Anthony “Showtime” Pettis

MMA Record: 24-12-0

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is a 34 year old Male fighter from United States with a 24-12-0 pro MMA record. Pettis most recently fought Raush Manfio at PFL 2021 #6 on Friday June 25, 2021. Anthony Pettis lost to Raush Manfio by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3 in the Lightweight division.

Anthony Pettis has 24 wins with a 75% finish rate, including 8 by knockout, 10 by submission, 6 by decision.

Anthony Pettis is currently on a 2 fight losing skid.

Anthony Pettis's Last Fight

Raush Manfio DEF Anthony Pettis
Decision R3 5:00

Bio Stats

  • Age 34
  • Reach 73' (185.4 cm)
  • Height 69.7' (177 cm)
  • Country United States

Fighting Stats

  • Recent form LLWWL
  • Win breakdown 8 KO • 10 SUB • 6 DEC
  • Finish rate 75%
  • Loss breakdown 3 KO • 1 SUB • 8 DEC

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis's Record Analysis


Anthony “Showtime” Pettis full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Organization
Loss 24-11-0 Raush Manfio DEC R3 5:00 PFL 2021 #6: Regular Season 2021-06-25 Lightweight PFL
Loss 24-10-0 Clay Collard DEC R3 5:00 PFL 2021 #1: Regular Season 2021-04-23 Lightweight PFL
Win 23-10-0 Alex Morono DEC R3 5:00 UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Neal 2020-12-19 Welterweight UFC
Win 22-10-0 Donald Cerrone DEC R3 5:00 UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje 2020-05-09 Welterweight UFC
Loss 22-9-0 Diego Ferreira SUB R2 1:46 UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cerrone 2020-01-18 Lightweight UFC
Loss 22-8-0 Nate Diaz DEC R3 5:00 UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miocic 2 2019-08-17 Welterweight UFC
Win 21-8-0 Stephen Thompson KO/TKO R2 4:55 UFC on ESPN+ 6: Thompson vs. Pettis 2019-03-23 Welterweight UFC
Loss 21-7-0 Tony Ferguson KO/TKO R2 5:00 UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor 2018-10-06 Lightweight UFC
Win 20-7-0 Michael Chiesa SUB R2 0:52 UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier 2018-07-07 Lightweight UFC
Loss 20-6-0 Dustin Poirier KO/TKO R3 2:08 UFC Fight Night 120: Poirier vs. Pettis 2017-11-11 Lightweight UFC
Win 19-6-0 Jim Miller DEC R3 5:00 UFC 213: Romero vs. Whittaker 2017-07-08 Lightweight UFC
Loss 19-5-0 Max Holloway KO/TKO R3 4:50 UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis 2016-12-10 Featherweight UFC
Win 18-5-0 Charles Oliveira SUB R3 1:49 UFC on FOX 21: Maia vs. Condit 2016-08-27 Featherweight UFC
Loss 18-4-0 Edson Barboza DEC R3 5:00 UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux 2016-04-23 Lightweight UFC
Loss 18-3-0 Eddie Alvarez DEC R3 5:00 UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz 2016-01-17 Lightweight UFC
Loss 18-2-0 Rafael dos Anjos DEC R5 5:00 UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos 2015-03-14 Lightweight UFC
Win 17-2-0 Gilbert Melendez SUB R2 1:53 UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler 2 2014-12-06 Lightweight UFC
Win 16-2-0 Benson Henderson SUB R1 4:31 UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis 2 2013-08-31 Lightweight UFC
Win 15-2-0 Donald Cerrone KO/TKO R1 2:35 UFC on FOX 6: Johnson vs. Dodson 2013-01-26 Lightweight UFC
Win 14-2-0 Joe Lauzon KO/TKO R1 1:21 UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson 2012-02-25 Lightweight UFC
Win 13-2-0 Jeremy Stephens DEC R3 5:00 UFC 136: Edgar vs Maynard 3 2011-10-08 Lightweight UFC
Loss 13-1-0 Clay Guida DEC R3 5:00 The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale: 2011-06-04 Lightweight UFC
Win 12-1-0 Benson Henderson DEC R5 5:00 WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis 2010-12-16 Lightweight WEC
Win 11-1-0 Shane Roller SUB R3 4:51 WEC 50: Cruz vs. Benavidez 2010-08-18 Lightweight WEC
Win 10-1-0 Alex Karalexis SUB R2 1:35 WEC 48: Aldo vs Faber 2010-04-24 Lightweight WEC
Win 9-1-0 Danny Castillo KO/TKO R1 2:27 WEC 47: Bowles vs Cruz 2010-03-06 Lightweight WEC
Loss 9-0-0 Bart Palaszewski DEC R3 5:00 WEC 45: Cerrone vs Ratcliff 2009-12-19 Lightweight WEC
Win 8-0-0 Mike Campbell SUB R1 1:49 WEC 41: Brown vs. Faber 2 2009-06-07 Lightweight WEC
Win 7-0-0 Gabe Wallbridge KO/TKO R1 0:56 Regional circuit 2008-12-13 GCF
Win 6-0-0 Jay Ellis SUB R1 1:12 Regional circuit 2008-10-04 GCF
Win 5-0-0 Sherron Leggett DEC R3 5:00 Regional circuit 2008-06-21 GCF
Win 4-0-0 Mike Lambrecht KO/TKO R1 1:49 Regional circuit 2008-03-29 GCF
Win 3-0-0 George Barrazza KO/TKO R1 4:31 Regional circuit 2008-02-16 GCF
Win 2-0-0 Mike Skinner SUB R1 0:36 Regional circuit 2007-12-01 GCF
Win 1-0-0 Lonny Amdahl SUB R1 0:12 Regional circuit 2007-08-17 GCF
Win 0-0-0 Tom Erspamer KO/TKO R1 0:24 Regional circuit 2007-01-27 GCF
Anthony “Showtime” Pettis MMA Record: 24-12-0

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis's last five professional MMA fights

Recent form for Anthony Pettis

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis's MMA career highlights

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis's Professional MMA debut

Pettis made his professional debut against Tom Erspamer on January 27, 2007, fighting on the regional circuit.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating Tom Erspamer who carried a 0-0-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Anthony Pettis beat Tom Erspamer by KO/TKO at 0:24 of Round 1.

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Pettis made his debut in the UFC against Clay Guida on June 4, 2011, fighting on the co-main event of The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale having compiled a 13-1-0 professional MMA record.

Anthony Pettis lost to Clay Guida by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Since his debut, Pettis has gone on to fight a total of 20 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 11-9-0.

Winning the belt: UFC Lightweight Championship against Benson Henderson

Pettis won the UFC Lightweight Championship defeating Benson Henderson on August 31, 2013 at UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis 2.

This was Pettis's 1st UFC championship fight.

Anthony Pettis beat Benson Henderson by Submission at 4:31 of Round 1.

Title defence #1: Successfully defended the UFC Lightweight Championship against Gilbert Melendez

Pettis defended his belt against Gilbert Melendez on December 6, 2014 at UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler 2.

This was Pettis's first successful UFC lightweight title defence.

Anthony Pettis beat Gilbert Melendez by Submission at 1:53 of Round 2. Anthony Pettis took home an extra bonus after being awarded with Performance of the Night.

Title loss: Losing the UFC Lightweight Championship to Rafael dos Anjos

Pettis lost his UFC Lightweight title to Rafael dos Anjos on March 14, 2015 at UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos having previously made 1 title defences.

Anthony Pettis lost to Rafael dos Anjos by Decision at 5:00 of Round 5.

Failed UFC title challenge: UFC Interim Featherweight Championship loss to Max Holloway

Pettis lost his 1st featherweight title challenge, losing to Max Holloway on December 10, 2016 at UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis.

Anthony Pettis lost to Max Holloway by KO/TKO at 4:50 of Round 3.

Outside the UFC

After his UFC stint, Pettis took his next fight at PFL on April 23, 2021, fighting against Clay Collard on the main event of PFL 2021 #1: Regular Season.

Anthony Pettis lost to Clay Collard by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

When was Anthony Pettis's last win?

Pettis's last win came against Alex Morono at UFC Fight Night on Saturday December 19, 2020. Anthony Pettis beat Alex Morono by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Who is Anthony Pettis's next opponent?

Pettis is not currently booked for any fights.

When was Anthony Pettis's last loss?

Pettis's last loss came against Raush Manfio at PFL 2021 #6 on Friday June 25, 2021. Anthony Pettis lost to Raush Manfio by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

How many UFC fights has Anthony Pettis had?

Pettis has fought 20 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 11-9-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Anthony Pettis have?

Pettis has knocked out 8 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Anthony Pettis have?

Pettis has submitted 10 opponents.

How many times has Anthony Pettis been knocked out?

Pettis has been knocked out 3 times.

How many times has Anthony Pettis been submitted?

Pettis has been submitted 1 times.