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"Danger Zone"


Mitch Clarke

Mitch "Danger Zone" Clarke

Fighter Details

  • Name: Mitch Clarke
  • Pro MMA Record: 11-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: Danger Zone
  • Current Streak: 3 Losses
  • Age: 1985-11-24 | Date of Birth: 1985.11.24
  • Last Fight: September 09, 2017 in UFC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 155.5 lbs
  • Affiliation: Hayabusa Training Centre
  • Height: 5'10" (178cm) | Reach: 73.0" (185cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $94,000 USD
  • Born: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Fighting out of: Edmonton, Alberta
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Clarke was born and raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Making him the first ever UFC fighter to be born in Saskatchewan. Clarke began wrestling in high school at Walter Murray Collegiate Institute.  

He currently resides in Edmonton Alberta, and trains at Hayabusa in St Albert. He also trains in Arizona at the MMA Lab with John Crouch and Benson Henderson.

Clarke made his professional MMA debut in May 2007 at XCW: Extreme Cage Warz, where be beat Jase Nibourg, via submission.  

Clarke made his UFC debut at UFC 140 against fellow UFC newcomer John Cholish. Clarke lost the fight via TKO (punches) at 4:36 in the 2nd round; this was also his first lost.    

Clarke faced Anton Kuivanen on 21 July, 2012 at UFC 149. He lost the fight via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28).    

Clarke then faced John Maguire on 15 June, 2013 at UFC 161. He won the fight via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).    

Clarke faced Al Laquinta at UFC 173, Clarke being the underdog, checking in at +300, while Laquinta was -360, according to Las Vegas odds. This seemed obvious in the first round when Laquinta rocked Clarke with a right hook and dropped him. Clarke only being saved by the bell. However in Round 2 Clarke came out strong and was able to get Laquinta on the ground and up against the fence. There he sank in a D'arce choke, which Laquinta was slow to defend against. Clarke defeated Laquinta at 0:57 in the Round 2, earning his first Performance of Night Bonus.

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