Quick Facts of Raquel Pennington
- Full NameRaquel Pennington
- Date of Birth05 September, 1988
- Marital Status Married
- BirthplaceColorado, USA
- Ethnicity White
- Religion Christain
- ProfessionMMA Fighter
- Nationality American
- Active Year 2009 – present
- Eye colour Black
- Hair colour Black
- Height5 feet & 11 inc
- Weight61 kg; 9.6 st
- Body Measurement35-24-34 inches.
- Online PresenceInstagram
- Horoscope Taurus
Mixed martial artist Raquel Pennington is renowned for competing in the bantamweight division of Ultimate Fighting Championship women. Throughout her professional UFC career, she has made the record of 9 wins, 7 losses, and 0 draws.
In addition, Raquel has won different competitions such as UFC 205, UFC202, UFC 191, UFC 191 and so on. So being involved in MMA for many years, how much net worth she collected till now?
Who Is Raquel Pennington? Wiki & Bio
Raquel Pennington was born on September 5, 1988, Colorado Springs, Unites States of America. Her mother’s name is Rose Pennington whereas the identity of her father is still not available. Her nationality is American and belongs to white ethnic background.
In 2007, she attended Harrison High School where she received athletic and scholastic scholarships. Since her childhood, Pennington actively involved in different kind of sports such as basketball, volleyball, softball, and running.
However, during her college life, she never played any sport because she broke her back. Despite having broken back she pursued MMA career.
Raquel Pennington’s Relationship & Married Life
Raquel is openly lesbian. Currently in a relationship with her fellow UFC fighter Tecia Torres. Moreover, Pennington’s partner Tecia competes in the strawweight division.
The couple met each other in 2016 while participating in Invicta Fighting Championships. After dating for a year, in May 2017, Pennington proposed her lover Torres and finally they got engaged.
Besides, Raquel and her partner Torres are supportive of each other and trains together. Similarly, Duo coach each other at the Triple Threat Gym in Colorado Springs. In addition, her lover, Torres shares their pictures on her Instagram account.
Pennington and her partner Torres are happily enjoying their relationship. Although they are already engaged, they haven’t mentioned any plans of getting married. Hope, they will soon announce the good news regarding their wedding to their fans and followers.
Raquel Pennington’s Body Measurements, Height, & Weight
The 3o years old MMA fighter, Raquel aka Rocky stands at the height of 5 feet and 11 inches (1.7m). Moreover, her current weight is 135 lb (61 kg; 9.6 st). Similarly, her body measurements are 35-24-34 inches. Raquel’s shoe size is 9 US whereas her dress size is 4 Us.
Raquel Pennington’s Professional Career
At the age of 19, Raquel began training in martial arts, although her father did not let her compete. From 2009 to 2011, she competed in an amateur MMA, making a record of 7 victories and 1 loss. She also fought with Amanda Nunes and Miesha state during her professional career.
YouTube: Rocky’s Return: Raquel Pennington fights back from injuries for UFC title shot
Currently, Pennington competes in UFC Bantamweight Championship. She made her debut on May 12, 2018, at UFC 224 against Amanda Nunes. Likewise, she is scheduled to fight against Irene Aldana at UFC on ESPN 4 on July 20, 2019.
How Much Is Raquel Pennington’s Net Worth & Salary
The MMA fighter Raquel Pennington probably lives a luxurious life relishing the colossal amount of money she amassed from her career. Pennington’s net worth is estimated to be around $1 million as of 2019. Likewise, her career disclosed earnings is $202,000.
In addition, she also receives money as a cash prize and winning bonus. Moreover, Raquel earns an extra sum of money from endorsement deals and sponsorships. However, the detail information about her house, cars, and other possessions are not available