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Vicente Luque

Brazilian professional mixed martial artist

Vicente Luque
Brazilian professional mixed martial artist. source- Tapology

Vicente Luque is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artist, who competes in the welterweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is nicknamed The Silent Assassin, and currently, he is listed as #5 in the UFC welterweight rankings.

Early life, Childhood, and Education

Talking about his early life, Vicente Luque was born on 15 November 1991, in Westwood, New Jersey, the United States.

Besides this, Luque is American as well as Brazilian by nationality and comes from a mixed ethnic background. Vicente followed the Christian religion and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Furthermore, Vicente is the son of his Chilean father, Pepe Luque, and his Brazilian mother, Maria Aparecida. Additionally, Luque’s had a grandmother who worked for the Brazil Ministry’s department of foreign relations and affairs.

Moreover, Vicente grew up his childhood days in New Jersey, however, later on, when he was 6 years of age, his parents got divorced.

Regarding his educational background, Vicente went to a good high school for his high level of education. Later on, he must have enrolled in some good university for his graduation in the major field.

Career and Professional Life

Moving onto his professional career, Vicente Luque began his combat sports career as a kickboxer. Afterward, he made his professional MMA debut match in the year 2009.

Furthermore, Vicente became the champion of the Brazilian Amateur Kickboxing Cup in the year 2009. Additionally, Luque is a purple belt in Luta Livre and a brown belt in Jiu-Jitsu.

Afterward, Vicente made his UFC appearance in the year 2015 at UFC on FOX in the main event match of Dos Anjos vs. Cowboy 2.

Additionally, he revenges for his loss against Hayder Hassan, an American mixed martial artist which he lost in the semi-finals of The Ultimate Fighter 21 match,

Moreover, in Luque’s final fight against Tyron Woodley, a retired UFC welterweight champion, at the event of UFC 260.

In recent years, Luque compete with Michael Chiesa, an American professional mixed martial artist at UFC 265 on August 7, 2021.

Additionally, Luque had a successful professional career with an MMA record of 20-7-1. As of now, he is listed as #5 in the UFC welterweight rankings on 12 April 2022.

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Net worth and Salary

Focusing on his salary and net worth status, Vicente Luque is very much successful in his career as a famous Mixed Martial Artist in the UFC.

Luque gained so much fame and recognition from his fans and wrestler fraternity from all over the world from his ongoing fantastic wrestling career.

Furthermore, Luque’s net worth is estimated to be totaled of around $2 million USD. On his salary, there’s no fixed figure that he received as in his fight against Randy Brown, a mixed martial artist, in the year 2020, where he earned around $216,000 USD.

Additionally, Vicente received his biggest paycheck of around $257,000 USD in the fight against Tyron Woodley, a former UFC heavyweight champion, in March 2021.

Rumors and Controversy

Discussing his rumors and controversies, Vicente Luque is a successful Brazilian Mixed Martial Artist player who played in the UFC.

Furthermore, he kept his professional and personal life separate and far away from any sorts of rumors or controversies related to him. However, it seems like Luque enjoying his personal life with his wife and newly born son.

Personal Life and Relationship

In his personal life and relationship status, Vicente Luque’s current relationship status is married. He married his long-term girlfriend, Carolina Silveira, on 16 March 2021, in Brazil.

Vicente Luque
Vicente Luque with his wife Carolina source- Sportsmanor

Furthermore, the couple began dating each other in 2008. Additionally, the love duo had blessed with a child, a baby boy, named Bento, who was born in 2021.

As of now, the couple lived happily raising their newly born child, and there’s no nay current news of their separation or any sort of extramarital affairs.

Body Measurement| Height, Weight

Focusing on his body measurements, Vicente Luque is a professional Brazilian professional mixed martial arts fighter who had an athletic body with a good personality.

Additionally, Luque stood at a perfect height of around 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) tall. And, his total body weight of around 170 lbs (77kg).

Furthermore, Vicente had a beautiful pair of black eyes and black hair color. Additionally, he wears a shoe size of 4 (US) while his dress size is 8 (US).

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Social Media Profile

Regrading his social media platforms, Vicente Luque is very much active on all sorts of major social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Luque had more than 30K followers on his official Facebook account.

Moreover, Luque gained over 134K followers on his Instagram profile while his Twitter profile has around 42.2K followers as of now.

FAQs

What is Vicente Luque’s nickname?
Vicente Luque’s nickname is The Silent Assassin.

How old is Vicente Luque?
As of 2022, Vicente Luque is 30 years of age.

Who is Vicente Luque’s coach?
Luque’s coach named is Greg Jones.

What is Vicente Luque’s height?
Luque’s stood with a perfect height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m).

When did Vicente Luque get Married?
Vicente Luque’s married Carolina Silveria on 16 March 2019.

Quick Facts:

  • Full Name- Vicente Catta Preta Luque
  • Birth Place- Westwood, New Jersey, United States
  • Nationality- American, Brazilian
  • Ethnicity- Mixed
  • Profession-  Mixed Martial Artist
  • Started career as – Kickboxer
  • Height- 5 feet 11 inches (1.80  m)
  • Relationship Status- Married
  • Spouse- Carolina Silveira
  • Children- 1
  • Social Media- Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

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