Brandon Moreno

by John Max 22 Sep,2019
Brandon Moreno
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 7 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Brandon Moreno
  • Birth Place Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
  • Famous Name The Assassin Baby
  • Net Worth $0.5 Million
  • Nationality Mexican
  • Currently Working For UFC
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Shirley Moreno
  • Children 2

Mexican MMA fighter Brandon Moreno (a.k.a. The Assassin Baby) is currently signed to UFC under the flyweight division. A professional MMA since 2011, Moreno is presently ranked #9 in the official UFC flyweight rankings. Before UFC, he competed for Legacy Fighting Alliance and on The Ultimate Fighter. He has compiled the record of 15-5-1 (win-loss-draw). 

The twenty-five years old is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 56 Kg. More, his net worth is approximately $0.5 million.

Brandon Moreno is married and blessed with two daughters with his wife. 

Net Worth: $0.5 Million

The UFC fighter has an estimated net worth of $0.5 million as of 2019. The significant source of his income is his MMA career, Sponsorship, and Endorsement deal. 

UFC Career Earning:

Date Event Earnings
October 1, 2016 UFC Fight Night: Lineker vs. Dodson $72,500
April 22, 2017 UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov  $80,500
August 5, 2017 UFC Fight Night: Pettis vs. Moreno $18,500
May 19, 2018 UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman $20,000
September 21, 2019 UFC Fight Night: Rodríguez vs. Stephens $20,000 approx.

Additionally, he took home $24,000 from TUF 24 Finale salaries. 

Earlier, he has competed at various events such as the World Fighting Federation, MEZ Sports, and UWC Mexico, through which he might have earned a decent sum. According to the source, the average salary for MMA fighter is reported $34,000 and expected lifetime earnings is $1,419,432. 

Brandon Moreno SOURCE: Instagram

Besides, the fighter earns much from endorsement and sponsorships. Analyzing Moreno Instagram, he has a sponsorship deal with  Fourteen Brand, onnit, Reebox, Karla's Kombucha, and Moya Brand Co. 

Married to Shirley

Brandon Moreno is married to his long-time girlfriend, Shirley Moreno. The couple has two beautiful daughters, Maddie and Megan. Their second child, Megan, was born on 27th September 2018; while Madie was born in around 2014.

The Moreno Family SOURCE: Instagram

In June 2019, the family went on a short vacation in Disneyland before Moreno returned to training.

Moreno often shares his family pictures via his Instagram, whereas Mrs. Moreno has set her Instagram account private. 

UFC Career

A professional since 2011, Moreno signed to UFC in 2016 making his debut on 1st October at UFC Fight Night: Lineker vs. Dodson where he defeated Louis Smolka.

On April 22, 2017, he won the bout against Dustin Ortiz at UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov via Technical Submission.

Brandon Moreno SOURCE: MMA Fighting

At UFC Fight Night: Pettis vs. Moreno, he was defeated by Sergio Pettis via unanimous decision. In the next bout, Moreno faced Alexandre Pantoja at UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman. He lost the fight via unanimous decision. In late 2018, he was cut from the UFC.

Nevertheless, he returned to UFC and faced Askar Askarov on September 21, 2019, at UFC on ESPN+ 17. The fight ended in a draw.

Early Life

Brandon Moreno is a native of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico born on 7th December 1993. His Star sign is Sagittarius. By nationality, he is Brazilian.

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