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"The Duelist"

Ihor Potieria

Light Heavyweight Division

19-3-0 (W-L-D)

9

Wins by Knockout

6

Wins by Submission

Ihor Potieria

athlete record

Event Results

Info

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

Status
Active
Hometown
Kyiv, Ukraine
Fighting style
MMA
Age
26
Height
75.00
Weight
204.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 30, 2022
Reach
75.00
Leg reach
44.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2015
     
  • Nine wins by KO, six by submission (Triangle, 3 RNC, Kimura, heel hook)
     
  • 14 first-round finishes

UFC History
UFC 277
(7/30/22): Potieria was stopped by Nicolae Negumereranu via strikes at 3:33 of the second round 

DWCS 5
Episode five
(9/28/21) Potieria stopped Lukasz Sudolski via strikes at 3:41 of the first round

Q&A
When and why did you start training for fighting?
I've been training since I was ten in combat sambo and pankration. I like to fight, and I always knew that I would become a professional fighter.
What titles have you held? World Champion WWFC
Do you have any heroes? I strive to be a hero.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? I'm in my place.
What was your job before you started fighting? I have been involved in combat sports since childhood.
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? International Master of Sports in Combat Sambo, International Master of Sports in Pankration, International Master of Sports in Horting
Favorite grappling technique: Painful techniques on the leg
Favorite Striking technique: Fast attacks with both hands