Alex Morono

by Vineet 27 Jan,2020
Alex Morono
Body Stats
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)
Personal Info
  • Famous Name
  • Birth Name Alex Morono
  • Birth Place Houston, Texas,
  • Famous Name Alex Morono
  • Birth Date August 16, 1990
  • Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession UFC Fighter
  • Currently Working For UFC
  • Married to Janice Morono
  • Religion Christian

Alex Morono is an American professional mixed martial artist who currently fights in the Welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is a  professional competitor since 2010 and has also fought for Legacy Fighting Championship.

A Huston native fighter Alex Morono was born on August 16, 1990, and he is the 1.88m tall and 77.1 kg tall who is going to fight with Dhiego Lima at UFC 247 on Feb 9, 2020, and till now, Alex bout around 24 games where he made victory in 8 games with 5 knockouts, 6 submissions, 6 decision.

Alex Morono Earnings Per Fight from UFC

Alex the versatile personality fighter who is gaining pretty much decent amount of fame through his professional career and still has a long way to be top on the UFC.

Alex Morono has a jaw-dropping estimated net worth around $0.9 million.

Event  Opponent Total Cash Prize
UFC Fight Night: Joanna vs. Waterson Max Griffin  $51,000 ($23,000 to show, $23,000 win bonus, $5,000 fight week incentive pay)
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. dos Santos Zak Ottow $47,000 ($21,000 to show, $21,000 win bonus, $5,000 fight week incentive pay)
UFC on Fox: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2 Jordan Mein  $24,000 ($19,000 to show, $5,000 fight week incentive pay)
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Medeiros Josh Burkman  $39,000 ($17,000 to show, $17,000 win bonus, $5,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs. Okami Keita Nakamura $19,500 ($17,000 to show, $2,500 Reebok sponsorship)

Besides his career earning he is receiving a great portion of wealth through sponsorship and endorsements and he is promoting Reebok brands as well as Side brand Gloves.

Alex Morono Promoting Side Brand Gloves SOURCE: Instagram @alexmorono

While promoting Side brand Gloves on Instagram he said, 

"My gloves did their job, and I am thankful for doing all those stuff for me.  I can't wait to see the magic of these gloves in the next battle. Thanks for all the support! This one for H-town."

Fight Earnings

  • At UFC on Fox: VanZant vs. Waterson against James Moontasri won  $32,500 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 win bonus, $2,500 Reebok sponsorship).
  • At UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie against Niko Price won  $19,500 ($17,000 to show, $2,500 Reebok sponsorship).
  • At UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs. Okami against Keita Nakamura won $19,500 ($17,000 to show, $2,500 Reebok sponsorship).
  • At UFC 195 against Kyle Noke $24,000 ($12,000 to show, $12,000 to win).

Marital Life of Alex Morono 

The Welterweight and Middleweight champion is a married man. Besides his fighter career, Alex is a generous person who has exchanged his wedding vows with Janice Morono in 2019.

The couple seems to know each other for a long time because Janice is also having a career in the Fighting world.

Alex Morono With His Spouse SOURCE: Instagram @alexmorono

Their deep love can be seen on their social networking sites where they often share their pictures of vacation and get together and in valentines day, Alex quote on his Instagram, 

"The mate and best friend I could ever ask for!!! Thank you so much for being with me and everything you have done for me, you make my life so much fun and joyful. Happy Valentines Day Dear!"

Alex's spouse Janice is the Karate fighter who appeared in Grappling Games at Texas Women's Gi Purple, Brown, Black Belts in 2018 Texas.

The lovebirds belong from the same town Houston, Texas where they were trained in the same place and they played for the same team which is Gracie Barra Woodlands.

Early Life Of Alex Morono 

Born and raised in Texas, Huston with three brothers, Alex was a great fan of Mortal Combat game in his childhood.

His father had a pool-installation company where Alex used to work with him in his teenage years and after that, he got some pretty cool opportunities.

His father was a huge UFC fan who got a membership to a boxing gym and buy the old pay-per-views to influence his son Alex into the fighting career.

Morono got his fighting life at an early age. He got pretty good in a fight as well with help from his family and coaches.

Career Highlights

  • Legacy Fighting Championship
  • LFC Welterweight Championship 
  • Fight of the Night (One time)
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