Who is Impa Kasanganay? Bio, Age, Net Worth, Wiki, Relationship, Height

Who is Impa Kasanganay?

The following athlete is a well-known one, Impa Kasanganay, also known as ‘Tshilobo,’ who is a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter. He fights in the UFC’s MiddleHeavyweight class. Impa’s professional record  is 8-1-0.

Although the UFC fighter is still in his early stages of his career, his determination and hard work can be noticed in his battles and statistics. He is based in Charlotte, North Carolina. On the UFC Middleweight Rankings, the American MMA fighter is placed #45.

Relationship Details, Impa Kasanganay Is Single?

Kasanganay’s personal life, on the other hand, is extremely private. His previous or current partnerships have not yet been made public. However, he is not currently married.

Nonetheless, it may be presumed that MMA athletes have had previous relationships, other specifics are revealed. For the time being, we can only assume that he has effectively kept his personal connection private and low-key.

Quick Facts

Full Name Impa Kasanganay
Birth Date January 17, 1994
Age 31 Years Old
Place of Birth Fort Lauderdale, United States
Nickname Tshilobo
Nationality Congolese-American
Ethnicity African-American
Profession MMA Fighter
Education Lenoir-Rhyne University
Father’s Name N/A
Mother’s Name N/A
Siblings N/A
Marital Status Unmarried
Height 180 cm
Weight 185 lbs
Birth Sign Capricorn
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Octgon Debut August 29, 2020
Net Worth Under Review
Social Media Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Last Update August, 2022

Impa Kasanganay: Early Life, Age, Wiki, Parents, Ethnicity

On January 17, 1994, Impa Kasanganay was born. He was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to an immigrant family. Impa was born under the sign of Capricorn.

Impa is of African-American descent and a Congolese American citizen. Even though the identities of his parents and other family members are unknown, it is widely assumed that his family is the source of his inspiration.

His father also gave him the moniker ‘Tshilobo,’ which means ‘fighter under God.’ His parents are from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Education, Schooling, University

Furthermore, he is well educated, with degrees in business, accounting, and finance. Impa has a certificate in Business Administration and Accounting.

Similarly, he earned a Bachelor of Accounting and a Bachelor of Finance from Lenoir-Rhyne University.

Professional Career, (MMA Fighter)

Few people achieve their dream of fighting in the UFC. So is the narrative of Impa Kasanganay, a rising boxer. The UFC fighter has always been a seasoned competitor. He used to be a football player in college. He even played for Lenoir-Rhyne University’s collegiate squad.

His jersey number was 57, and he was assigned to the Linebacker position. When asked how he got started, he said,

I began at the end of my senior football season at LR and had my first amateur fight my senior spring and final semester at LR. I was taking a total of 26 credits.

Impa also always wanted to grow as a football player in college. Nonetheless, when he discovered that NFL players trained in various martial arts and with MMA trainers, he considered doing the same. It was the first time he stepped onto the mats, and his desire shifted.

He finished his football career at Lenoir-Rhyne in 2016 and shifted his attention to the cage.

Beginnings of a Career

Before embarking on his dream profession, he held a variety of positions in corporate and other industries. He has worked as an accountant in corporations and as a bouncer in clubs and pubs. He also worked as a personal trainer.

MMA Profession

Back in 2017, he started training during his senior year of college. Since his boyhood, the MMA Kanganas been a fan of boxing and MMA, and his passion for the sport has led to his current full-time job.

Kasanganay made his pro debut on January 25, 2019 at 864 Fighting Championship-Showcase MMA. He won a split decision over Garett Fosdyck in his pro debut.

Many people remember Impa as one of the most entertaining competitors on season 2 of ‘Dana White’s Contender Series,’ but he did not land a UFC contract.

Despite being pitted against the then-unbeaten Kailin Hill, Kasanganay delivered a clever and imposing effort against the LFA veteran. Despite his dominant performance, UFC president Dana White believed that it was ideal for his development to send him to the regional scene to gain more experience.

He is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Additional Matches

In addition, at Square Ring Promotions-Island Fights 53, he defeated Dahlen Wilson by unanimous decision in the second round. After a few weeks, he fought and defeated John Lewis in round one by submission.

On March 11, 2019, the MMA fighter extended his victory run by defeating Roger Pratcher at KOTC Rumble on the River 2. Tshibolo’s winning streak continued with a victory over Devorious Tubbs at LFA 71.

Furthermore, on August 27, 2019, he defeated Kailan Hill in a battle on Dana White’s Contender Series (DWCS) – Season 3, Episode 10. In addition, on August 11, 2020, he defeated Anthony AdaPoloDWCS- Contender Series 2020: Week 2.

Later, on August 29, 2020, Impa won a unanimous decision over Maki Pitolo. However, his eight-game winning streak was broken recently. On October 10, 2020, he was defeated by Joaquin Buckley in a MiddleWeight battle by KO/TKO in the second round.

As a result, his current record is eight wins and one loss. Similarly, he faced UFC on Impa Kasanganay: Vettori vs. Holland in early 2021 and won the fight via submission in the second round.

Inspiration and objectives for an MMA career

Meanwhile, when asked about his sources of inspiration and heroes, he mentioned his parents. Impa’s parents’ hard work and work ethic inspired him to pursue his passion and achieve whatever he has ever wished for himself and his family.

His purpose is to leave a legacy that cannot be taken away and to inspire his children and grandchildren to pursue their dreams.

Impa Kasanganay | Achievements

  • Currently White Belt
  • One Win via KO
  • One Win via Submission
  • First-round finishes(twice)
  • Record: 8-1-0

Impa Kasanganay | Fight Record

Professional record breakdown
10 matches 9 wins 1 loss
By knockout 0 1
By submission 3 0
By decision 6 0

Net Worth, Salary, Assets

In 2022, the 31-year-old signed as a Pro MMA fighter. He is thought to earn an undisclosed base wage regardless of match results. Aside from that, MMA fighters get $50,000 in incentives for winning ’bout of the night’ and ‘performance of the night.’

He is also supported by Vital Proteins, Biomdplus R&D, Gatorade, Enduraphin, WTRMLN WTR, and Greens Plus. His net worth has yet to be determined.

Rumors and Controversy

Talking about his rumors and controversy, he has not been in any part of rumors as well as controversy to date.

Impa Kasanganay | Height, Weight, and Age

As of 2022, the American is 31 years old. Based on his Instagram posts, we can conclude that he has the ideal body for an athlete.
Impa has a fantastic strong physique and is in peak condition right now.

He weighs 185 pounds and measures 185 centimeters (5 feet 11 inches) tall. He is a perfect middleweight MMA fighter for his height and weight.

Unfortunately, information about MMA fighter body measurements is still unavailable at this time. Similarly, he is of Congolese-American descent with African-American ancestry.

Social Media Accounts

Impa is a frequent user of social networking networks. He may be found on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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