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Andre Petroski

Middleweight Division

10-4-0 (W-L-D)

4

Wins by Knockout

4

Wins by Submission

4

First Round Finishes

Andre Petroski

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Learn more about Andre Petroski's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Place of Birth
United States
Trains at
Daniel Gracie Team
Fighting style
Freestyle
Age
32
Height
72.00
Weight
201.60
Octagon Debut
Aug. 28, 2021
Reach
73.00
Leg reach
39.00
  • Team Ortega on TUF 29

     
  • Pro since 2018

     
  • Four wins by KO, four by submission (Arm triangle, anaconda choke, kimura, undisclosed submission)

     
  • Has won five of his last seven

     
  • Four first round finishes

     
  • Reported 7-1 amateur record

UFC on ESPN (3/30/24) Petroski was stopped by Jacob Malkoun via strikes at :39 of the second round 

UFC Fight Night (10/14/23) Petroski was stopped by Michel Pereira via strikes at 1:06 of the first round 

UFC 292 (8/19/23) Petroski won a three round split decision over Gerald Meerschaert 

UFC 281 (11/12/22) Petroski won a three round unanimous decision over Wellington Turman 

UFC on ESPN (5/14/22) Petroski submitted Nick Maximov via anaconda choke at 1:16 of the first round

UFC 267 (10/30/21) Petroski submitted Hu Yaozong via arm triangle at 4:46 of the third round

UFC on ESPN (8/28/21) Petroski stopped Micheal Gillmore via strikes at 3:12 of the third round

 

The Ultimate Fighter, Season 29

Semifinals – Petroski was submitted by Bryan Battle via guillotine choke at 2:05 of round two

Quarterfinals – Petroski submitted Aaron Phillips via submission (guillotine choke) at 4:42 of round one

When and why did you start training for fighting? My dad wrestled at Penn State. He coached wrestling and taught karate, so I started both around four years old.



What ranks and titles have you held? Art of War middleweight champ



Do you have any heroes? My grandfather, who came from nothing and was a successful businessman and athlete.



What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? To fight in the UFC means I am one step closer to beating the best.



Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? BA in Communications



What was your job before you started fighting? Roofing, hazmat, delivery driver



Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Stellar Fights champ, Art of War champ, 2-0 in kickboxing



Specific accomplishments in pro competition?  Art of War champ, headlined LFA



Ranks in any martial arts styles: Purple belt in BJJ



Favorite grappling technique: Twister



Favorite Striking technique: Elbows