1Tony Ferguson is one of the biggest stars in the UFC. The former interim lightweight champion of the world has proved one of the greatest mixed martial artists in a career spanning over a decade with the most prized promotion in the world, the UFC.
Tony Ferguson’s earning comes via way of fighting inside the Octagon and multiple sponsorship deals. He was previously signed to Paradigm Sports, which also manages former dual champion,
Conor McGregor. However, Ferguson failed to land any sponsorship deals with the management company and parted ways to sign with Ballengee Group.
Since then, Ferguson has signed sponsorship deals with RDX Sports and Monster Energy drinks. Ferguson has his own gym where he trains for his upcoming fights called the Snapdown City Academy. He has an incredible resume that boasts of 25 wins and just 5 losses inside the Octagon.
Tony Ferguson: Net Worth
Tony Ferguson has a net worth in the excess of $4 million. Ferguson has earned post-fight bonus awards on eight occasions in his last eight bouts inside the Octagon. Barring the interim title win against Kevin Lee, El Cucuy has picked up the $50,000 bonus award ever since 2015, starting with his submission win over Gleison Tibau back at UFC 184. Ferguson made a whopping $500,000 against Justin Gaethje back at UFC 249. Tony Ferguson raked in an additional $500,000 for his losing affair against Charles Oliveira at UFC 256.
He ranked in an additional $265,00 including the fight bonus and win bonus against Donald Cerrone in 2019. El Cucuy earned $500,000 ($250,000 to show and $250,000 to win) in the interim title match against Kevin Lee back at UFC 216. Ferguson even picked up the “Performance of the Night” and “Fight of the Night” bonus awards back in December 2015 against Edson Barboza. He is the Ultimate Fighter 13 welterweight tournament winner where he secured a knockout of the night win against Namsey Rijem to bag the illustrious UFC contract.
Tony Ferguson Gym: Snapdown City Academy
Tony Ferguson trains in his own gym called the Snapdown City Academy. His training methods are unorthodox and has been the talk of social media for quite some time now. Ferguson’s unique fighting style is impressive and a thing of wonder inside the Octagon. Snapdown City Academy is a private facility and facilitates training for several MMA fighters along with the El Cucuy.