Carlos Candelario

Carlos Candelario mma fighter bio

Carlos Candelario was born on June 4, 1991, in New Britain, United States. Carlos “The Cannon” Candelario was born in the Millennials Generation and is currently 32 years old. He is a UFC fighter who competes in the bantamweight division. He made his Octagon debut 655 days ago, on May 14, 2022. Candelario trains at Underdog Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

When is Carlos Candelario’s next fight, what’s his height, reach, record, and who is he fighting next? Let’s find out below ⤵

Carlos Candelario
“The Cannon”
Date of Birth
June 4, 1991
New Britain, United States
Birth Sign
5' 8" (1.73 m)
135 lbs (61 kg)
Leg Reach

As of February 2024, Carlos Candelario’s pro record is 8-3-0, with 2 of those wins coming by knockout, 3 by submission, and the rest by a decision. Candelario has fought in over 11 professional MMA bouts, and his last fight was 1 year and 3 months ago against Jake Hadley at UFC Fight Night 214: Rodriguez vs. Lemos. The fight was on Saturday, November 5, 2022. Carlos Candelario by Submission (Triangle Choke) in round 2 at 2:39.

Fun fact: On the day Carlos was born, "More Than Words" by Extreme was the #1 song in the country (Billboard). You can find out more interesting Carlos Candelario birthday facts.

Carlos Candelario’s next fight: PENDING

We will answer the most frequently asked questions about Carlos Candelario below.

Career & History

Carlos Candelario, a mixed martial artist from New Britain, United States, faced a tough challenge at UFC Fight Night on November 5, 2022. During this event, he was caught in a triangle choke by Jake Hadley and was forced to submit in the second round.

Earlier that year, on May 14, at UFC on ESPN, Candelario battled hard but ultimately lost to Tatsuro Taira. The fight went the distance, and after three rounds, the judges gave Taira the unanimous decision win.

Going back to August 31, 2021, during the fifth season of Dana White’s Contender Series, Candelario faced Victor Altamirano. After a closely contested three rounds, he narrowly lost by a split decision, which is when the judges do not all agree on the winner.

Carlos had a brighter moment during the first season of Dana White’s Contender Series on August 1, 2017. He showcased his skills and determination, earning a unanimous decision victory over Ronaldo Candido after three rounds, where all judges agreed he won the fight.

Carlos Candelario height and weight

Carlos Candelario’s height is 5' 8" (1.73 m). He fights in the bantamweight division. Fighters who fight in the bantamweight class can weigh anywhere from pounds, but because of weight cutting, many MMA fighters walk around 10 – 30 lbs heavier than their weight class maximum limit.

Carlos Candelario net worth

Carlos Candelario’s net worth estimates may vary because it’s hard to predict his spending habits. Many top-level fighters also receive pay-per-view cuts, money from sponsorships, and other “locker room” or special discretionary bonuses the UFC often pays, which are not reported to the public. We found multiple online sources that list Carlos Candelario’s net worth; check out CelebsMoney. Net worth is calculated by adding anything of value and subtracting all of the liabilities.

Did you know: The average UFC fighter made $148,000 in 2020, up from average earnings of $146,000 in 2019, $138,000 in 2018, and $132,000 in 2017.

How old is Carlos Candelario?

Carlos Candelario’s age is 32 years old. He was born on Tuesday, June 4, 1991. Carlos is turning 33 years old in .

Where is Carlos Candelario from?

Carlos Candelario was born in New Britain, United States.

What is Carlos Candelario’s reach?

Carlos Candelario’s reach is 68″ and leg reach is 38″.

Where does Carlos Candelario rain?

Carlos Candelario trains at Underdog Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Who is Carlos Candelario dating now?

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Carlos Candelario facts

1. Carlos Candelario’s birth sign is Gemini.
2. He was born in the Year of the Goat.
3. Carlos’s next birthday is in .
4. His wealth comes from being an MMA Fighter.
5. Carlos Candelario was born in Millennials Generation (1991).
6. Candelario’s life path number is 3.
7. His ruling planet is Mercury.
8. Carlos Candelario’s birth flower is Rose.
9. His birthstone is Pearl, Moonstone and Alexandrite.
10. Candelario has been alive for 11,957 days or 286,991 hours.

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