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Age 42
Gender Male
Height 6' 0"
Weight Class Light-heavyweight

Joseph Doerksen is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 51 wins, 16 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 51-16-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 15 years, 7 months, 13 days
Rounds Fought 91.7
Avg. Fights/Year 4.3
Longest Layoff 1 year
Quickest Turnaround 6 days

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 8 35 8
Losses 6 5 5
Finish Rate 84.3%
Finished Rate 68.8%
Win by Decision Rate 15.7%
Loss by Decision Rate 31.3%
Win by KO Rate 15.7%
Loss by KO Rate 37.5%
Win by SUB Rate 68.6%
Loss by SUB Rate 31.3%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

4 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:41
Fastest KO 00:41
Fastest SUB 00:44
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.3
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 06:17
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.7
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 08:34
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 09/19/2014 W
(50-16-0)
Tony Lopez
(34-15-0)
LHW
(206.0 vs. 205.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
King of the Cage 09/19/14
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/13/2013 W
(49-16-0)
Michael Kent
(8-2-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 186.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Canadian Fighting Championship 09/13/13
1 2:29
Official MMA Fight Results 09/15/2012 W
(48-16-0)
Kalib Starnes
(12-7-1)
MW
(185.5 vs. 186.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
AFC 11
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/15/2012 W
(47-16-0)
Joel Powell
(3-0-0)
MW
(183.0 vs. 184.5)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
AX Combat 3: Rise
2 3:25
Official MMA Fight Results 10/14/2011 L
(47-15-0)
Brett Cooper
(13-6-0)
MW
(185.6 vs. 185.8)
TKO/RSC
Score Fighting Series 10/14/11
1 3:55
Official MMA Fight Results 06/10/2011 W
(46-15-0)
Luigi Fioravanti
(22-9-0)
MW
(185.6 vs. 185.2)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Score Fighting Series 06/10/11
3 5:00
NSF 03/25/2011 L
(46-14-0)
Hector Lombard
(28-2-1)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
CFC 16
1 4:13
Official MMA Fight Results 12/11/2010 L
(46-13-0)
Dan Miller
(12-4-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 184.5)
Decision (Split Decision)
UFC 124 St-Pierre vs Koscheck
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/25/2010 L
(46-12-0)
CB Dollaway
(10-2-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 186.0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
UFC 119: Mir vs. Cro Cop
1 2:13
NSF 06/04/2010 W
(45-12-0)
Shawn Marchand
(7-3-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Canadian Fighting Championship 5
1 0:43
Official MMA Fight Results 05/08/2010 W
(44-12-0)
Tom Lawlor
(6-2-0)
MW
(186.0 vs. 185.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun 2
2 2:10
Official MMA Fight Results 04/16/2010 W
(43-12-0)
Chad Herrick
(4-3-0)
MW
(184.8 vs. 184.8)
Decision (Split Decision)
Bad Boys 2
3 5:00
NSF 09/23/2009 W
(42-12-0)
Takenori Sato
(5-5-4)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Sengoku Raiden Championship 10
2 4:27
Official MMA Fight Results 05/22/2009 W
(41-12-0)
Gregory Babene
(5-5-0)
MW
(184.5 vs. 184.0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Canadian Fighting Championship 5/22/09
2 4:18
NSF 11/01/2008 W
(40-12-0)
Izuru Takeuchi
(25-9-5)
MW TKO/RSC
Sengoku - Sixth Battle
3 0:41
Official MMA Fight Results 08/29/2008 W
(39-12-0)
Jon Meyer
(4-2-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 185.5)
Decision (Split Decision)
The Calgary Vipers: Venom at the Snake Pit
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/19/2008 L
(39-11-0)
Jason Macdonald
(17-9-0)
MW
(184.5 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 83: Serra vs. St. Pierre 2
2 0:56
Official MMA Fight Results 11/17/2007 L
(39-10-0)
Edward Herman
(13-5-0)
LHW
(185.5 vs. 186.0)
KO (Strike)
UFC 78: Validation
3 0:39
Official MMA Fight Results 08/05/2007 L
(39-9-0)
Paulo Filho
(13-0-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 184.5)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
WEC 29: Live on Versus
1 4:07
NSF 05/25/2007 W
(38-9-0)
BJ Lacy
(7-5-0)
TKO/RSC
Gladiators Fighting Series: Colosseum 5
2 1:11
NSF 04/13/2007 W
(37-9-0)
Dae Won Kim
(3-2-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Deep: 29th Impact
1 3:35
Official MMA Fight Results 11/02/2006 W
(36-9-0)
Ryan McGivern
(8-2-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
International Fight League: World Team Semi-Finals
1 3:04
NSF 09/23/2006 W
(35-9-0)
Brian Foster
(7-9-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
International Fight League: World Team Championship
2 3:40
NSF 06/30/2006 W
(34-9-0)
Todd Carney
(18-15-1)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Extreme Challenge 67
1 2:39
Official MMA Fight Results 05/20/2006 W
(33-9-0)
Leremy Johnson
(1-1-0)
Submission (Strikes)
Combat in the Cage 2
1 4:30
NSF 04/15/2006 W
(32-9-0)
Thomas Russell
(0-2-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Gladiators Fighting Series: Colosseum of the Champions
1 0:44
Official MMA Fight Results 03/04/2006 L
(32-8-0)
Nate Marquardt
(22-6-2)
MW
(185.0 vs. 183.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 58: USA vs. Canada
3 5:00
NSF 10/22/2005 L
(32-7-0)
Jason Macdonald
(9-5-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ultimate Cage Wars 3
4 5:00
NSF 09/24/2005 W
(31-7-0)
Brendan Seguin
(8-7-1)
TKO/RSC
King of the Cage: Fire Storm
3 1:49
Official MMA Fight Results 08/20/2005 L
(31-6-0)
Matt Lindland
(14-3-0)
MW
(185.5 vs. 185.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 54: Boiling Point
3 5:00
NSF 07/09/2005 W
(30-6-0)
Art Santore
(10-3-0)
Decision
Freedom Fight: Canada vs. USA
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 04/16/2005 W
(29-6-0)
Patrick Cote
(6-1-0)
MW
(185.0 vs. 185.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 52: Couture vs. Liddell 2
3 2:35
NSF 03/05/2005 W
(28-6-0)
Matt Knaub
(1-0-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
International Fighting Championship: Eve Of Destruction
1 1:08
NSF 10/23/2004 W
(27-6-0)
Edward Herman
(7-2-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Sport Fight 7: Frightnight
3 2:12
Official MMA Fight Results 08/21/2004 L
(27-5-0)
Joe Riggs
(18-4-0)
MW
(184.5 vs. 185.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 49: Unfinished Business
2 3:39
NSF 05/14/2004 W
(26-5-0)
Chris Leben
(9-1-0)
Decision
Freestyle Fighting Championships 9
3 5:00
NSF 04/16/2004 W
(25-5-0)
Riki Fukuda
(0-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Superbrawl 35
3 5:00
NSF 03/26/2004 W
(24-5-0)
Dan Anderson
(7-1-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Extreme Challenge 56
1 3:40
NSF 06/13/2003 W
(21-5-0)
Desmond Miner
(5-1-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Superbrawl 30: Size Does Matter
1 2:20
NSF 06/13/2003 W
(21-5-0)
Jason Buck
(11-4-0)
KO (Kick to the Head)
Superbrawl 30: Size Does Matter
1 0:41
NSF 06/13/2003 W
(21-5-0)
Brendan Seguin
(6-2-1)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Superbrawl 30: Size Does Matter
1 2:14
NSF 06/07/2003 W
(20-5-0)
Kyle Jensen
(14-2-0)
Submission (Kimura)
Extreme Combat Minnesota
1 4:40
NSF 04/25/2003 W
(19-5-0)
Anthony Macias
(19-9-0)
TKO/RSC (Strikes)
Freestyle Fighting Championships 5
1 3:10
NSF 10/11/2002 W
(18-5-0)
Denis Kang
(7-5-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Universal Combat Challenge 11: The Next Level
1 4:49
NSF 06/22/2002 W
(17-5-0)
Travis Galbraith
(2-0-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
World Freestyle Fighting Championships 2
1 0:00
NSF 01/25/2002 L
(17-4-0)
David Loiseau
(4-2-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Universal Combat Challenge 7: Bad Boyz
3 5:00
NSF 11/02/2001 L
(17-3-0)
Egan Inoue
(7-5-0)
Submission (Toe Hold)
Superbrawl 22: United We Stand
1 0:56
NSF 10/19/2001 L
(17-2-0)
Stephan Potvin
(3-2-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Universal Combat Challenge 6: Redemption
2 5:00
NSF 09/15/2001 W
(16-2-0)
Robbie Newman
(4-2-0)
Submission (Key Lock)
Extreme Challenge 44
1 1:45
NSF 06/30/2001 W
(15-2-0)
Raymond McDaniel
(0-0-0)
Submission (Punches)
Gladiators 16
1 5:00
NSF 06/02/2001 W
(14-2-0)
Brett Al-Azzawi
(11-10-0)
Submission (Key Lock)
Ultimate Wrestling Minnesota: Ultimate Fight Minnesota
1 2:58
NSF 03/17/2001 W
(13-2-0)
Scott Ventimiglia
(9-4-1)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Rings USA: Battle of Champions
1 2:33
NSF 11/14/2000 W
(12-2-0)
John Alessio
(6-5-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Superbrawl 19: Future Brawl 2000
1 3:48
NSF 10/28/2000 W
(11-2-0)
David Ferguson
(1-1-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Danger Zone 7: Night of The Beast
1 0:00
NSF 08/26/2000 W
(9-2-0)
Adrian Serrano
(33-12-3)
Submission (Americana Arm Bar)
Extreme Challenge 36
1 2:17
NSF 08/26/2000 W
(9-2-0)
Mark Waters
(3-2-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Extreme Challenge 36
1 2:34
NSF 07/08/2000 W
(8-2-0)
Mike Hueser
(5-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Danger Zone 6: Battle at the Bear
1 10:51
NSF 06/17/2000 W
(6-2-0)
Mark Jaquith
(14-7-2)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Extreme Challenge 34
1 3:54
NSF 06/17/2000 W
(6-2-0)
Lee Murray
(2-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Extreme Challenge 34
1 1:19
NSF 02/24/2000 W
(5-2-0)
John Renken
(10-17-4)
Submission (Keylock)
Night of Ultimate Fights
1 2:24
NSF 11/13/1999 L
(5-1-0)
Matt Hughes
(8-1-0)
Submission (Punches and Knees)
Extreme Challenge 29
2 0:25
NSF 10/09/1999 W
(4-1-0)
Cris Custer
(2-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
World Extreme Fighting 7: Stomp in the Swamp
1 3:17
NSF 08/21/1999 W
(3-1-0)
Rick Gravesen
(14-8-0)
Submission (Hammerlock)
Extreme Challenge 27
2 1:14
NSF 02/06/1999 W
(0-0-0)
Abundio Munoz
(1-1-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Bas Rutten Invitational 1
1 2:41
NSF 02/06/1999 W
(0-0-0)
Ron Lobley
(2-1-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Bas Rutten Invitational 1
1 1:16
NSF 02/06/1999 W
(0-0-0)
Dennis Reed
(15-13-1)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Bas Rutten Invitational 1
1 1:23
NSF 02/06/1999 L
(0-0-0)
Eugene Jackson
(2-2-0)
Submission (Neck Crank)
Bas Rutten Invitational 1
1 1:15
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class