Having recently signed a contract with the UFC, Andre relocated from his hometown, Providence, in order to train with Henri Hooft and his team. He only began training in mixed martial arts in 2009, whereas before he played soccer as a goalie.
Since Hard Knocks 365: Since Hard Knocks 365: Although having dominated Alejandro Perez, he lost the bout at UFC Fight Night Pettis vs. Moreno. A dubious decision no doubt, as the fight took place on Perez’s home turf, in Mexico. He would finally notch his first UFC win, after TKO-ing Luke Sanders in the 2nd round at UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Swanson.
Born: October 13th, 1988 in Providence, Rhode Island
Weight: 135 lbs.
Trivia: Soukhamthath is the first Laotian national to sign for the UFC.