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Michael Morales

Michael Morales

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Date Of Birth :June 24, 1999
Height :6' 0"
Weight :170 lbs

Michael Morales is an Ecuadorian Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter who is signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) under the welterweight division. An undefeated, he competed at Oro Fighting Championship, Troncal Fighting Championship, Fusion Fighting Championship, MTT, Pasaje Combat, Barbarians Fighting League, and EMMA. 

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  • Birth Name: Michael Morales
  • Famous Name: Michael Morales
  • Nationality: Ecuadorian

Michael Morales Biography, EarlyLife

Pasaje, Ecuador native, Michael Morales was born on 24th June 2000, under the star sign Cancer.

Michael Morales was born to his athletic parents. Michael’s mom teaches judo, while his dad, as portrayed in Michael’s Instagram posts, is a bodybuilder.

Michael is a professional mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight class. He was born on June 24, 1999, in Pasaje, El Oro, Ecuador.

Morales started his MMA journey at a young age, practicing judo and later transitioning to wrestling. He got his mixed martial arts training at Victor Vallejo’s academy in Machala.

Michael Morales Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Michael Morales’s Height, And Weight

The twenty-one years old stands 6 feet 3 inches / 190.5 CM tall and weighs 170 LBS / 77.11 KG. 

Career

On 19th August 2017, Morales made his MMA career debut at OFC 4 – Oro Fighting Championship 4 against Alvaro Andres Vacacela Guerrero. He won the fight via TKO in round two. 

On 24th March 2018, he again defeated Alvaro Andres Vacacela Guerrero at OFC 5 – Oro Fighting Championship 5. 

On 8th December 2018, Morales faced Leonardo Blasco at TFC 2 – Troncal Fighting Championship 2. He won the fight via unanimous decision in round three. 

On 17th July 2019, he defeated Oscar Ravello Fusion Fighting Championship – FFC 39: Bananada vs. Zarauz 2 via TKO. Later two months, he faced Mathias Salazar at MTT 2 – Salazar vs. Morales. He won the fight via TKO.

That year, he had two more wins against Erick Zambrano and Gregoris Cisnero at Pasaje Combat 1 – Morales vs. Zambrano and BFL 4 – Barbarians Fighting League 4 respectively. 

On 12th February 2020, Morales took a fight against Mario Navarrete at BFL 5 – Barbarians Fighting League 5: Machala. He won the bout via TKO in round two. 

On 1st August 2020, he defeated BFL 5 – Barbarians Fighting League 5: Machala at EMMA 16 – Extreme MMA via TKO. He next knocked out Ricardo Centeno at EMMA 17 – Centeno vs Morales. 

On 30th April 2021, Morales faced Miguel Arizmendi at     UWC Mexico 26 – There Can Be Only One. He won the fight via TKO. 

On 21st September 2021, Morales appeared in Dana White’s Contender Series – Contender Series 2021: Week 4 where he won against Nikolay Veretennikov via unanimous decision.

On 22nd January 2022, Morales made his UfC debut at UFC 270 – Ngannou vs. Gane against Trevin Giles. He won the bout via TKO in round one. 

Michael Morales’s Net Worth

The significant source of Michael Morales is MMA. The undefeated fighter is ranked #69th Current Best MMA Welterweight Fighter. 

Signed to UFC, a fighter at the organization has a guaranteed salary no matter whether they win or lose. Further, there is a win bonus for the winning parties and other various bonuses such as the fight of the night bonus and performance of the night. 

Morales made $20,000 ($10,000 win bonus) from his UFC debut fight at UFC 270: N’Gannou vs. Gane. 

Furthermore, he earns much from sponsorships. As of 2023, his net worth is $0.2 million.

Michael Morales’s Girlfriend, Dating

Michael Morales has kept his love life as private as possible. There is no information about his girlfriend in the media. Though he is active on Instagram with 81.5k followers, there is no romantic scene. The twenty-one years old seems to be more focused on his MM career rather than anything else. 

FAQ

What is the net worth of Michael Morales?

His net worth is 0.2 million dollars.

What is the height of Michael Morales?

His height is 6 feet 3 inches.

What is the age of Michael Morales?

His age is 23 years as of 2023.

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