Despite having a prosperous career as an MMA fighter and UFC star, AILIN PEREZ was the focus of a media frenzy in November 2023.
Following her triumph at UFC Vegas 82, the sports star from Argentina encountered criticism from certain UFC supporters.
Who is Ailin Perez?
On October 5, 1996, Ailin Perez was born in Zarate, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
As a youngster, Perez practiced judo and taekwondo before switching to mixed martial arts (MMA).
Then, as a teenager, the star—nicknamed Fiona—made her amateur debut.
Invicta FC signed her in 2015.
Perez is now ranked 11th in the world for Best Female Bantamweight as of November 2023.
With more than 230k Instagram followers, she often updates her fans about her life and business.
When did Ailin Perez join the UFC?
In September 2022, Perez made her UFC debut at UFC Fight Night 209 in Paris, France.
She won her next two battles but lost her first one.Perez has a 9–2 record in professional mixed martial arts.
It was disclosed by Perez to MMA Junkie in 2022 that she was formerly a dancer.
She disclosed in the interview that her areas of expertise were bachata, salsa, and reggaeton dancing.
“Many people say, ‘If you know how to dance, you know how to fight.'” Perez revealed how she seamlessly combines her background in dancing with her fighting profession.
Revealing how she incorporates her dancing past with her fighting career, Perez said: “Many people say, ‘If you know how to dance, you know how to fight.’
“I enjoy it, and that’s a way I express my happiness.
“I have the assassin side of me, and my happy part.”
She added of her nickname: “That’s how Fiona is.
“Princess Fiona is an ogre who dances, who’s very sweet, but when it comes time to fight, she’s firm and moves forward.
“That’s why they call me that.”
Why did Ailin Perez make her OnlyFans profile free?
After defeating Lucie Pudilova at UFC Vegas 82 on November 18, 2023, Perez made her OnlyFans profile public.
The Argentine celebrity made news when she twerked to celebrate her victory at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, even though she won by unanimous decision.
Some fans reacted negatively to her actions, accusing the campaign of creating OnlyFans.
Perez made the decision to take advantage of the situation and market her own page on the pay website.
She told reporters, addressing the negative response to her festivities, “It’s currently free for anyone who wants to check out my OnlyFans.”
“My OnlyFans is not pornography, it’s art.
“All my followers could prove that by checking it out.”
As of November 2022, 2023, her profile is still available to subscribe to for free.