Petr Petrov's debut fight took place on November 2000 when he was 17 years of age. His career has spanned 16 years to date and whilst he's now in the later stages of his career, he has amassed a record of 38-5-2 over the course of his 45 fight career. Petrov's longest win streak is 13 fights between November 2000 and July 2011. His longest KO streak in his 45 fights is 3 fights long.
In his debut fight, Petrov's became only the 6th fighter to go the distance with Gabriel pedro Silva guerra, winning by PTS in round 4 of 4. Following on from his debut, Petrov continued his mostly successful career by fighting in a further 23 fights. In this time he fought Youssouf Djibaba, Juan Del valle and Euclides Espitia to name just a few, fighting once in 2000, once in 2001 and 21 times between 2002 and 2008 in this period.
Petrov lost to Ubadel Soto in his next fight. Taking place on September 5th, 2003, Petrov's career record after this fight stood at 7-1-1. On September 5th, 2003, Petrov took on and was defeated over the distance by Ubadel Soto in his first career defeat. Petrov lost via SD in a valiant effort. 22 wins followed where Petrov went on to fight Moises Castro, Ignacio Mendoza and Arturo Uruzquieta amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
Keeping his losses at 2, Petrov fought on May 27th, 2011 beating Angel hugo Ramirez via KO. This took his record to 28-2-2 showing quite the successful career to date. Ramirez proved to be no match for Petrov, and Petrov became the first person to stop Ramirez via KO during round 4. Petrov then went on to win again against Matias Garcia setting him up well for his next pro fight.
Taking another knock in his career, Marcos rene Maidana was next in line for Petrov with Maidana coming out victorious. Petrov career was at 29-3-2 following the fight. Being outclassed early, Petrov struggled to get going in this 12 round fight and received the first stoppage defeat of his career at the hands of Maidana. The fight went 4 rounds before ending via a KO defeat. Petrov then went on to win a further 5 fights taking his record to 33 wins, 4 losses and 2 draw.
Chris Rudd was Petrov's next fight on March 28th, 2014 and also the next win in his career via TKO. This took his record to 34-4-2 showing a mainly successful career to date. Petrov was the first person to stop Chris Rudd and he did it in the 4th round via TKO. 3 wins followed where Petrov went on to be the 2nd person to stop Fernando Carcamo, 5th person to stop Marvin Quintero and 11th person to defeat Gamaliel Diaz.
Pushing his career further, Petrov fought Michael Perez on September 30th, 2016 adding to his winning record. The win against Perez came in the 6th round of a 12 round fight via RTD. Petrov was the 2nd person to stop Perez.
Petrov's next defeat of his career came against Terry Flanagan on April 8th, 2017. A valiant effort from Petrov, but one that was out of his reach technically. The fight came to a close after the final bell in a UD loss for Petrov. A setback for Petrov pro journey for sure.