Michael “Mayday” McDonald Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics
Michael “Mayday” McDonald Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics

Michael “Mayday” McDonald

MMA Record: 19-4-0

WINS
19
10
6
3
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS
LOSSES
4
2
2
0
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS

FINISH RATE
85%
Age
31
Reach
70'
(177.8 cm)
Height
69.3'
(176 cm)
Country
USA

Michael “Mayday” McDonald is a 31 year old Male fighter from United States with a 19-4-0 pro MMA record. McDonald most recently fought Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 202 on Friday July 13, 2018. Michael McDonald beat Eduardo Dantas by KO/TKO at 0:58 of Round 1 in the Bantamweight division.

Michael McDonald has 19 wins with a 85% finish rate, including 10 by knockout, 6 by submission, 3 by decision.

Michael McDonald is currently riding a 2 fight win streak.


Michael McDonald's Last Fight

Win • Michael McDonald DEF Eduardo Dantas by KO/TKO R1 0:58

Michael “Mayday” McDonald full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Org
Win
18-4-0 Eduardo Dantas
KO/TKO
R1 0:58
Bellator 202 2018-07-13 Bantamweight BFC
Win
17-4-0 Peter Ligier
DEC
R3 5:00
Bellator 191 2017-12-15 Catchweight BFC
Loss
17-3-0 John Lineker
KO/TKO
R1 2:43
UFC Fight Night 91 2016-07-13 Bantamweight UFC
Win
16-3-0 Masanori Kanehara
SUB
R2 2:09
UFC 195 2016-01-02 Bantamweight UFC
Loss
16-2-0 Urijah Faber
SUB
R2 3:22
UFC on FOX 9 2013-12-14 Bantamweight UFC
Win
15-2-0 Brad Pickett
SUB
R2 3:43
UFC Fight Night 26 2013-08-17 Bantamweight UFC
Loss
15-1-0 Renan Barão
SUB
R4 3:57
UFC on FUEL TV 7 2013-02-16 Bantamweight UFC
Win
14-1-0 Miguel Torres
KO/TKO
R1 3:18
UFC 145 2012-04-21 Bantamweight UFC
Win
13-1-0 Alex Soto
KO/TKO
R1 0:56
UFC 139 2011-11-19 Bantamweight UFC
Win
12-1-0 Chris Cariaso
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 130 2011-05-28 Bantamweight UFC
Win
11-1-0 Edwin Figueroa
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC Fight Night 24 2011-03-26 Bantamweight UFC
Win
10-1-0 Clint Godfrey
SUB
R1 2:42
WEC 52 2010-11-11 Bantamweight WEC
Win
9-1-0 Cole Escovedo
KO/TKO
R2 1:12
Regional circuit 2010-07-09 TPF
Win
8-1-0 Manny Tapia
KO/TKO
R1 4:31
Regional circuit 2010-02-04 TPF
Win
7-1-0 Carlos Garces
KO/TKO
R1 2:01
Regional circuit 2009-10-08 TPF
Loss
7-0-0 Cole Escovedo
KO/TKO
R2 2:25
Regional circuit 2009-05-08 PFC
Win
6-0-0 Jason Georgianna
KO/TKO
R1 2:38
Regional circuit 2009-01-22 PFC
Win
5-0-0 Randy Rodoni
KO/TKO
R1 0:47
Regional circuit 2008-11-02 GC
Win
4-0-0 Fernando Arreola
SUB
R1 3:49
Regional circuit 2008-09-07 GC
Win
3-0-0 Javier Vargas
KO/TKO
R1 1:38
Regional circuit 2008-07-27 GC
Win
2-0-0 Steve Frano
KO/TKO
R1 1:17
Regional circuit 2008-05-18 GC
Win
1-0-0 Dominic Pena
SUB
R1 1:12
Regional circuit 2008-03-17 GC
Win
0-0-0 Joe Corona
SUB
R1 1:17
Regional circuit 2007-11-11 GC
Michael “Mayday” McDonald MMA Record: 19-4-0

Michael “Mayday” McDonald's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Michael McDonald

Michael “Mayday” McDonald's MMA career highlights

Michael “Mayday” McDonald's Professional MMA debut

McDonald made his professional debut against Joe Corona on November 11, 2007, fighting on the regional circuit.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating Joe Corona who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Michael McDonald beat Joe Corona by Submission at 1:17 of Round 1.

Michael “Mayday” McDonald's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

McDonald made his debut in the UFC against Edwin Figueroa on March 26, 2011, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 24: Nogueira vs. Davis having compiled a 11-1-0 professional MMA record.

Michael McDonald beat Edwin Figueroa by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3. Both fighters earned a post-fight bonus, after the bout was awarded Fight of the Night.

Since his debut, McDonald has gone on to fight a total of 9 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 6-3-0.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Interim Bantamweight Championship loss to Renan Barão

McDonald lost his 1st bantamweight title challenge, losing to Renan Barão on February 16, 2013 at UFC on FUEL TV 7: Barao vs. McDonald.

Michael McDonald lost to Renan Barão by Submission at 3:57 of Round 4.

Outside the UFC

After his UFC stint, McDonald took his next fight at BFC on December 15, 2017, fighting against Peter Ligier on the main event of Bellator 191: McDonald vs. Ligier.

Michael McDonald beat Peter Ligier by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

When was Michael McDonald's last win?

McDonald's last win came against Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 202 on Friday July 13, 2018. Michael McDonald beat Eduardo Dantas by KO/TKO at 0:58 of Round 1.

Who is Michael McDonald's next opponent?

McDonald is not currently booked for any fights.

When was Michael McDonald's last loss?

McDonald's last loss came against John Lineker at UFC Fight Night 91 on Wednesday July 13, 2016. Michael McDonald lost to John Lineker by KO/TKO at 2:43 of Round 1.

How many UFC fights has Michael McDonald had?

McDonald has fought 9 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 6-3-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Michael McDonald have?

McDonald has knocked out 10 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Michael McDonald have?

McDonald has submitted 6 opponents.

How many times has Michael McDonald been knocked out?

McDonald has been knocked out 2 times.

How many times has Michael McDonald been submitted?

McDonald has been submitted 2 times.