Cortney Casey is an American mixed martial artist currently fighting in the Strawweight division. On July 18, 2015, she debuted in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to face The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned contestant Joanne Calderwood, at UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites, replacing the injured Bec Rawlings. She earned her first UFC win by defeating Stanciu by TKO in the first round. She is #13 in the official UFC strawweight rankings as of February 1, 2019. Born Cortney Ann Casey on May 5, 1987 in Mesa, Arizona, USA, she belongs to Mexican descent. She was a Division I soccer player at the University of Texas at El Paso. She started training MMA in 2009 after her soccer career was cut short due to an injury. She began her amateur career in 2012, and her professional career in 2013 defeating Kelly Warren by rear naked choke.
Cortney Casey Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 5 May 1987
Birth Place: Mesa, Arizona, USA
Birth Name: Cortney Ann Casey
Nickname: Cast Iron
Formerly known as: Cortney Casey-Sanchez
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Mixed martial artist
Race/Ethnicity: White (Mexican)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Cortney Casey Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 115 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 52 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 7″
Height in Meters: 1.70 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Body Measurements: N/A
Breast Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A
Hips Size: N/A
Bra Size/Cup Size: N/A
Feet/Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Dress Size: 4 (US)
Cortney Casey Family Details:
Spouse/Husband: Edward Sanchez
Cortney Casey Education:
The University of Texas at El Paso
Cortney Casey Facts:
*She was born on May 5, 1987 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.
*She played soccer at University of Texas at El Paso.
*She began training MMA in 2009.
*She made her amateur debut in 2012, losing a split decision to future UFC Strawweight Emily Kagan.
*She fights in the Strawweight division.
*Visit her official website: www.castironcasey.com
*Follow her on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.