Sports | The Northern Link UG | David Onama, better known as Silent Assassin, is a 27-year-old Male professional MMA fighter from Uganda who competes in the UFC featherweight class. On October 23, 2021, he made his UFC octagon debut.
He was the KCFA featherweight champion in his early days. Prior to joining the UFC, he held the Fighting Alliance Championship featherweight belt.
David Onama is a 27 year old Male fighter from Uganda with a 9-1-0 pro MMA record. Onama most recently fought Gabriel Benítez at UFC Fight Night on Saturday February 19, 2022. David Onama beat Gabriel Benítez by KO/TKO at 4:24 of Round 1. David Onama took home an extra bonus after being awarded Performance of the Night in the Featherweight division.
David Onama has 9 wins with a 100% finish rate, including 6 by knockout, 3 by submission.
David Onama’s Professional MMA debut
Onama made his professional debut against Francisco Pintos on February 23, 2019, fighting on the main card of KC Fighting Alliance 32.
He made a winning start to his career, defeating Francisco Pintos who carried a 2-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight. David Onama beat Francisco Pintos by KO/TKO at 1:30 of Round 2.
David Onama’s Ultimate Fighting Championship Career
Onama made his debut in the UFC against Mason Jones on October 23, 2021, fighting on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night: Costa vs. Vettori having compiled a 8-0-0 professional MMA record.
David Onama lost to Mason Jones by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.
Since his debut, Onama has gone on to fight a total of 2 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 1-1-0.
David Onama Age & Ethnicity Explored
David Onama is of age 27 and hails from an ethnic tribe of Lugbara in West Nile, however, he was born in Kyangwali District – western Uganda.
According to sources, David was born in Kyangwali, Uganda, to his parents believed to have come from a Lugbara land. On the internet, the UFC fighter hasn’t divulged much about his parents. He did, however, share a photo of himself with his siblings on Instagram.
Nonetheless, he has stated that his parents are his idols, demonstrating his deep admiration for them. Furthermore, it appears that they have been strong advocates of his job choices.
Growing up, he was a fan of combat sports and competitiveness. As a result, he began to fantasize about competing in the UFC. As a result, he began training in 2013 and has since realized his ambition of competing in the UFC octagon.
Who Is David Onama’s Wife?
David Onama doesn’t have a wife yet.
David Onama, a UFC fighter, has not yet exposed his girlfriend on social media. He’s never been spotted with anyone. The 27-year-old, on the other hand, may choose to keep his connection private and covert.
However, it appears that the athlete is more concerned with his job than with any present romance.
According to his UFC biography, he has indicated that he would not attend college for further education. He did not, however, explain why. As a result, it’s probable he wants to pursue a career as a boxer.