was not defeated making him very popular. In his career, he put records such as 32 wins with 10 losses. He has been named in some awards such as the World MMA awards as the Breakthrough Fighter of the Year among other honors.
Net Worth & Earnings
Donald Cerrone has an estimated net worth of $6.5 Million. This comes from the fortunate earnings he has made in his professional career. He gets much of his earnings from the performances he has had in his fighting arena both in WEC and UFC with UFC contributing highly to his success.
With great hard work and determination, Donald Cerrone found his success in his professional career which has well paid him. Through this, he has been able to get much fan base becoming a fan favorite due to his outstanding performance.