Donald Cerrone Bio
Donald Anthony Cerrone, known professionally by his ring name “Cowboy”, is an American mixed martial artist and former professional kickboxer. He is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and competes in their Lightweight division. As of September 16, 2019, he is #5 in the UFC lightweight rankings.
On November 10, 2018, Cerrone surpassed Georges St-Pierre and Michael Bisping for the most wins in UFC history with 21, and surpassed Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort for the most finishes in UFC history with 15. After defeating Alexander Hernandez at UFC Fight Night 143 on January 19, 2019, Cerrone increased both his UFC win record total to 22, and his UFC record for most finishes to 16, and tied the record for most bouts in the organization with a total of 33. His performance also earned two post-fight awards, which included his 7th performance of the night award, bringing his post-fight award total to 16.
Donald Cerrone Age
He is years old
Donald Cerrone Parents, Early Life, Education
Cerrone was born in Denver, Colorado. He was born with a cleft lip, which was repaired when he was a child. At a young age, Cerrone was diagnosed with attention deficit disorder but never received treatment for it. Growing up, he would often get into fights.
Cerrone attended Air Academy High School, where he began professional bull riding. Following his parents’ divorce, Cerrone lived with his grandparents. At the age of 20,
Donald Cerrone Partner, Fiancee
Cerrone lived with his fiancée Lindsay and not married till to date
Donald Cerrone Son
He has a son, Dacson Danger Cerrone, born on June 29, 2018.
Donald Cerrone Early Career
Cerrone began training in kickboxing and then later Muay Thai. After winning a few kickboxing competitions, Cerrone pursued a career in mixed martial arts (MMA).
Conor McGregor Vs. Donald Cerrone Date
On January 18, Cerrone will step on the octagon for the 34th time when he faces former two-division champion Conor McGregor at UFC 246 from Las Vegas. The fight is widely regarded as the start of McGregor’s return tour, with his last UFC victory in 2016, after participating in a boxing match with Floyd Mayweather and then falling to Khabib Nurmagomedov in October 2018.
Conor McGregor’s return date isn’t just set, it’s under two weeks away. McGregor will face future Hall-of-Famer Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in a welterweight main event at UFC 246.
Here is the information needed to tune in to the event.
- Date: Saturday, January 18
- TV: None
- Live Stream: ESPN+ PPV
- Location: T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas