Carlos Newton

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Name/Famous asCarlos Newton
OccupationMixed Martial Artist
BirthdayAugust 17, 1976
Age43 years old
Other NameCarlos, Newton

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Carlos Newton Biography

Carlos Newton is best known as a Mixed Martial Artist. Carlos Newton was born on August 17, 1976 in Anguilla. Carlos Newton is one of the most successful Mixed Martial Artist. He has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on August 17, 1976.

Carlos Newton (born August 17, 1976) is an Anguillian-born Canadian retired mixed martial artist and one of the original MMA pioneers. He is a former UFC Welterweight Champion and Pride FC Japan MMA Legend. Known as “The Ronin”, he competed worldwide in the biggest MMA organizations including UFC, Pride FC, IFL, K-1, Shooto and most recently W-1. He is a 3rd Degree Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt alongside his coach Terry Riggs under Renzo Gracie, at Warrior MMA in Newmarket, Ontario. Newton has always been considered a fan favourite and a “Submission Master” and has dubbed his personal fighting style Ñ an amalgam of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, judo, wrestling and boxing Ñ as “Dragon Ball Jiu-Jitsu” in tribute to Dragon Ball, a Japanese manga series. As a testament to his worldwide popularity, Newton is one of only a few MMA athletes to ever be allowed to compete in the UFC and Pride FC at the same time. He currently manages his own gym in Pickering, Ontario, Newton MMA.

He also has a position among the list of Most popular Mixed Martial Artist. Carlos is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 43 years old.

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Newton’s professional mixed martial arts career began at the early age of 19, as the youngest no-holds-barred extreme fighter ever. His first match was one of the most memorable “David vs Goliath” NHB fights in history, with Newton giving up over 100Êlbs to a much larger Jean Rivire on the Extreme Fighting 2 card in April 1996. After dominating much of the fight, it ended with a submission loss due to sheer exhaustion for Newton, however, the spectacle of the brave smaller fighter launched his career. Newton competed in the world’s top mixed martial arts organizations such as Shooto, K-1 and Pride Fighting Championships in Japan, UFC in America and W-1 in Canada.

Carlos, motivated by a chance to compete in Canada, made a return to MMA again 2009 at Warrior-1: Inception. He scored a first round victory by way of KO against Nabil Khatib, this was Carlos’s first fight on Canadian soil in 13 years. He again returned to action on October 10, 2009 against former UFC veteran “Mr. International” Shonie Carter at Warrior-1: High Voltage. The bout was to be for the Warrior-1 Welterweight Championship, but because Newton did not make weight, it was a non-title bout. Newton beat Carter by unanimous decision after three rounds.

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Carlos Newton was born in Anguilla and moved to Canada at a young age. He attended Westview Centennial Secondary School in the Jane and Finch area of Toronto, Ontario. Newton competed in numerous Jiu-Jitsu and BJJ competitions in Canada and across the world, starting under the legendary Tom Sharkey. Notably the prestigious Abu Dhabi Combat Club in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates against Rodrigo Gracie of the legendary Gracie family. Newton started his Jiu-Jitsu competing career out of the Samurai Club in Toronto. Shortly after, in 1996, Terry Riggs founded Warrior Mixed Martial Arts in Newmarket, Ontario, which was Canada’s first official MMA Academy; Newton followed his long time training partner and made it his home. Out of Warrior MMA, Newton’s career flourished under the coaching of Terry Riggs and Everton McEwan. Newton, a Toronto’s York University student, did his study on geriatric medicine, having done research at Baycrest Hospital, one of the world leaders in geriatric care.

Age, Height & Measurements

Carlos Newton current age 43 years old years old. He born under the Leo horoscope as Carlos's birth date is August 17. Carlos Newton height 4 Feet 10 Inches (Approx) & weight 280 lbs (127 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.

Newton started his famed Japan fight career with a win over Erik Paulson to become the Vale Tudo Japan World Champion. After a few dominating fights in the Shooto organization he then moved on to PRIDE FC considered to be the top MMA show in the world along with the UFC. In June 1998, Newton lost a technical bout in Pride Fighting Championships against Kazushi Sakuraba. The Sakuraba vs. Newton fight is remembered today as a classic and one of the best MMA fights ever for Jiu-jitsu fans. This legendary fight propelled both fighters to MMA superstardom. Newton went on in the PRIDE Japan to rack up wins over Daijiro Matsui, Naoki Sano, Johil de Oliveira, all on his way to a spectacular armbar victory over “PelŽ” JosŽ Landi-Jons at Pride 19 in February, 2002. After this win Pride President Naoto Morishita declared, “Newton is considered the unofficial PRIDE middle weight Champion”. In October, 2003 Newton further solidified his place in history with a split-decision victory over the estimable Renzo Gracie at Pride Bushido 1.

Height6 Feet 11 Inches (Approx)
Weight117 lbs (53.0 kg) (Approx)
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Shoe Size9 (US), 8 (UK), 42.5 (EU), 27 (CM)

Newton’s fourth and fifth fights marked his UFC debut at UFC 17, defeating Bob Gilstrap and losing a controversial decision to Dan Henderson on the same night for the middle weight tournament title. Newton’s greatest professional accomplishment in his career was capturing the UFC Welterweight Championship from Pat Miletich in May 2001. The reign was short lived however, as Newton lost his first title defense in November of that same year at UFC 34 against accomplished wrestler Matt Hughes. Newton had a triangle choke locked in on Hughes, but Hughes picked up Newton, walked him to the corner and slammed Newton to the mat, causing Newton to hit his head. Both Hughes and Newton were unconscious however John McCarthy only saw the unconscious Newton and awarded Hughes the victory despite Hughes asking “What Happened?”

Carlos Newton Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth: $2 Million

Carlos Newton net worth has been growing significantly. Carlos Newton’s most of wealth comes from being a successful Mixed Martial Artist. We have estimated Carlos's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

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Newton and Riggs were the coaches of the Toronto Dragons in the IFL in the 2005 and 2006 seasons. Based out of Warrior MMA in Newmarket, the Dragons were made up of international notable fighters such as Claude Patrick, Wagnney Fabiano, Brent Beauparlant, Rafael Cavalcante, Leo Santos and Dennis Hallman. The Dragons made the play offs in 2006 season and went on as far as the semifinals round. Wagnney Fabiano from the team qualified and won the IFL Lightweight Championship. Newton fought in a superfight that year and lost to Renzo Gracie by way of an extremely controversial split decision at the IFL Championship Final. Gracie himself questioned the call after the fight.

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Newton was set for a comeback fight at K-1’s HEROs MMA promotion against Melvin Manhoef at the Ariake Coliseum on August 5, but had to pull out of the fight at the last minute due to a torn ligament in his knee. He made a second attempt at a comeback in K-1 HEROs, this time facing Tokimitsu Ishizawa. Newton made short work of the Japanese fighter, needing only four punches to score the TKO victory in just 22 seconds. He then faced Shungo Oyama at Hero’s Korea 2007 where he lost by submission due to punches.

In 2009, after his win over Shonie Carter, he stated in an interview to Sherdog that he was anticipating his return to fighting abroad with particular interest in Japan. However, after one more fight in Australia, Newton decided, that after a successful fight career that spanned 14 years, it was finally time to take a break and focus on coaching.

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