Emily Ducote, also known as Gordinha is an American mixed martial artist who currently fights in the strawweight division of Bellator MMA. She began her professional career in 2015. She currently has a record of 6 wins and 4 losses. The fighter is affiliated with the American Top Team OKG.
Emily Ducote is currently in a romantic relationship. She is dating the head coach of American Top Team, Giulliano Gallupi. The two have been dating for some time now and are happy together. To know more about Ducote's early life, career, relationships, dating life, achievements, net worth; keep scrolling.
Emily Ducote Early Life and Education
Ducote was born on 1st of January, 1994 in California, America. The names of her parents have not been disclosed yet. Her parents are supportive of her athletic career although her mother needs assurance from time to time. Ducote's main cheerleader is her grandmother. She gained interest in the sport as she watched the fights with her grandparents. Ducote also has a little brother.
Instagram: Emily Ducate with her family;
Then soon enough, Ducote began training for martial arts. She also wrestled while in high school. Her athleticism gained her a scholarship in Oklahoma. After moving to Oklahoma for wrestling in college, she realized she did not find it enjoyable. Ducote then met the Giulliano; the head coach of ATT OKG and Nicky, the co-owner of rival/rebel boxing gym.
Emily Ducote Career
Ducote began her training with ATT. Her first professional bout was against Emily Whitmire in FCF Freestyle Cage. It was a rough start for her as she lost the bout. However, the next fight against Ronni Nanney in 2016 OKC Fight Night gave her the first win in her pro career.
Ducote was signed by Bellator in 2016. She debuted against Bruno Vargas and won the bout. After that, she was victorious against Kenya Miranda. The fighter got the chance to face Ilima-Lei Macfarlane for the inaugural Bellator women's flyweight title however she was defeated.
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Ducote has since been victorious against Katy Collins and Jessica Middleton. She faced Ilima-Lei Macfarlane for the second time and was defeated again. In recent events, she lost the fight against Kristina Williams.
Emily Ducote Personal Life
Ducote is not married. However, she is not available as she is in a relationship with the head coach of ATT OKG and black belt holder Giulliano Gallupi. It seems the two have been together for quite a while now. They share pictures of them together often in their respective social media accounts. The pair seems happily in love.
Giulliano has been a support system and a mentor for Ducote. The fighter has said that he has been beside her since the beginning. Their relationship has grown stronger through the years with no rumors of separations.
Emily Ducote Net worth
The net worth of Emily Ducote is currently under review. The value of her contract is not known. Her source of income include the bouts and other endorsement deals. She has won 6 fights in MMA as of now which must have fetched her a good amount.
Aside, Ducote owns four Pitbulls named: Micah, Maple, Kimura, Bravo which she adopted. They are rescue dogs. The price of a pit bull is around $500-$700.
Ducote lives a comfortable life in Oklahoma thanks to her income. She has also endorsed brands like Frillwit. The partnership must provide her good amount of money. The fighter also has an iPhone 8 which is priced at $699.
At the moment, Ducote's career is not going so well. She has had two consecutive loss. However, the fighter is still active in her career and hard at training.