February 18, 1990
Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
|Other names||Power Bar|
|Residence||Quebec City, Quebec, Canada|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)|
Light Heavyweight (2017–2018)
|Reach||73 in (185 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Quebec City, Quebec, Canada|
|Team||Patenaude Martial Arts - Gatineau|
NOVA Gym - Quebec City
|Trainer||Sifu Patrick Marcil|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Marc-André Barriault (born February 18, 1990) is a Canadian mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter who is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) Middleweight division. He had previously won the TKO Middleweight Championship and the TKO Light Heavyweight Championship. As well as winning the Vacant Hybrid Combat Middleweight Championship in 2016. He is the #52 current Best Middleweight MMA Fighter in the world.
Mixed martial arts career
Barriault began competing in amateur mixed martial arts in 2012 under the tutelage of Sifu Patrick Marcil and finished with a record of 4–3. He also competed in FightQuest Amateur Combat in 2014 were he twice challenged for the FightQuest Middleweight Championship as well as the Vacant Hybrid Combat Middleweight Championship After going professional in 2014 he competed in smaller promotions earning himself a impressive record of 11–1, During this time he managed to capture 3 Championships in 2 different promotions(TKO Major League MMA, Hybrid Combat). Having previously won both the TKO Middleweight and Light Heavyweight Championships when he was invited to sign with the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2019
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Returning to action amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, Barriault faced Oskar Piechota on June 20, 2020 at UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov. Barriault won the fight via TKO during the second round, earning him his first victory in the promotion.
Championships and accomplishments
- TKO Major League MMA
- TKO Double Champion
- TKO Middleweight Champion (One defense)
- TKO Light Heavyweight Champion
- Hybrid Combat Promotions
- Hybrid Combat Middleweight Champion
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|16 matches||12 wins||4 losses|
|Win||12–4||Oskar Piechota||TKO (punches)||UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov||June 20, 2020||2||4:50||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Loss||11–4||Jun Yong Park||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. The Korean Zombie||December 21, 2019||3||5:00||Busan, South Korea|
|Loss||11–3||Krzysztof Jotko||Decision (split)||UFC 240||July 27, 2019||3||5:00||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada|
|Loss||11–2||Andrew Sanchez||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Iaquinta vs. Cowboy||May 4, 2019||3||5:00||Ottawa, Ontario, Canada||Return to Middleweight.|
|Win||11–1||Adam Hunter||KO (punches)||TKO 44||September 21, 2018||1||4:28||Québec City, Québec, Canada||Won the vacant TKO Light Heavyweight Championship.|
|Win||10–1||Brendan Kornberger||KO (punch)||TKO 43||May 4, 2018||2||4:25||Québec City, Quebec, Canada||Defended the TKO Middleweight Championship.|
|Win||9–1||Strahinja Gavrilovic||Decision (split)||TKO 41: Champions||December 8, 2017||5||5:00||Montreal, Quebec, Canada||Won the vacant TKO Middleweight Championship.|
|Win||8–1||Todd Stoute||Decision (split)||TKO 40: Dénouement||September 8, 2017||3||5:00||Montreal, Quebec, Canada||Light Heavyweight debut.|
|Win||7–1||Jo Vallée||TKO (retirement)||TKO 39: Ultimatum||June 16, 2017||2||5:00||Quebec City, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||6–1||Yacine Bandaoui||KO (punch)||TKO 38: Ascension||April 7, 2017||1||3:54||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||5–1||Strahinja Gavrilovic||Decision (split)||Hybrid Pro Series 5||September 15, 2016||3||5:00||Montreal, Quebec, Canada||Won the vacant Hybrid Combat Middleweight Championship.|
|Win||4–1||Martin Leblanc||TKO (punches)||LAMMQ 5||May 21, 2016||2||3:06||Quebec City, Quebec, Canada||Catchweight (190 lb) bout.|
|Loss||3–1||Jo Vallée||Decision (split)||Hybrid Pro Series 4||September 17, 2015||3||5:00||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||3–0||James Kouame||TKO (punches)||LAMMQ 4||June 6, 2015||1||1:19||Quebec City, Quebec, Canada||Catchweight (195 lb) bout.|
|Win||2–0||James Kouame||KO (punch)||Hybrid Pro Series 2||November 15, 2014||1||3:50||Gatineau, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||1–0||Paul Cressaty||KO (punch)||LAMMQ 3||June 21, 2014||1||2:22||Quebec City, Quebec, Canada|
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