El Dirte Released by the UFC


Joe Doerksen has confirmed to Top MMA News that he has been released by the UFC.   The Winnipeg fighter went 1-2 in the UFC in 2010 and has received his walking papers.  El Dirte beat Tom Lawlor earlier this year, but then was submitted by CB Dollaway and, most recently, lost a split decision to Dan Miller.   This was Doerksen’s third run with the UFC going 2-7 overall.

It has been busy year for Doerksen who has fought five times since April and going 3-2 for the year.  The 33 year old has a 46-14 record overall.

2 Responses to “ El Dirte Released by the UFC ”

  1. kev says:

    dude, that sucks. joe will keep fighting and he’ll be back. CFC is always great show for him to string together some solid wins.

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  2. Stenson Stark says:

    Wow. Never realized he was 2-7 in the UFC. Still one of my favourites.

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