The black belt in tae-kwon-do and jiu-jitsu Joseph Duffy entered this fight with a professional record of 14-2-0 (93% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.97 lightweight in the world while his opponent, Mitch Clarke, has a mma record of 11-3-0 (73% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since April 4, 2015 when he was defeated by Mitch Clarke (=Chiesa vs Clarke). Duffy lost his last bout as well, but against Dustin Poirier. Duffy vs Clarke is on the undercard of Rafael dos Anjos vs Eddie Alvarez – UFC Fight Night 90. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Michael Chiesa entered this fight with a mma record of 11-2-0 (73% submission victory rate – he has never won by ko/tko) and he is ranked as the No.41 lightweight in the world; he fought twice last year beating Francisco Trinaldo but then he lost to Joe Lauzon (=Chiesa vs Lauzon).
His opponent, Mitch Clarke, has the same record of Chiesa, 11-2-0 (73% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.43 in the same weight class; he suffered two consecutive losses between 2011 and 2012, against John Cholish and Anton Kuivanen, but then he came back to win defeating John Maguire and Al Iaquinta. Chiesa vs Clarke is on the undercard of Chad Mendes vs Ricardo Lamas – UFC Fight Night 63. Watch the video and rate this fight!