Armenian MMA fighter who is known for competing on the MFP Team within the Lightweight division. He specializes in Freestyle Wrestling techniques and fights within the UFC.
He first started his amateur career in February of 2016, making his debut at the Cup of Khabarovsky. After several other amateur matches, he made his professional fighting debut in September of 2015.
He is known for having defeated Felipe Oliveiri with a head kick during an August 2018 match at the Plotforma Cup.
While he was born in Armenia, he was raised in Krasnodar, Russia.
He shared a photo with fellow professional MMA fighter Dustin Poirier to his Instagram in July of 2019.