|Real Name/Full Name:
|Anthony Paul Pettis
|37 years old
|January 27, 1987
|Milwaukee, Wisconsin (United States)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Lisette Gadzuric)
|Is Anthony Pettis Gay?:
|Mixed Martial Artist
|Net Worth in 2024:
Anthony Paul Pettis is a famous American mixed martial artist who has signed to UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) and competes in lightweight and welterweight divisions. He was also a lightweight champion of UFC. As per the rankings of 17th March in 2020, he ranks at 15th position in UFC Welterweight rankings. He is engaged with his long-term girlfriend.
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Early Life & Biography
He was born on 27th January in the year 1987 in Milwaukee in Wisconsin. He is the son of Eugene Pettis Jr. and Annette Pettis. He spent his childhood with his brothers, Sergio Pettis and Reynaldo Pettis. They grew up on the southern side of Milwaukee. He belongs to Mexican and Puerto Rican ancestry.
He used to go to Dominican High School. He started training for boxing and taekwondo at the age of five only. He started wrestling when he was in college. When he turned eighteen, he started the training of mixed martial arts. He is a third-degree Taekwondo black belt and also trained in Capoeira for martial arts. On 12th November, in the year 2003, his father got stabbed by a robber.
Anthony Pettis has been in a relationship with Lisette Gadzuric. He proposed to her when they went on a vacation in Aruba. They got engaged to each other and also shared their pictures on Instagram. He owns SHOWTIME SPORTS BAR and ROUFUSPORT MMA ACADEMY in Milwaukee with his business partners named Scott Joffe and Duke Roufus.
He has appeared in Form Athletics commercial with Joseph Benavidez, Scott Jorgensen, Chad Mendes, and Jon Jones. On 2nd December 2013, he got a certificate of achievement by GOVERNOR of WISCONSIN. On 30th June in 2014, he signed a sponsor deal with the company Reebok.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on January 27, 1987, Anthony Pettis is 37 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 1.78m tall, and his weight is 77kg.
He has played 33 matches of Martial art till now, among which he has won 23. In the year 2007, he made his professional debut in MMA and got a record of 8-0. He is famous for his technical and smooth fighting style. He is renowned for his wide range of techniques and athletic feats.
He gets coaching by Duke Roufus, who is an MMA trainer and kickboxer. He made WEC debut in 2014 and defeated Mike Campbell. On 19th January, in 2019, he returned to Welterweight and fought against Stephen Thompson. He won this fight by knockout in 2nd round.
He earned PERFORMANCE OF THE NIGHT award. On 17th August, in 2019, he faced Nate Diaz and lost the fight. On 9th May, in 2020, he fought against Donald Cerrone and won this fight through a unanimous decision. He has a successful career as a martial artist.
He has won eleven fights by knockout, seven by submission and five by decision. He has also appeared in the WORLD OF JENKS in episode 4. During this time, Andrew Jenks, who is a documentary maker, lived with Pettis for around a week. He wanted to know about the life of Pettis to make that documentary.
Awards & Achievements
He has got several achievements at an early age, which is almost difficult to count. Here are the major achievements of Anthony Pettis:
- One time UFC lightweight champion
- One time World Extreme Cagefighting champion
- One time the lightweight championship
- Male Fighter of the year award in 2010
- Breakthrough fighter of the year in 2010
- World MMA Awards in 2018
Net Worth & Salary of Anthony Pettis in 2024
As of February 2024, The net worth of Anthony Pettis is around $5 million, which he has earned with his mixed martial art profession. He is a lightweight, featherweight, and welterweight competitor. He has won several championships, just like he has earned lots of wealth.
Anthony Pettis started his training from an early age due to which he has been able to gain so many achievements at a young age. His parents were very supportive and allowed him to pursue his dream to become a martial art professional. He is a great champion who has won several titles until now. Not only has he been able to earn a lot of wealth, but he has won the hearts of several people in his life until now. He is a great person who is down to earth and respects the people around him. He has engaged with his girlfriend, but there is no news of them getting married soon.