Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-12-11, good start with some nice exchanges: the mma fight Sean O’Malley vs Raulian Paiva gets three stars (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Paiva vs O’Malley is on the undercard of Charles Oliveira vs Dustin Poirier – UFC 269. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Sean O’Malley record
Sean O’Malley entered this fight with a pro record of 14-1-0 (79% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.49 bantamweight in the world.
He suffered his first loss, against Marlon Vera due to leg injury last year (Sean O’Malley vs Marlon Vera),but after this match he has beat Thomas Almeida (Sean O’Malley vs Thomas Almeida) and Kris Moutinho (Sean O’Malley vs Kris Moutinho).
Raulian Paiva record
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Raulian Paiva, has an official mma record of 21-3-0 (33% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.33 in the bantamweight division.
He lost two consecutive bouts in 2019, against Kai Kara-France and Rogerio Bontorin, but then he has beat Mark De La Rosa, Zhalgas Zhumagulov (Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs Raulian Paiva) and Kyler Phillips (Kyler Phillips vs Raulian Paiva).
O’Malley’s next fight: Pedro Munhoz vs Sean O’Malley
UFC 269 info
Event: UFC 269: Oliveira vs. Poirier
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC 269 fight card
Here is the UFC 269 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN PPV – pay-per-view)
Charles Oliveira vs Dustin Poirier
Amanda Nunes vs Julianna Pena
Geoff Neal vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Cody Garbrandt vs Kai Kara France
Sean O’Malley vs Raulian Paiva
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+)
Josh Emmett vs Dan Ige
Pedro Munhoz vs Dominick Cruz
Augusto Sakai vs Tai Tuivasa
Jordan Wright vs Bruno Silva
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Andre Muniz vs Eryk Anders
Erin Blanchfield vs Miranda Maverick
Ryan Hall vs Darrick Minner
Randy Costa vs Tony Kelley
Gillian Robertson vs Priscila Cachoeira
O’Malley vs Paiva full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Sean O’Malley vs Raulian Paiva as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
O’Malley vs Paiva result
Sean O’Malley defeated Raulian Paiva via TKO at 4:42, round 1.
O’Malley vs Paiva post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Raulian Paiva vs Sean O’Malley post-fight octagon interview.