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O’Malley Reveals His Thoughts As Moutinho Refused To Quit At UFC 264

Sean O'Malley has shared what was going through his head during the three-round demolition of Kris Moutinho. During the aftermath of UFC 264 on July 10, company debutant Kris Moutinho managed to gain a huge following despite being on the losing end of a dominant Sean O'Malley display. Moutinho's ability to...

[UPDATE] Kris Moutinho Injured, Out Of October’s Aaron Phillips Fight

Per MMA Junkie, Kris Moutinho has sustained an unspecified injury and is now out of his fight against Aaron Phillips that was scheduled for October 23. Phillips With this change, here is the updated lineup for the October 23 Fight Night card. Paulo Costa vs. Marvin Vettori Randa Markos vs. Livinha...

Kris Moutinho On O’Malley Fight: “I Can’t Even Watch It Anymore”

UFC bantamweight Kris Moutinho has opened up about his UFC debut loss against Sean O’Malley, saying he struggled to watch footage of the fight. In July, Moutinho was plucked from obscurity and, on ten days’ notice, thrust onto the limelight of UFC 264—the second-most watched PPV in the promotion’s history—to...

Sean O’Malley Reveals The Long-Lasting Impact Of Moutinho Fight

UFC bantamweight Sean O'Malley has revealed that his hands still hurt from his victory over Kris Moutinho at UFC 264. Following the late withdrawal of Louis Smolka, Moutinho stepped up on short notice to debut against one of the UFC's top rising stars. After a dominant striking display against Thomas...

Sean O’Malley Explains Why He Prefers Fighting Unranked Opponents

With such a commanding air of dominance shown in each UFC win, rising star Sean O'Malley opens up on why he prefers slam dunking on unranked opponents. Highlighted at the UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 PPV, O'Malley fought a short-notice replacement in Kris Moutinho after Louis Smolka pulled...

Kris Moutinho Makes A Promise To UFC Fans Worldwide

UFC bantamweight Kris Moutinho has vowed to fans that he’ll put on a Fight of the Night performance every time he steps into the octagon. Moutinho captured the hearts of fans and fighters worldwide for his Fight of the Night against Sean O’Malley at UFC 264 last month. Despite losing...

How ‘Green Zombie’ Kris Moutinho Achieved Victory In Defeat at UFC 264

In his UFC debut against Sean O’Malley, Kris Moutinho absorbed 230 significant strikes—the second most for a three-round fight in the franchise’s history.  177 of those were to the head, mostly to Moutinho’s face, which during the fight was described by commentator Joe Rogan as “looking like roadkill.”  Such was the...

Kris Moutinho: Sean O’Malley Will Remember Me For The Rest Of His Life

UFC bantamweight Kris Moutinho has suggested that Sean O'Malley will remember him for the rest of his life after their fight at UFC 264. Moutinho's comments came after he made a gritty and gutsy UFC debut at last weekend's pay-per-view. Having spent last month working 80 hours a week inside...

Kris Moutinho To Herb Dean: “You Should’ve Let Me Go Out On My Shield”

UFC bantamweight Kris Moutinho has criticized referee Herb Dean for stopping his fight with Sean O'Malley at UFC 264 "too soon." Making his UFC debut on just a week's notice, Moutinho entered the Octagon with one of the promotion's top prospects in Sean O'Malley at last weekend's pay-per-view. Despite the result,...

Dana White Weighs In On The Controversial O’Malley-Moutinho Stoppage

UFC President Dana White throws in his two cents on the Sean O'Malley vs. Kris Moutinho stoppage. In the main card opener of UFC 264, O'Malley went one-on-one with Moutinho. Initially, O'Malley was scheduled to face Louis Smolka but Smolka ended up suffering an injury. Moutinho stepped up to the...

7 Takeaways from UFC 264: Poirier vs McGregor 3

UFC 264 featured a rematch that fans knew was coming as soon as the loss came to Conor McGregor last January against Dustin Poirier at UFC 257. Poirier walked away the victor, but the way it happened was probably not what the UFC was selling.  There was a lot to...

Kris Moutinho Predicts a Second Round Knockout Of Sean O’Malley

Just as his star-studded foe Sean O'Malley's predicted, UFC debutante Kris Moutinho also expects a second-round stoppage at their UFC 264 fight tomorrow night. The last few weeks have been a whirlwind for Moutinho, as the 28-year old quit his day job at a paint factory to further pursue his...

Kris Moutinho Found Out He Was Fighting O’Malley From Online Trolls

UFC newcomer Kris Moutinho says that he first found out about his fight with Sean O'Malley through messages from online trolls. Moutinho has been given the opportunity to face "Suga" after Louis Smolka withdrew from the card with a staph infection. Despite the likes of Ricky Simon, Brian Kelleher and...

Sean O’Malley Claps Back At Critics Of New UFC 264 Opponent

Ahead of his fight with UFC newcomer Kris Moutinho, Sean O'Malley is facing criticism for not facing a ranked opponent on the big pay-per-view show. On July 10, Sean O'Malley will open up what is likely the hottest card of the year when he takes on Moutinho. Initially slated...

Sean O’Malley Now Set To Face Kris Moutinho At UFC 264

Sean O'Malley says he's fighting Kris Moutinho at UFC 264.