“That’s one gotta be silly, right?” Sean O’Malley baffled as 265-pound bodybuilder challenges Khabib Nurmagomedov in street wrestling

Sean O'Malley reacts to Bradley Martyn's "silly" claim to face Khabib Nurmagomedov in street wrestling.

“That’s one gotta be silly, right?” Sean O’Malley baffled as 265-pound bodybuilder challenges Khabib Nurmagomedov in street wrestling

Sean O'Malley criticizes Khabib Nurmagomedov's surprise challenger (Source: IMAGO)

YouTuber and famed bodybuilder Bradley Martyn has garnered a lot of attention among MMA fans. But they are not always for the right reasons. The 260lbs Martyn hosts a YouTube show called Raw Talk. He recently had former UFC star Nate Diaz on the show for a discussion on a variety of topics. Martyn basically went as far as claiming that he would beat the former UFC star in a street fight during his interview.


The YouTuber has since gone on to make several other absurd claims. Such as that former UFC heavyweight champion Demetrious Johnson not being able to beat him. One such claim had gotten a reaction from bantamweight champion Sean O’Malley.

Additionally, Martyn seemed to suggest that he could beat lightweight legend Khabib Nurmagomedov in street wrestling, This was in a response to a tweet, in the recent past. In his podcast The BrO’Malley Show. then-bantamweight contender (#2 at the time) O’Malley had delved into the topic. He said:

Bradley Martyn is confident that he can take on former undefeated UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in ‘street wrestling’. That one’s gotta be silly, right? He’s got to be that... some of the things he says, I’m like yeah, him saying he could beat f*****g, uh, that boxer dude, I’m like possibly, for sure, but him street wrestling Khabib, that’s no shot, not a f*****g chance. I’m actually... Bradley’s coming down Friday... him versus Khabib and wrestling, yeah, there’s no shot...

Martyn has a reputation for being a big talker when it comes to his street fight prowess having even been in one. A video posted to Instagram, however, had shown Martyn wrestling with a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu brown belt.


The opponent was able to throw him around easily despite clearly being of smaller stature. The YouTuber also visibly faced several submission holds during the sparring session. The video surfaced on Instagram with the caption “Muscles don’t win fights”. Soon after, O’Malley himself also squabbled with the bodybuilder on a potential street fight matchup between the two.

Bradley Martyn got outmatched while grappling with a Brazilian jiu-jitsu brown belt

In the recent past, Martyn has made several callouts to various MMA stars. He has even extended open invitations to square-off against some of them. The influencer has also flaunted his own sparring acumen, a lot of times. However, a recent video tells a whole other story.

Bradley Martyn
Bradley Martyn (Source: IMAGO)

During a segment with fighter Nate Diaz, the bodybuilder essentially proclaimed he could take on and defeat him. Since then, he has boasted many such feats. Talking to former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub, he had declared and open challenge on Demetrious Johnson.

He has even challenged Sean O’Malley. A recent Instagram video, however, tells a different story. In the video, a BJJ Brown belt fight can be seen submitting and overthrowing him multiple times. This wasn’t the only time the bodybuilder struggled to grapple easier opponents.


The grappling skills have got subsequent reactions from many. They include Sean O’Malley, Sneako, Marlon Vera, and so on. The video, in discussion, was submitted by Nashar MMA, with the tagline of muscles not winning bouts. This was a shade upon the bodybuilder himself, who scales above 260lbs.

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