June 14, 1980 |
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
|Other names||The Prince|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight||170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)|
|Reach||75.0 in (191 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
Elite Training Center
|Rank||Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Claude Patrick was born on June 14, 1980 in Toronto, Canada. His parents are from Jamaica. Patrick's martial arts journey started with karate at the age of thirteen. His parents signed him up for three months, then he took up Muay Thai and jiu-jitsu, and has been using those styles ever since.”
Mixed martial arts
Patrick made his professional debut in 2002. He has fought for smaller promotions including King of the Cage Canada, The Fight Club and the International Fight League. In 2006 he moved to Montreal, Quebec for 8 months to train with Georges St.Pierre. Before signing with the UFC, he amassed a career of 11 wins and 1 loss.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
In March 2010, the UFC announced it had signed Patrick to a four-fight contract.
Patrick hails from Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, where MMA only recently became legalized. He trains with UFC fighters Mark Bocek and Sean Pierson and co-owns the Elite Training Center in his hometown of Mississauga, Ontario.
Patrick was the victim of a highly publicized taser gun attack following an MMA event in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. He woke up two days later in the hospital after doctors put him in a medically induced coma. He states that he has no recollection of the attack.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|16 matches||14 wins||2 losses|
|Loss||14–2||Brian Ebersole||Decision (split)||UFC 140||December 10, 2011||3||5:00||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Win||14–1||Daniel Roberts||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 129||April 30, 2011||3||5:00||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Win||13–1||James Wilks||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 120||October 16, 2010||3||5:00||London, England|
|Win||12–1||Ricardo Funch||Submission (guillotine choke)||UFC 115||June 12, 2010||2||1:48||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Win||11–1||Matt MacGrath||Submission (guillotine choke)||AMMA 2: Vengeance||February 5, 2010||3||2:29||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada|
|Win||10–1||Daniel Grandmaison||Submission (guillotine choke)||Canadian Fighting Championship 3||November 13, 2009||1||2:42||Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada|
|Win||9–1||Dave Mazany||TKO (punches)||TFC 6: Domination||March 20, 2009||2||2:27||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada||Defended the TFC Canadian MMA Welterweight title|
|Win||8–1||Victor Bachmann||Submission (guillotine choke)||TFC 5: Armageddon||December 5, 2008||1||4:48||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada||Won TFC Canadian MMA Welterweight title|
|Win||7–1||Dan Chambers||Submission (north south choke)||TFC 3: This Means War||May 31, 2008||1||0:51||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada|
|Win||6–1||Ray Steinbeiss||Submission (guillotine choke)||2006 International Fight League||September 23, 2006||1||3:12||Moline, Illinois, United States|
|Win||5–1||Neil Berry||Submission (rear naked choke)||King of the Cage: Widowmaker||June 18, 2006||1||N/A||Edmonton, Alberta, Canada|
|Win||4–1||Chris Peak||Submission (guillotine choke)||King of the Cage: Karnage||April 22, 2006||1||1:31||Calgary, Alberta, Canada|
|Win||3–1||Mandela Kponou||Submission (rear naked choke)||APEX: Undisputed||September 3, 2005||1||3:26||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||2–1||Marcus Celestin||TKO (knees)||Ultimate Generation Combat 10||April 23, 2005||1||2:55||Quebec, Canada|
|Loss||1–1||Drew McFedries||Decision (unanimous)||UCC 10: Battle for the Belts 2002||June 15, 2002||3||5:00||Quebec, Canada|
|Win||1–0||Guillaume Desrosiers||TKO (punches)||UCC 8: Fast and Furious||March 30, 2002||1||2:06||Rimouski, Quebec, Canada|
- Claude Patrick's profile blackzilians.com
- "Claude Patrick MMA wrestling Georges St Pierre David Loiseau". Knucklepit.com. 2004-04-25. Retrieved 2011-05-05.
- "Claude Patrick signs four-fight UFC deal, expected to make debut in Vancouver". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2010-03-13.
- Cory Brady. "Exclusive: Claude Patrick vs. Ricardo Funch set for UFC 115".
- ""TUF 9" champ James Wilks meets Claude Patrick at UFC 120". mmajunkie.com.
- "Daniel Roberts takes on Claude Patrick at UFC 129". MMADiehards.com. January 8, 2011.
- "Rory MacDonald out, Claude Patrick in against Brian Ebersole at UFC 140". mmajunkie.com. November 8, 2011. Retrieved November 8, 2011.
- "Claude Patrick vs. James Head added to UFC 149". mmajunkie.com. May 22, 2012. Retrieved May 22, 2012.
- "Claude Patrick out with injury; Brian Ebersole meets James Head at UFC 149". mmajunkie.com. July 3, 2012. Retrieved July 3, 2012.
- "Low-paying jobs, TAZER-gun attacks and MMA bans haven't stopped Claude Patrick". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2010-03-13.