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Darren Elkins Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 27-11-0

Elkins was born in Hobart, Indiana and competed four years in wrestling for Portage High School. Elkins placed seventh in the state of Indiana as a freshman, qualified for the state competition as a sophomore, placed third as a junior, and was a State Champion as a high school senior. Darren also won multiple freestyle state championships as a youth. Elkins then went to college for two years and wrestled at University of Wisconsin Parkside, but did not finish his education at the university nor earn a degree.

Last Fight: Jonathan Pearce
Age: 38
Height 5'10"
Weight 145 lbs
Nick Name: "The Damage"
Nationality: United States
Association: Duneland Vale TudoTeam Alpha Male
27 Wins
KO / TKO
9
33%
Submission
7
25%
Decisions
13
48%
11 Losses
KO / TKO
4
36%
Submission
1
9%
Decisions
6
54%

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Reach 71 in (180 cm)
Team Duneland Vale Tudo Team Alpha Male (2015–present)
Rank Brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Wrestling NCAA Division II Wrestling
Years active 2007–present

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Darren Elkins next fight?
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Darren Elkins last fight?
Darren Elkins lost his last fight against Jonathan Pearce by Decision (Unanimous) on Dec. 03, 2022 at UFC on ESPN 42 - Thompson vs. Holland.
Is Darren Elkins retired?
Darren Elkins last fought Jonathan Pearce 6 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Darren Elkins?
Darren Elkins has a 71% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 40% of his fights.
Out of the 27 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -162 favorite, and out of 11 favored matches, he has won 81% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 16 matches, with a win rate of 50% and an odds average of +187.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 27 of Darren Elkins betting fights, you would have made $1028.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $1048.
Where is Darren Elkins from?
Darren Elkins is from Hobart, Indiana, United States.
Has Darren Elkins ever been knocked out?
Darren Elkins has lost 4 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by TKO (Spinning Wheel Kick and Punches) from Cub Swanson on Dec. 18, 2021 at UFC Fight Night 199 - Lewis vs. Daukaus
How long has Darren Elkins been fighting?
Darren Elkins has been fighting for a period of 15 years 5 months and 9 days, his first fight was on May. 25, 2007 at BABS - Brawl at Bourbon Street . He has accumalated roughly 6 hours, 6 minutes and 2 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Jonathan Pearce UFC on ESPN 42 - Thompson vs. Holland
Dec/03/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Dan Miragliotta 3 5:00
win Tristan Connelly UFC on ESPN 35 - Font vs. Vera
Apr/30/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
loss Cub Swanson UFC Fight Night 199 - Lewis vs. Daukaus
Dec/18/2021
TKO (Spinning Wheel Kick and Punches) Herb Dean 1 2:12
win Darrick Minner UFC on ESPN 27 - Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw
Jul/24/2021
TKO (Punches) Mark Smith 2 3:48
win Luiz Eduardo Garagorri UFC on ESPN 17 - Santos vs. Teixeira
Nov/07/2020
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Chris Tognoni 3 2:22
loss Nate Landwehr UFC on ESPN 8 - Overeem vs. Harris
May/16/2020
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
loss Ryan Hall UFC Fight Night 155 - De Randamie vs. Ladd
Jul/13/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Blake Grice 3 5:00
loss Ricardo Lamas UFC Fight Night 140 - Magny vs. Ponzinibbio
Nov/17/2018
TKO (Punches and Elbows) Keith Peterson 3 4:09
loss Alexander Volkanovski UFC Fight Night 133 - Dos Santos vs. Ivanov
Jul/14/2018
Decision (Unanimous) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
win Michael Johnson UFC Fight Night 124 - Stephens vs. Choi
Jan/14/2018
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Dan Miragliotta 2 2:22
win Dennis Bermudez UFC on Fox 25 - Weidman vs. Gastelum
Jul/22/2017
Decision (Split) Dan Miragliotta 3 5:00
win Mirsad Bektic UFC 209 - Woodley vs. Thompson 2
Mar/04/2017
KO (Punches) Chris Tognoni 3 3:19
win Godofredo Castro UFC on Fox 20 - Holm vs. Shevchenko
Jul/23/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Chas Skelly UFC 196 - McGregor vs. Diaz
Mar/05/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Yves Lavigne 3 5:00
win Robert Whiteford UFC Fight Night 76 - Holohan vs. Smolka
Oct/24/2015
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
loss Hacran Dias UFC Fight Night 58 - Machida vs. Dollaway
Dec/20/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Jerin Valel 3 5:00
win Lucas Martins UFC 179 - Aldo vs. Mendes 2
Oct/25/2014
Decision (Split) Osiris Maia 3 5:00
loss Jeremy Stephens UFC on Fox 10 - Henderson vs. Thomson
Jan/25/2014
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Hatsu Hioki UFC Fight Night 27 - Condit vs. Kampmann 2
Aug/28/2013
Decision (Unanimous) Dan Miragliotta 3 5:00
loss Chad Mendes UFC on Fox 7 - Henderson vs. Melendez
Apr/20/2013
KO (Punches) Herb Dean 1 1:08
win Antonio Carvalho UFC 158 - St. Pierre vs. Diaz
Mar/16/2013
TKO (Punches) Yves Lavigne 1 3:06
win Steven Siler UFC 154 - St. Pierre vs. Condit
Nov/17/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Marc-Andre Cote 3 5:00
win Diego Brandao UFC 146 - Dos Santos vs. Mir
May/26/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Tiequan Zhang UFC 136 - Edgar vs. Maynard 3
Oct/08/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Dan Miragliotta 3 5:00
win Michihiro Omigawa UFC 131 - Dos Santos vs. Carwin
Jun/11/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Kevin Dornan 3 5:00
loss Charles Oliveira UFC Live 2 - Jones vs. Matyushenko
Aug/01/2010
Submission (Armbar) Herb Dean 1 0:41
win Duane Ludwig UFC Live 1 - Vera vs. Jones
Mar/21/2010
TKO (Ankle Injury) Tim Mills 1 0:44
win Gideon Ray Hoosier FC 1 - Raise Up
Nov/20/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Carlos Diaz 3 5:00
win Bryan Neville TFC 17 - Total Fight Challenge 17
Oct/10/2009
TKO (Punches) 1 1:27
loss Ted Worthington DC 6 - Duneland Classic 6
Sep/12/2009
TKO (Punches) 1 0:13
win Danny Rodriguez TFC 15 - Total Fight Challenge 15
May/30/2009
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:36
win Pat Curran C3 - Domination
Nov/22/2008
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Kenny Klein C3 - Summer Fight Fest 3
Aug/15/2008
TKO (Submission to Punches) 1 1:36
win Decarlo Johnson C3 - Corral Combat Classic 2
Apr/26/2008
Submission (Guillotine Choke) 2 0:24
win Atsuhiro Tsuboi Bodog Fight - Vancouver
Aug/24/2007
Submission (Bulldog Choke) 1 1:55
win Daniel Wanderley IMMAC 2 - Attack
Apr/21/2007
TKO (Corner Stoppage) 1 5:00
win Matt Joseph BSB 3 - Bourbon Street Brawl 3
Apr/04/2007
TKO 1 0:00
win Jeremy Markam BSB 2 - Bourbon Street Brawl 2
Jan/24/2007
TKO (Submission to Punches) 1 0:00
win Adam Brady
Amateur Fight
BABS - Brawl at Bourbon Street
May/25/2007
TKO (Punches) 1 N/A