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PERTH, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 11: Tyson Pedro of Australia celebrates his submission victory over Saparbek Safarov of Russiain their light heavyweight bout during the UFC 221 event at Perth Arena on February 11, 2018 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Tyson Pedro

Light Heavyweight Division • 8-3-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 2
    Wins by Knockout
  • 5
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 65% 65%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
132
Sig. Strikes Attempted
204
Grappling accuracy 25% 25%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
2
Takedowns Attempted
8
2.89
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.36
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.66
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.31
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
51
%
Sig. Str. Defense
53
%
Takedown Defense
0.98
Knockdown Ratio
06:32
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
85 (64%)
Clinch
32 (24%)
Ground
15 (11%)

Sig. Str. by target

55% 72 Head 23% 31 Body 22% 29 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
2 (29%)
DEC
0 (0%)
SUB
5 (71%)

Upcoming Fights

Event Results

  • Win

    Pedro vs Villanueva

    Round
    1
    Time
    4:55
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Rua vs Pedro

    Round
    3
    Time
    00:46
    Method
    KO/TKO
  • Win

    Saint Preux vs Pedro

    Round
    1
    Time
    03:11
    Method
    SUB

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Sydney, Australia
Trains at
Lions High Performance Centre - Sydney, Australia
Fighting style
MMA
Age
30
Height
75.00
Weight
205.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 26, 2016
Reach
79.00
Leg reach
43.50
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Tyson Pedro of Australia prepares to fight Ike Villanueva in a light heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on April 23, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
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