|Celebrated Name:||Tony Ferguson|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Antony Armand Padilla|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Date:||12 Feb 1984|
|Birth Place:||USA, California|
|Is Tony Ferguson Gay?:||Straight|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$4 Million|
|Last Updated:||October 2023|
Tony Ferguson was born in USA Californian 12 February 1984, and he attended Muskegon Catholic Central High School he is a Christian and married to one wife and has a son. He is a professional Mixed Martial Artist fighter as of today he is competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship he has been with the UFC since he won the ultimate fighter 13 he was the winner of the Ultimate fighter overall he is a very talented fighter.
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Early Life & Biography
Ferguson was born in USA, California, On February 12, 1984, and he grew up in Muskegon, Michigan. His surname of Ferguson was gotten from his Scottish American stepfather. He was a three-sport athlete at Muskegon Catholic Central High School in football, baseball, and wrestling. After high school, He enrolled at Central Michigan University before transferring to Grand Valley State University .he did not complete his degree, but had a successful collegiate wrestling career, winning the 2006 National Collegiate Wrestling Association national wrestling championship in the 165-lb division.
He moved back to California to be closer to his extended family, working in sales and marketing during the day and picking up shifts as a bartender at night .a patron talked to him about his wrestling background and invited him to work with some young mixed martial artists on their wrestling. He decided to pursue professional mixed martial arts. He became the starting defensive back for the famous 2000 Division 8 state football champions and was a three-time all-state selection in wrestling winning the 152-lb division in 2002.
Tony Ferguson is a married man who married his long-time girlfriend, Cristina Ferguson, after having a long affair. The couple got engaged in 2011, and they later married in June 2012. Cristina also gave birth to a son on 28th April 2016, and they named him Armand Antony. In January 2018, the police were called to the Ferguson home his father reported that his son was out of control and he has refused to seek medical attention he was not considered a danger to himself or others but one officer advised him to see a doctor.
In March 2019, his wife filed a restraining order against him, alleging uncharacteristic behavior such as severe paranoia not sleeping for days tearing apart their home fireplace and believing that a tracking chip was inserted into his leg during reconstructive knee surgery. On Feb 19 police conducted a welfare check on Tony after his wife and son left home after he allegedly made threats his wife, however, did not claim any form of abuse or violence from Ferguson and claimed that she filed the restraining orders In April 2019 his wife had dropped the restraining order, and it was revealed that Ferguson would resume fighting.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on, 12 Feb 1984 Tony Ferguson is 39 years old as of today’s date 3rd October 2023. His height is 5’77 tall, and his weight is 70kg.
He started his professional career fighting in small organizations around California in 2007. he applied to compete in the UFC’s reality series. The Ultimate Fighter “multiple times. Ferguson lost the fight by unanimous decision. He kept himself away from competition while healing an arm injury incurred in his last fight.
He was expected to face Yancy Medeiros on February 28, 2015, at UFC; however, Medeiros pulled out of the bout, citing injury, and was replaced by Gleison Tibau. He won the fight by submission in the first round, which also earned him a performance of the night. He faced Antony Pettis on 6 October 2018 at UFC 229. He won the bout via corner stoppage after two rounds.
Pettis long time cornerman and coach, Duke Roufus informed the referee that he would not continue after suffering a broken hand this win earned him his fourth fight of the night bonus. He later faced Donald Cerrone on 8 June 2019.at UFC 238. He won the fight via TKO due to a doctor stoppage after Cerrone blew his nose between round 2and three, which caused his swollen right eye. He is scheduled to face Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC on April 18, 2020.
Awards & Achievements
Tony Ferguson’s fighting career began at his college. He was the winner of the 2006 National College Wrestling championship in the 165-lb division. His fight was against the Ramsey Nijem he then won the fight and became the winner of the Ultimate Fighter season 13. Tony faced against Donald Cerrone on 8th June 2019 at UFC 238, and he won the fight via TKO due to a doctor stoppage after Cerrone blew his nose between rounds 2 and 3, which caused his swollen right eye to completely close, rending him the fighter of the Night award.
Net Worth & Salary of Tony Ferguson in 3rd October 2023
As of October 2023, The net worth of Tony Ferguson is estimated have $4 Million, his fight salary around $250,000 also has winning bonus from his career$982,000
Tony Ferguson is a talented fighter he won the bout via corner stoppage after two rounds Pettis long time cornerman and coach Duke Roufus informed the referee that he would not continue after suffering a broken hand this win earned him his fourth fight of the Night bonus.