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Song Yadong

Song Yadong

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Song Yadong is a 25-year-old mixed martial artist from China competing in the bantamweight division of the UFC. Song is currently the No. 8 ranked contender in the division.

QUICK FACTS

Full NameSong Yadong
Date of BirthDecember 2, 1997
Age25
NationalityChinese
Height5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight135 lb (61 kg; 9.6 st)
NicknameThe Kung Fu Kid
Weight ClassBantamweight
StatusActive

Song Yadong Biography, EarlyLife

Born on December 2, 1997, Song Yadong was sent to a martial arts school by his mother to learn Sanda at 9. And Song was able to make his professional MMA debut before 16.

Song had a professional MMA record of 11-5-1 before signing a multiple-fight contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Song Yadong Education

We have no information on the names of the educational institutions he attended.

Song Yadong’s Height, And Weight

Song Yadong has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 61 kg.

Career

Song Yadong made his octagon debut in the featherweight division and won the fight via a guillotine choke submission in the first round. The fight took place on November 25, 2017, against Bharat Khandare.

‘The Kun Fu Kid’ has had 12 fights in the UFC and has won 9 of them.

Song has only lost to Kyler Philips and Cory Sandhagen in the UFC. He also ended up in a draw match against Cody Stamann.

Song Yadong’s Net Worth

The predicted value of Song Yadong’s net worth in 2023 is $500,000. Yadong’s UFC career and brand endorsements are his main sources of revenue.

Yadong’s most recent match took place at UFC Vegas 60 versus Cory Sandhagen. Yadong had a $91,000 salary, which was made up of a $80,000 base salary and $11,000 in sponsorship payments.

Endorsement

Song Yadong is endorsed by Trifecta Nutrition, a company that helps with meal planning.

Song Yadong’s Wife, Marriage, Children

The talented Daisy, the brilliant MMA fighter’s wife, and he have been together for a number of years. The couple also had a kid named Justin Manhattan Song as a blessing. Yadong’s career is well known for having Daisy’s unshakable backing, and she is regularly spotted encouraging him when he is in combat.

Song Yadong Awards

Mixed martial arts

  • Ultimate Fighting Championship
    • Performance of the Night (Five times) vs. Bharat Khandare, Felipe Arantes, Alejandro Pérez, Marlon Moraes, and Ricky Simón
    • Fight of the Night (One time) vs. Marlon Vera
    • Tied (Eddie Wineland & Sean O’Malley) for fourth most knockouts in UFC Bantamweight division history

Sanda

  • 2011 Hebei Provincial Sanda Championship − 1st place, 60 kg

Muay Thai

  • 2011 National Muay Thai Championship − 5th place

Grappling

  • 2012 Shanghai Jiu-Jitsu Open − 4th place

FAQ

What is the net worth of Song Yadong?

His net worth is 500,000 dollars.

What is the height of Song Yadong?

His height is 5 feet 8 inches.

What is the age of Song Yadong?

His age is 25 years as of 2023.

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