Leonardo "Leo" Leite, famously known as Leo Leite is a professional Brazilian mixed martial arts competitor who currently fights for Bellator MMA in their Light Heavyweight category.
He started his professional MMA career in 2013, further, he is also a known name in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Judo. As of 2018, he has an MMA record of 10 wins and 1 loss.
Leo Leite’s Early Career
Leo Leite is of Brazilian nationality. He was born on 25 March 1978, in Rio de Janiero. The information about his parents has not been confirmed as of now. He has two brothers and sister alongside him in his family. He started his martial arts career in early 1984 and competed at several Brazilian promotions.
Leo Leite’s Net worth
The Brazilian MMA athlete, Leo Leite earns a ton of money through his MMA professional career. It was also revealed that he further earns money through his Judo and Jiu-Jitsu career.
His time hosting MMA and judo shows only enhances his income further. Looking at his professional MMA career combined with several endeavors, his total net worth is estimated at around $ 3 million.
Leo Leite’s Career
Before he officially started his MMA career, he was a pro-judo and jiu-jitsu fighter. He began his professional MMA career in 2013 by joining the MMA promotion, Luta Contra o Crack on the summer of 2013 and scored a victory over Alessandro Macedo with a submission hold.
Leite later fought promotion such as BC and WOCS 31 and won against MMA competitors such as Fabio Marongiu and Elias Mendonca and has fought for MMA promotion, Legacy Fighting Championship.
He is currently competing with the famous American renowned MMA promotion, Bellator MMA and made his Bellator debut in the Bellator event, Bellator 186 and lost in his debut match against Phil Davis with a unanimous decision.
Leo Leite’s Personal Life
Currently 40, Leo Leite stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inches tall and weighs around 92 kg. He also hosted shows for MMA and Judo TV shows and programs.
Talking about his personal life he is unmarried but however, he is currently in a relationship with a woman called Carol Guarnieri. It has been reported that the couple has been in a relationship and is dating for several years.
As of now, they have not officially announced their wedding date or getting engaged. The pair is enjoying their life and loves spending time with each other. There are no rumors of them splitting up and no news or information concerning their breakup has surfaced in the media.
Also according to the reports, there is no information which relates to Leite having any sorts of affairs or having dated any girls and women in the past.