Fighting style: Muay Thai
Stance: Orthodox
Division: Welterweight
Height: 6' 1"
Reach: 73"
Leg reach: 40.50
Weight: 155 lbs.
Team: Inyodo Martial Arts Club (2002–2006)
Nationality: Denver, United States
Residence: Edgewood, New Mexico, U.S.
Out of: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.
Age: 38


Wins by KO: 10
Wins by submission: 17
Wins by decision: 9



Significant Strikes Attempted: 4359
Significant Strikes Landed: 2025


Takedowns Attempted: 109
Takedowns Landed: 20


Donald Cerrone, (born March 29, 1983) is an American professional mixed martial artist and former professional kickboxer currently competing in the welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Formerly competing in World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC), he’s one of the most experienced MMA fighters today. He holds notable wins over Edson Barboza, Anthony Pettis and Charles Oliveira among many others. As of May 2020, he holds a record of 36-14-0-1NC with 19 finishes.

Cerrone made his professional MMA debut on February 16th 2006 at Ring Of Fire 26 where he beat Nate Mohr via submission due to strikes. After amassing a 5–0 record before joining WEC, Cerrone stepped up as a featured fighter for their lightweight division. On June 1st 2008 at WEC 35: Condit vs Prater he scored an impressive second round guillotine submission victory over Kenneth Alexander and was awarded Fight of The Night honors for his effort against Alexander.

Throughout his nine years at WEC/UFC Donald “Cowboy” has established himself as one of the top Lightweight contenders putting together an impressive 24 win streak which included multiple bonuses awards such as Knockout Of The Night four times and Fight Of The Night once throughout his career with the organization. His career highlights include beating former interim champion Anthony Pettis via unanimous decision during UFC on Fox 6 back in 2013; submitting Edson Barboza during UFC on Fox 11; defeating Rafael dos Anjos by UD during UFCFightNight27and winning against Rick Story at UFC 202 via headkick KO earning him knockout Of The night bonus award from Dana White . During his time at both organizations Cowboy collected total six Performance Of The Night awards along with numerous Fight OftheNight/SubmissionoftheNight awards as well .
Throughout his entire career Cowboy has always been known to be very respectful inside out outside octagon creating such good reputation that allowed him to become ambassador for various brands like Royal Purple , Reebok etc.. In 2018 Donald got inducted into history books becoming first everfighter who earned twenty performance bonuses totaling $4 million dollars . This amazing achievement earnedhim Performance FighterOfthe Year Award from Sports Illustrated magazine .

In 2019 after much speculation about potential retirement Donald decidedto stay competitive and moved up weight class signing historic fight between himself vs Connor McGregor which ended uppreviously mentioned Irishman claiming victory over Cowboy by TKO leadingsome experts believing this can be last fight we will seenofDonaldin octagon but that isn’tthe case since December 2020 Cowbrymade return facing off Alex Hernandez resultingwith another split decision loss fortough Texan fighter proving us all that even thoughhis best days may have passed by ”Cowboy“ still has enough fire inside him too competeat highest level possible when it comes tomixed martial arts

Fight History

Jim Miller
Donald Cerrone: Defeated
by Submission in Round 2 @ 1:32
Sat. Jul 02, 2022
UFC 276: Adesanya vs. Cannonier
Niko Price
Donald Cerrone: Draw
by Decision in Round 3
Sat. Sep 19, 2020
UFC Fight Night: Covington vs. Woodley
Anthony Pettis
Donald Cerrone: Defeated
by Decision in Round 3
Sat. May 09, 2020
UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje
Conor McGregor
Donald Cerrone: Defeated
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Jan 18, 2020
UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy
Justin Gaethje
Donald Cerrone: Defeated
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Sep 14, 2019
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Gaethje
Tony Ferguson
Donald Cerrone: Defeated
by KO/TKO in Round 2
Sat. Jun 08, 2019
UFC 238: Cejudo vs. Moraes


What Is Donald Cerrone's Record?
Donald Cerrone's record stands at 36 wins, 17 losses, and 2 no contests.

What Are Some Movies And TV Shows That Donald Cerrone Has Appeared In?
Donald Cerrone has appeared in movies and TV shows such as "News of the World" (2020), "Copshop" (2021), and "Spenser Confidential" (2020).

What Is Donald Cerrone's Net Worth?
As of the most recent data, UFC fighter Donald Cerrone's net worth is estimated to be around $9 million.

Does Donald Cerrone Participate In Cave Diving?
Yes, Donald Cerrone is an experienced cave diver.

Who Won The Fight Between Donald Cerrone And Conor McGregor?
Conor McGregor won the fight against Donald Cerrone.

Who Is Donald Cerrone's Wife?
Donald Cerrone's wife is Lindsay Cerrone.

What Is The Height Of Donald Cerrone?
Donald Cerrone stands at a height of 6′ 0″.

What Happened To Donald Cerrone's Eye?
Donald Cerrone's right eye completely shut after he made a critical mistake of blowing out his broken nose between Rounds 2 and 3 at UFC 238.