Helena's Sean O'Malley beats Raulian Paiva with first-round TKO

Sean O'Malley
Posted at 10:07 AM, Dec 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-12 12:07:52-05

LAS VEGAS — Helena mixed martial artist Sean O'Malley collected his fifth career UFC knockout with a first-round TKO of Raulian Paiva in a bantamweight fight at UFC 269 on Saturday in Las Vegas.

It was the third career first-round knockout for O'Malley, which is tied for the most in bantamweight history.

O'Malley improves to 15-1-0 in his career with the win.