Casey O’Neill is an Australian mixed Martial artist born in Irvine, Scotland. She enjoyed most of her childhood living in Kilmarnock. She got introduced to the world of kickboxing at an early age, thanks to her father, Sam, who was a professional kickboxer.
As of now, she is undefeated in her professional career with an astonishing record of 8 wins and 0 wins. She has won the EMMA Strawweight Championship and successfully defended her title two times.
Casey O’Neill Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, What about her father, mother, Where is she from? Early Life
Casey O’Neill’s age is 23 years. She was born in 1997 in Irvine, Scotland. The young UFC fighter celebrates her birthday on the 7th of October. She spent the early years of her life living in Kilmarnock. Her father, Cam, was a professional kickboxer and she began training in kickboxing at the age of four. At the age of 13, O’Neill began training in other martial arts such as Brazilian jiu-jitsu.
Her father eventually relented and allowed O’Neill to compete in her first amateur MMA fight at the age of 15 where she was soundly beaten in the first round by an opponent four years her senior. She competed in another amateur fight the following year and was again defeated early in the first round.
O’Neill then committed to honing her skills and spent the next two years training before returning to the amateur circuit at 19 years of age. She then strung together five consecutive amateur wins before turning professional at 21 years of age. In 2019, O’Neill relocated to Phuket, Thailand to begin training at the renowned Tiger Muay Thai gym.
Casey O’Neill Net worth, How much did she earn?
Casey O’Neill earns an impressive salary of around $30,000 from UFC fights. She won her first fight in UFC against Shana Dobson in February 2021, earning $23,500.Her second win against Lara Procopio earned her a whopping $51,500, including bonuses and incentives.
Casey O’Neill Boyfriend, What about her relationship?
O’Neill’s boyfriend is Ty Gwerder who is also a professional MMA fighter. Gwerder currently fights in the Bellator MMA promotion in the Middleweight division.
Gwerder has a professional record of 5-3. He is also a trainer at Omalza Fitness in Las Vegas. The couple spends a lot of time training with each other and they also share their pictures on Instagram.
Casey O’Neill Career
O’Neill made her professional debut against Amira Hafizović at the Eternal MMA 43 event on 5 April 2019 and was victorious via a unanimous decision.
She then secured three more wins domestically against Jada Ketley, Miki Motono, and Caitlin McEwen before accepting her first fight overseas with the UAE Warriors promotion. In September 2020 she defeated Christina Stelliou via a second-round knockout at UAE Warriors 13. The victory earned her a four-fight contract with the UFC.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
In her UFC debut, O’Neill won with a second-round knockout victory over Shana Dobson at UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis on February 20, 2021.
O’Neill faced Lara Procópio on June 19, 2021, at UFC on ESPN: The Korean Zombie vs. Ige. She won the bout after choking Procópio unconscious in the third round via rear-naked choke.
O’Neill faced Antonina Shevchenko on October 2, 2021, at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Walker. She won the fight via technical knockout in round two. This win earned her the Performance of the Night award.
Where she attended her High school and University? What was her major?
At the age of 10, she moved with her family to Australia’s Gold Coast where she attended Coombabah State High School.
Casey O’Neill Social Media Reach
Casey has over 62.6K followers on her Instagram account with the username “@kingcaseymma.” She has a massive fan following on social media, where she shares her training and frequently interacts with her fans. Many fans adore her ripped body and tattoos.
She is also active on Twitter with the username “@kingcaseymma” with 8.3k followers
Casey O’Neill’s Body Appearance Height, Weight
|Height||Feet- 5 feet 6 inch |
|Weight||In kilogram-57kg |
Pounds- 125 lbs
Interesting facts about Casey O’Neill’s which you should know
|Current Boyfriend / Spouse||Ty Gwerder|