Mickey Gall is an American mixed martial artist born on 22nd of January 1992. He fights in the UFC welterweight division. He has won multiple NAGA and Grappler’s Quest titles. He was featured on an episode of Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight. He has a brown belt in BJJ under David Adiv.
Gall started training boxing at 13 years old, and BJJ at 16. Gall was a good wrestler and captain of the football team at Watchung Hills Regional High School. He paid for his BJJ training by working as a bread truck driver for Walmart.
Mickey Gall’s career before the UFC
Mickey Gall made his amateur MMA debut at CFFC against Woodmy Jean and won by unanimous decision. His last amateur fight was against Marvin Nino and Gall won by rear naked choke. He made his pro MMA debut at Dead Serious MMA – Dead Serious 17. His opponent was Ron Templeton and Gall made him tap less than 3 minutes into the first round by rear naked choke.
Mickey Gall’s career in the UFC
Mickey Gall made his UFC debut against fellow newcomer and journalist Mike “The Truth” Jackson. Gall’s debut was successful as he submitted Jackson in 45 seconds. The win secured him a shot against a superstar.
Mickey Gall fought his next fight against WWE super star CM Punk, whos real name is Phil Brooks. Brooks had less than 2 years of MMA training under his belt when the 2 faced off. Gall defeated CM Punk by submission in the first round.
Gall continued to knock off prospects as he faced off with up-and-coming superstar “Super” Sage Northcutt. Gall submitted Northcutt in the 2nd round, once again by rear naked choke.
Mickey Gall’s next fight in the UFC
Mickey Gall faces Randy Brown at UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre at Madison Square Garden in New York on November 4th.