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Middleweight Division



Armen Petrosyan

Middleweight Division

9-3-0 (W-L-D)


Wins by Knockout


First Round Finishes

Armen Petrosyan

athlete record


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

Place of Birth
Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Fighting style
Muay Thai
Octagon Debut
Feb. 26, 2022
Leg reach
  • Pro since 2018

  • Six wins by KO

  • Three first-round finishes

  • Has won five of his last seven

UFC Fight Night (2/10/24) Petrosyan was submitted by Rodolfo Vieira via arm triangle choke at 4:48 of the first round

UFC on ESPN (6/17/23) Petrosyan won a three round unanimous decision over Christian Leroy Duncan 

UFC 280 (10/22/22) Petrosyan won a three round unanimous decision over AJ Dobson 

UFC on ESPN (7/9/22) Petrosyan lost a three round unanimous decision to Caio Borralho

UFC Fight Night (2/26/22) Petrosyan won a three round split decision over Gregory Rodrigues


Dana White's Contender Series, Season 5

Episode eight (10/19/21) Petrosyan knocked out Kaloyan Kolev at 4:27 of the first round

When and why did you start training for fighting? At 20 years old, I started Muay Thai from karate, then turned into MMA at 28 years old.

What titles have you held? IFMA Muay Thai world champion, Fight Nights Global light heavyweight champion 

Do you have any heroes? Giorgio Petrosyan, dominant K-1 fighter from Armenia 

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? My ultimate goal is the UFC belt. I know I can fight with the best fighters. My striking is world-class, and my defensive wrestling is also good.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, I have higher education. 

What was your job before you started fighting? I was student and coach.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? National Muay Thai champion, World Muay Thai champion 

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Honored Master of Sports in Muay Thai 

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke 

Favorite Striking technique: Low kick and clinch