Sean "Sugar" O'Malley

RECORD: 16-1-0 (1 NC)
STANCE: Switch
DIVISION: Bantamweight
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
REACH: 72"
LEG REACH: 40.00
WEIGHT: 135 lbs.
NATIONALITY: Helena, United States
AGE: 26





Significant Strikes Attempted: 471
Significant Strikes Landed: 272


Takedowns Attempted: 6
Takedowns Landed: 3

Latest Bouts:

Aljamain Sterling
Awaiting Outcome
Sat. Aug 19, 2023
UFC 292: Sterling vs. O
Petr Yan
Sean O'Malley: Winner
by Split Decision in Round 3
Sat. Oct 22, 2022
UFC 280: Oliveira vs. Makhachev
Pedro Munhoz
Sean O'Malley: No Contest
by No Contest in Round 2 @ 3:09
Sat. Jul 02, 2022
UFC 276: Adesanya vs. Cannonier
Raulian Paiva
Sean O'Malley: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1 @ 4:42
Sat. Dec 11, 2021
UFC 269: Oliveira vs. Poirier
Marlon Vera
Awaiting Outcome
Sat. Aug 15, 2020
UFC 252: Miocic vs. Cormier 3
Eddie Wineland
Sean O'Malley: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1
Sat. Jun 06, 2020
UFC 250: Nunes vs. Spencer
Jose Quinonez
Awaiting Outcome
Sat. Mar 07, 2020
UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero

Sean O’Malley is a professional mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s bantamweight division. His fighting style has earned him the nickname “Suga Sean.” Born in Ellensburg, Washington on April 14, 1996, O’Malley discovered his passion for combat sports at an early age and began training when he was just eleven-years-old. He attended Ellensburg High School where he wrestled and also competed in jiu-jitsu tournaments throughout the Pacific Northwest. After graduating high school, O’Malley moved to Denver Colorado to pursue his dreams of becoming a professional fighter and joined Factory X Muay Thai where he trained alongside UFC veterans like Shane Carwin and Anthony Smith.

In 2016, O’Malley made his amateur MMA debut with an impressive first round TKO victory over Aaron Phillips at “Rage in The Cage: Rocky Mountain Bad Boyz Edition 15” which marked the beginning of what would become a successful career for him as both an amateur and pro fighter. Following his first fight, O’Malley went on to amass a 5–0 record before stepping onto the biggest stage of all – The Ultimate Fighting Championships(UFC).

At just 22 years old (and still undefeated), O’Malley made history when he debuted at UFC 222 against Andre Soukhamthath which ended up being one of most memorable fights from that year due to its back-and-forth action and dynamic finishes from both warriors inside the cage. He won by unanimous decision but ultimately suffered a fractured foot during the bout; this forced him out of competition until 2019 when he returned with another impressive performance against Jose Alberto Quinonez at UFC Fight Night 153 which earned him yet another win via decision along with several post fight awards such as “Performance Of The Night honors”. This victory put Sean firmly on top as one of rising stars within MMA’s featherweight division

Since then has gone 2-1 since returning back into action after recovering from injury; most recently defeating Eddie Wineland at UFC 250 earlier this summer via knockout in what proved to be yet another successful outing for Suga Sean inside octagon . Having already accomplished so much so early on into career we can only expect great things from this bright young star as continues blaze trail through combat sports world!

Recent News