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Clint Godfrey vs. Michael McDonald

Preliminary Card | Bantamweight · 135 lbs | MMA

Michael McDonald defeats Clint Godfrey via Submission at 2:42 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Michael "Mayday" McDonald
Mmaweekly large Clint Godfrey

McDonald
Submission
Round 1

10-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   11-2-0
Climbed to 11-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-3
-150 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +125 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Modesto, California   Fighting out of   Rapid City, South Dakota
19 years, 9 months, 6 days   Age at Fight   28 years
135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   66.5" (169cm)
Last Stand Fight Team   Gym   Team Scorpion
WEC 52
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki
  • Date: Thursday 11.11.2010 at 09:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Josh Rosenthal
  • Venue: The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 3 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Stephan Bonnar
  • Broadcast: No Broadcast
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Craig Hummer
  • Godfrey Total Disclosed Pay: $3,000
  • McDonald Total Disclosed Pay: $6,000
  • Event Links:

Godfrey vs. McDonald Wiki Update Wiki

The third bout of WEC 52 had organizational newcomer Michael McDonald take on Clint Godfrey, 0-1 in the WEC at the time.


McDonald landed the more effective strikes to start the fight including a punch that sent Godfrey to the mat briefly. Godfrey landed a powerful slam takedown to put McDonald on his back, however McDonald was slick and effective in immediately securing an armbar attempt. Godfrey quickly tapped, giving McDonald his first victory in the WEC in impressive fashion after just under three minutes of fighting.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:14 PM ET
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Godfrey vs. McDonald Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 34  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
McDonald
68%
Godfrey
32%
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