Gillian Robertson

Gillian Robertson

Personal Information

Full Name Gillian Elizabeth Robertson
Date of Birth May 16, 1995
Age 28
Nationality Canadian
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Weight 115 lb (52 kg)
Nickname The Savage
Weight Class Flyweight, Strawweight
Stance Orthodox
Reach 63"
Career Stats 12-8-0
Status Active

Gillian Robertson News

Gillian Robertson ties for massive UFC record second to Amanda Nunes with dominant finish over Polyana Viana at UFC 297 Gillian Robertson ties for massive UFC record second to Amanda Nunes with dominant finish over Polyana Viana at UFC 297
Gillian Robertson ties for massive UFC record second to Amanda Nunes with dominant finish over Polyana Viana at UFC 297
Joe Rogan gives endearing advice to Gillian Robertson on dealing with lifelong social anxiety issues Joe Rogan gives endearing advice to Gillian Robertson on dealing with lifelong social anxiety issues
Joe Rogan gives endearing advice to Gillian Robertson on dealing with lifelong social anxiety issues
Dana White passionately praises UFC strawweight’s fighting spirit after impressive Kansas City finish Dana White passionately praises UFC strawweight’s fighting spirit after impressive Kansas City finish
Dana White passionately praises UFC strawweight’s fighting spirit after impressive Kansas City finish
UFC flyweight Gillian Robertson talks submitting Rose Namajunas, finishing Molly McCann, and more (Exclusive) UFC flyweight Gillian Robertson talks submitting Rose Namajunas, finishing Molly McCann, and more (Exclusive)
UFC flyweight Gillian Robertson talks submitting Rose Namajunas, finishing Molly McCann, and more (Exclusive)

Gillian Robertson: A Brief Biography

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Gillian Elizabeth Robertson is a Canadian professional mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She made her UFC debut in December 2017 and won her first fight against Emily Whitmire via submission in the first round. She won her next fight against Molly McCann in May 2018 via a rear-naked choke in the second round. Robertson lost her fight against Mayra Bueno Silva in September 2018 via submission in the first round but won her next two fights against Veronica Macedo and Sarah Frota in February and July 2019, respectively.


She lost her fight against Maycee Barber in October 2019 via technical knockout in the first round. In June 2020, Robertson won against Cortney Casey via a rear-naked choke submission in the third round. Robertson received her black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu from coach Din Thomas before her fight with Poliana Botelho in October 2020, which she won via unanimous decision.


Robertson lost her next fight against Taila Santos in December 2020 via unanimous decision. Her fight against Miranda Maverick at UFC 258 was canceled due to illness, but they eventually fought in March 2021, and Robertson lost via unanimous decision. She won her fight against Priscila Cachoeira via a rear-naked choke submission in the first round in December 2021 and lost her next fight against JJ Aldrich via unanimous decision in March 2022. In her most recent fight she fought Polyana Viana at UFC 297 and defeated her by second-round TKO.



Gillian Robertson Personal information


Birth PlaceNiagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
Star SignTaurus
Net Worth (2023)$400,000
Last Fight Earnings$86,000
Age28
MMA Debut2016
MMA Record13-8-0
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter


Early Life and Career


Gillian Elizabeth Robertson was born in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. She started her training in cardio kickboxing at the age of 16 at American Top Team and later joined MMA classes. She began competing in amateur fights after two years and had a record of 9-1 before turning professional in 2016.


After participating in the Ultimate Fighter 26 series, she was signed by the UFC. In the show, which aimed to crown the UFC's first 125-pound women's champion, Robertson fought Barb Honchak in the preliminary fights but lost in the second round via TKO.


Gillian Robertson Personal Life


Not much is known about Gillian Robertson's parents. The Canadian fighter moved to Florida, USA, with her parents at the age of seven and eventually transitioned into a professional mixed martial artist


Gillian Robertson Boyfriend


Gillian Robertson is in a relationship with a man named Sean. She posts her pictures with him on her Instagram account. She first indicated her relationship with him by posting a picture on her Instagram account in May 2022.



Gillian Robertson Kids


Although Gillian Robertson posts pictures of Sean and herself quite often on her social media and doesn't shy away from giving us a peek into her private life, there is no confirmation of the couple being parents together. They have two pets named Gordo and Robin, who live with them.


Gillian Robertson Social Media


Gillian Robertson uses different social media platforms where she posts about her career and daily life. The links to her profiles are given below:



Gillian Robertson Net Worth


Gillian Robertson is estimated to have a net worth of around $ 400,000. She derives the majority of her wealth from her professional mixed martial arts career.


YearNet Worth
2023$ 400,000 (estimated)
2022$ 250,000 (estimated)
2021$ 125,000 (estimated)


Gillian Robertson MMA Record


Gillian Robertson holds a professional mixed martial arts record of 13 wins and 8 losses. She lost her first fight to Hannah Goldy via unanimous decision in the inaugural showdown of her career. Her second loss came against Cynthia Calvillo by a unanimous decision at Global Knockout 8. Robertson was defeated for the third time by Mayra Beuno Silva at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders by first-round submission.


Gillian Robertson lost the fourth fight to Maycee Barber when she defeated her via first-round TKO at UFC Fight Night: Reyes vs. Weidman. She lost her fifth and sixth fights in succession to Taila Santon and Miranda Maverick at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Neal and UFC 260, both by unanimous decision. Gillian Robertson faced the seventh loss of her career against JJ Alrich at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Ankalaev by unanimous decision. Gillian Robertson's eighth loss came in her most recent bout against Tabatha Ricci at UFC on ABC: Emmett vs. Topuria via unanimous decision.


Gillian Robertson Championships Won


Gillian Robertson hasn't won a championship in her professional career.


Gillian Robertson Contract


Gillian Robertson was signed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in 2017. Robertson has since then competed in multiple divisions, like flyweight and strawweight weight classes.


*Last Updated: January 21, 2024

Gillian Robertson FAQs

Gillian Robertson fights in the women's strawweight division of the UFC.

Gillian Robertson's nickname is "The Savage."
Gillian Robertson made her UFC debut on December 1, 2017, at The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale.

A. Her most recent fight took place on January 20, 2024.

A. She is 28 years old.

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