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Rogerio Bontrin

Rogerio Bontrin

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Rogerio Bontrin is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the Bantamweight division of the Rizin Fighting Federation. A professional since 2013, he most notably fought in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He was the formal 57 kg Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Northeast Brazil champion.

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BornRogério Raab Bontorin
25 April 1992 (age 31)
Adrianópolis, Paraná, Brazil
NationalityBrazilian
Height5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Weight125 lb (57 kg; 8 st 13 lb)
DivisionBantamweight
Flyweight
Reach67 in (170 cm)

Rogerio Bontrin Biography, EarlyLife

Bontorin was born on 25th April 1992 under the star sign Taurus in Colorado, Parana. He is associated with the Gile Ribeiro Team. Fighting for a major organization has made Bontorin ineligible for regional rankings.

He has a sister, Chris Bontarin, whose information isn’t shared much by the MMA fighter. The information about his family will be updated soon. However, we do know that the MMA champ is an animal lover.

The Brazilian fighter owns a farm and is seen a lot with different animals on his Instagram. He takes care of the animals at the farm and also helps with different chores on the farm. He owns different pets such as horses, pigs, and a dog as well.

Rogerio Bontrin 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.

Rogerio Bontrin’s Height, And Weight

Rogerio Bontrin has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 57 kg.

Career

Dawson appeared in Dana White’s Contender Series Brazil 1 web series program. He faced Gustavo Gabriel Silva on 10 August 2018 and won the fight via submission in round two. With the win, Bontorin was offered a UFC contract.

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Bontorin made his promotional debut on 2 February 2019 at UFC Fight Night: Assunção vs. Moraes 2, facing Magomed Bibulatov. At the weigh-ins, Bibulatov weighed in at 127 pounds, 1 pound over the flyweight non-title fight limit of 126 and he was fined 20 percent of his purse, which went to Bontorin. He won the fight via unanimous decision.

His next fight came on 10 August 2019 at UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Carmouche 2 against Raulian Paiva. He won the fight via technical knockout by cutting the eyebrow of Paiva in round one.

On 15 February 2020, Bontorin faced Ray Borg at UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Błachowicz 2. At the weigh-ins, Borg failed to make weight, coming in at 128 pounds, two pounds over the flyweight non-title limit of 126 pounds. He was fined 30% of his fight purse, which went to Bontorin and the bout proceeded at a catchweight. He lost the fight via unanimous decision.

Bontorin was scheduled to face Manel Kape on 15 August 2020 at UFC 252. However, Bontorin pulled out of the fight on 22 July due to an ankle injury. Promotion officials tried to find a replacement for Kape but he was eventually removed from the card.

Bontorin faced Kai Kara-France on 6 March 2021 at UFC 259. He lost the fight via knockout in round one.

Bontorin faced Matt Schnell, replacing Alex Perez, on 15 May 2021 at UFC 262. At the weigh-ins, Bontorin weighed in at 137 pounds, 1 pound over the bantamweight non-title fight limit. The bout proceeded at catchweight and Bontorin was fined 20% of his purse, which went to Schnell. He won the fight via unanimous decision.

In June 2021, Bontorin was flagged by USADA for a potential doping violation. Bontorin tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, a banned diuretic, in an out-of-competition sample in May 2021.  Bontorin tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) as the result of a urine sample collected out-of-competition on 1 May 2021.

Following notification of his positive test, Bontorin provided open containers of two dietary supplements he obtained from a Brazilian compounding pharmacy that he was using before his positive test for analysis by a WADA-accredited laboratory. Although no prohibited substances were listed on the supplement product labels, the analysis revealed the presence of HCTZ in the products. Bontorin was given a three-month suspension that began on 1 May 2021. The result was overturned to a no contest.

Bontorin faced Brandon Royval on 15 January 2022 at UFC on ESPN 32. He lost the fight via split decision.

Bontorin was scheduled to face Manel Kape on June 11, 2022, at UFC 275. However, the bout was scrapped the day before the event due to Bontorin suffering kidney issues related to cutting weight.

On June 23, 2022, it was announced that Bontorin was released from his contract and no longer on the UFC roster. Bontorin is planning on moving up to Bantamweight.

Rogerio Bontrin’s Net Worth

Rogerio reportedly has a $100,000 net worth. His octagon fights account for the lion’s share of his wealth. The 5′ 5” does, however, also make money via endorsement and brand relationships with other businesses and vendors.

He has reportedly made $54,400 in his UFC career to date, in addition to thousands more dollars from competing in other promotions.

Rogerio Bontrin’s Girlfriend, Dating

The 27-year-old hunk is very much single in his life. There is no information about his love affairs or relationship in the media. Pursuing his career may be his number one priority before any relationship affairs.

His life is very simple, he lives a peaceful life in his home country, Brazil and only travels when he needs to train and occasionally enjoys it. With the dedication that he has shown in the ring, he is too focused on the match and improving greatly in his career. 

FAQ

What is the net worth of Rogerio Bontrin?

His net worth is 100,000 dollars.

What is the height of Rogerio Bontrin?

His height is 5 feet 5 inches.

What is the age of Rogerio Bontrin?

His age is 31 years as of 2023.

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