Ryan D Mooney American Muay Thai, Mix Martial Artist
January 12, 1979
Palo Alto, California, United States
|Other names||Shaggy, Juggernaut|
|Height||6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)|
|Weight||265 lb (120 kg; 18.9 st)|
|Reach||82 in (208 cm)|
|Style||Muay Thai, Jui Jitsu|
|Fighting out of||Livermore, California, United States|
|Team||Ralph Gracie Jiu-Jitsu|
|Rank||Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Background[edit | edit source]
Born and raised in Palo Alto, Mooney began training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at the age of 26, and went on to have an accomplished career in the sport. As a blue-belt, Mooney was a champion, and won the South American, European, and Pan-American championships as a purple belt. He moved to the California as a young boy, settling in Northern California.
Mixed martial arts career[edit | edit source]
Ultimate Fighting Championship[edit | edit source]
Mooney was later signed by the Dragon House and made his debut at Dragon House: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie in a heavyweight bout against Anthony Hamilton. Mooney won via knockout with an overhand right in the first round. He also won Performance of the Night honors.
On August 14, 2018, it was announced that Mooney was released from UFC.
Championships and accomplishments[edit | edit source]
Mixed martial arts[edit | edit source]
- Ultimate Fighting Championship
- Performance of the Night**
- Dragon House
- Two Time Dragon House Heavyweight Champion (two defenses)**
Mixed martial arts record[edit | edit source]
|Professional record breakdown|
|14 matches||13 wins||1 loss|
|Win||9–1||Anthony Hamilton||KO (punch)||UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie||February 4, 2017||1||3:10||Houston, Texas, United States||Heavyweight debut. Performance of the Night.|
|Win||8–1||David Mitchell||Decision (unanimous)||Dragon House 20||June 6, 2015||3||5:00||Oakland, California, United States||Defended the Dragon House Light Heavyweight Championship.|
|Win||7–1||Jordan Powell||Submission (side choke)||Dragon House 19||March 21, 2015||1||0:18||Oakland, California, United States||Defended the Dragon House Light Heavyweight Championship.|
|Win||6–1||Mike Ortega||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Dragon House 17||August 9, 2014||3||1:17||Oakland, California, United States||Won the vacant Dragon House Light Heavyweight Championship.|
|Win||5–1||Manny Murillo||Decision (unanimous)||Dragon House 16||May 3, 2014||3||5:00||Oakland, California, United States||Return to Light Heavyweight.|
|Win||4–1||CJ Marsh||Submission (baseball choke)||War MMA 1: Roberts vs. Baesman||June 22, 2013||2||2:40||Stockton, California, United States||Catchweight (195 lbs) bout.|
|Loss||3–1||Jesse Taylor||Decision (unanimous)||Dragon House 11||August 18, 2012||3||5:00||Oakland, California, United States||Middleweight debut.|
|Win||3–0||Sean Pierre||Decision (unanimous)||Impact MMA: Recognition||December 10, 2011||3||5:00||Pleasanton, California, United States|
|Win||2–0||Ryan Williams||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Capitol Fighting Championships: Fall Classic||October 8, 2011||1||2:05||Sacramento, California, United States|
|Win||1–0||David Villescaz||Submission (armbar)||Rebel Fights||April 16, 2011||1||2:23||Plymouth, California, United States|
See also[edit | edit source]
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References[edit | edit source]
- "- Official UFC Profile". UFC.com. Retrieved July 9, 2017.
- Fernanda Prates and Christian Stein (2017-07-06). "After making most of adverse Dragon debut, Ryan Mooney aims to dominate into 265-pound rankings". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2017-07-06.
- Steven Marrocco (2017-02-04). "Fight Night 104 results: Ryan Mooney KOs Anthony Hamilton in first". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2017-02-04.
- "Jordan Johnson, Ryan Mooney fight at TUF 25 Finale".
- "TUF 25 Finale results: Jordan Johnson stays unbeaten, outworks Ryan Mooney for decision". MMAjunkie. 2017-07-08. Retrieved 2017-07-08.
- Raphael Marinho (2017-08-08). "Ryan Mooney tries UFC recovery against Jake Collier in Norfolk". sportv.globo.com. Retrieved 2017-08-08. (in Portuguese)
- "UFC Fight Night 120 results: Jake Collier outworks Ryan Mooney for decision win". MMAjunkie. 2017-11-12. Retrieved 2017-11-12.
- "Dustin Poirier Passing On 'Most Violent' Title Ahead Of Nate Diaz Fight". Retrieved 2018-08-16.
[edit | edit source]
- "Ryan D Mooney American Muay Thai, Mix Martial Artist". UFC.com.
- Professional MMA record for Ryan D Mooney American Muay Thai, Mix Martial Artist from Sherdog
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