Junior Albini Biography
Junior Albini is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artist. He is famous for competing in the Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, an American mixed martial arts organization in Las Vegas.
Albini is a happily married man. He is married to Lays Albini. The couple has a baby daughter. The duo seems to be happy with each other.
Junior Albini Early Life and Education
Junior Albini was born on March 15, 1991, in Parana, Brazil. As far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is White and holds the Brazilian nationality.
The talented player was interested in martial arts from his early days. So he began boxing when he was just 13 years old. At the very young time, he weighed over 350 lbs, i.e., 160 kg.
Junior Albini Career
The renowned martial artist, Junior Albini made his professional debut in 2009. Over the next seven years, he fought more than fifteen times. Further, he has made a great record of 13-3; 11 of his 13 wins.
YouTube: Junior Albini VS Timothy Johnson
In addition to these, he made a promotional debut in the UFC against 11th ranked opponent Timothy Johnson at the UFC on Fox: Weidman vs. Gastelum. He won the fight through a knockout in the first round. The game helped him to earn the Performance of the Night bonus of $50 thousand.
Moreover, he faced Andrei Arlovski at the UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Pettis on November 11, 2017. He lost the fight because of his unanimous decision. He is scheduled to face Alexey Oleynik in 2018 at UFC 224.
Junior Albini Personal Life
Albini is a happily married man. He is married to Lays Albini, and the couple was blessed with a baby daughter together. He is pretty uptight in sharing his details no any information about Lays has been revealed.
The pair seems to be happy with each other. Previously they were not found dating anyone, and there are no rumors regarding their divorce as well.
When the talented martial artist, Albini won the Performance of the Night Bonus of US $50 thousand, he was too happy. As per the online sources, he even said that now he was in the position to buy real toys for his daughter.
Once in an interview, he said
It’s so much money. I’ve never seen that kind of money. I have never bought any real toys for my daughter. All of her toys were empty bottle and shampoos. It means a lot to me.
Junior Albini Net Worth
Albini is living a happy life with his wife and daughter. Junior Albini’s net worth has not been revealed yet, but he won $50 thousand in a game. Moreover, as he is one of the proficient players we can assume that he earns more than millions of dollars.