Molly McCann Biography

Molly McCann is a well-known English MMA fighter who is presently participating in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s flyweight division. She is also a former Flyweight Champion of Cage Warriors. She made her UFC debut against Gillian Robertson in May 2018. She is extremely active on social media, where she has over 500,000 followers on her Meatballmolly Instagram account. Molly has won six professional battles by knockout throughout her career.

Molly McCann Age

On May 4, 1990, Molly McCann was born in Liverpool, England. She is 33 years old.

Molly McCann Height

McCann stands at an average height of 5 feet and 4 inches/1.63m tall.

Molly McCann Husband

Molly is not married and has not disclosed her marital status. She has, however, come out as a lesbian. She is also a socialist and a supporter of the Labour Party. Her cousin is Irish boxer Katie Taylor.

Molly McCann Family

McCann was raised in Liverpool, England, with her two sisters. Due to her mother’s drug addiction and the absence of her father, she and her sister were raised by their aunt. Paul Pearson is her father’s name, and Sharon Pearson is her mother’s name. She also started boxing at the age of 12 and first trained in karate, kickboxing, and Thai boxing.

Molly McCann’s Net worth

Molly’s approximate net worth ranges between $ 1 million -$ 3 million.

Molly McCann Career

She grew up in Liverpool, England, and finished her education at a local high school. Later, she graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a degree in sports development and physical education. She then began her career, fighting for MMA fights while also working at Subway. She earned the moniker “Meatball Molly” while working at Subway. She participated in Shock N’ Awe MMA, where she won the vacant flyweight title.

In 2018, she fought Bryony Tyrell to capture the Cage Warriors Fighting Championship’s vacant Women’s Flyweight Championship. She then signed with the UFC and fought her maiden fight against Gillian Robertson at UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Till. However, she was defeated in round two by a rear-naked choke. Molly met Priscila Cachoeira in her second match and won by unanimous decision.

Later, in June 2019, she fought Ariane Lipski at UFC Fight Night: Moicano vs. Korean Zombie. She won the match and then signed a four-year contract extension with the UFC. Four months later, she defeated Diana Belbiţă in a unanimous decision at UFC on ESPN 6. She was scheduled to meet Ashlee Evans-Smith at UFC Fight Night: Woodley vs. Edwards in the following years, but the fight was postponed due to the COVID-19 epidemic.

She was also defeated by Taila Santos by unanimous decision at UFC on ESPN: Kattar vs. Ige. In 2021, she defeated Ji Yeon Kim and came out on top. She also earned a Night bonus after facing Luana Carolina at UFC Fight Night 204. McCann won the fight in three rounds and was awarded the Night bonus for the second time.

She had previously defeated Hannah Goldy at UFC Fight Night 208 in July 2022. In the following match, she was defeated in the first round by Erin Blanchfield through kimura submission. McCann is set to face Julija Stoliarenko at UFC on ESPN 49 on July 22.

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