height= 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
weight=185 lb (84 kg)
nationality= flagicon|CAN Canadian
birthdate=birth date and age|year=1977|month=10|day=9
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Joseph Daniel Doerksen (born
October 9, 1977) is a Canadian mixed martial artist (MMA) from New Bothwell, Manitoba. He is a former middleweight contender of the Ultimate Fighting Championship(UFC) and a veteran of the International Fight League(IFL). He specializes in Brazilian jiu-jitsu[ [http://www.sherdog.com/news/interviews.asp?n_id=1607&my_page=2 Joe Doerksen interview] ] , with the vast majority of his victories resulting from submission techniques.
In November 2006, it was reported that Doerksen had signed a contract with the
PRIDE Fighting Championships, [http://www.sherdog.com/news/articles.asp?n_id=6197] but with Zuffa's purchase of the PRIDE organization in the spring of 2007, Doerksen's contract saw him enter the World Extreme Cagefighting(WEC) organization instead.
His first fight in the organization was against
PRIDEveteran Paulo Filhofor the vacant WEC middleweight championship at WEC 29on August 5, 2007. Doerksen lost the fight via TKO in the first round.
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