March 10, 1993|
Payson, Utah, United States
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight||145 lb (66 kg; 10.4 st)|
|Reach||73.0 in (185 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Price, Utah, United States|
|Team||The Pit Elevated Fight Team|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Clay Collard (born March 10, 1993) is an American professional mixed martial artist currently competing in the Lightweight division. A professional competitor since 2011, he has formerly competed for the UFC.
Mixed martial arts career
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Collard made his promotional debut on August 23, 2014 as a short notice replacement against Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 49, replacing an injured Mirsad Bektic. Collard lost the fight via TKO in the third round.
Collard was expected to face Andre Fili on September 5, 2015 at UFC 191. However, Fili was forced out of the bout with injury and replaced by Tiago Trator. Collard lost the fight by split decision.
Championships and accomplishments
- Showdown Fights
- Showdown Fights Lightweight Championship (One time)
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|24 matches||16 wins||7 losses|
|Win||16–7 (1)||Carson Gregory||Submission (Triangle Choke)||SteelFist Fight Night 57 - Friday the 13th||April 13, 2018||2||3:07||Salt Lake City, Utah, United States|
|Win||15–7 (1)||Troy Dennison||TKO (punches)||SteelFist Fight Night 55: Opposites Attack||January 13, 2018||1||0:46||Salt Lake City, Utah, United States||Won SteelFist Fight Night Lightweight Championship.|
|Loss||14–7 (1)||Tiago Trator||Decision (split)||UFC 191||September 5, 2015||3||5:00||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Loss||14–6 (1)||Gabriel Benítez||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 188||June 13, 2015||3||5:00||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Win||14–5 (1)||Alex White||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 181||December 6, 2014||3||5:00||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Loss||13–5 (1)||Max Holloway||TKO (punches)||UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. dos Anjos||August 23, 2014||3||3:47||Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States||Catchweight (149 lbs) bout.|
|Win||13–4 (1)||Nick Compton||Decision (unanimous)||Showdown Fights 14: Heavyweight Collision||June 28, 2014||3||5:00||Orem, Utah, United States|
|Win||12–4 (1)||Jason Brenton||Decision (unanimous)||Showdown Fights 13: Lopez vs. Castillo||January 24, 2014||3||5:00||Orem, Utah, United States||Featherweight debut.|
|Win||11–4 (1)||Justin Buchholz||Decision (split)||Showdown Fights 12: Buchholz vs. Collard 2||September 28, 2013||5||5:00||Orem, Utah, United States||Won the Showdown Fights Lightweight Championship.|
|NC||10–4 (1)||Jordan Clements||No Contest||Showdown Fights 10: Collard vs. Clements||February 8, 2013||2||2:08||Orem, Utah, United States||Originally a TKO win for Collard; overturned after he failed a drug test.|
|Win||10–4||Steve Sharp||TKO (punches)||Showdown Fights 9: Buchholz vs. Castillo||November 16, 2012||2||4:44||Orem, Utah, United States|
|Loss||9–4||Justin Buchholz||Submission (guillotine choke)||Showdown Fights 8: Burkman vs. Yager||August 25, 2012||3||1:35||Orem, Utah, United States|
|Win||9–3||Steve Walser||TKO (punches)||Showdown Fights 7: Uprising||May 4, 2012||1||0:44||Orem, Utah, United States|
|Win||8–3||Scott Casey||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Rocky Mountain Fight Championships 3||March 24, 2012||1||4:36||Vernal, Utah, United States|
|Win||7–3||Dustin Collins||TKO (retirement)||Rocky Mountain Fight Championships 2||January 14, 2012||1||5:00||Vernal, Utah, United States|
|Win||6–3||Luke Pierce||TKO (punches)||Flash Academy MMA: Fight Night Explosion||November 26, 2011||1||2:47||Price, Utah, United States|
|Win||5–3||Drayton Woods||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Crown Fighting Championships 4||October 29, 2011||1||3:07||St. George, Utah, United States|
|Loss||4–3||David Castillo||Decision (unanimous)||Jeremy Horn's Elite Fight Night 14||September 30, 2011||3||5:00||Lehi, Utah, United States|
|Loss||4–2||Oliver Parker||Decision (unanimous)||Moab Combat Sports: Red Rock Rumble 4||September 24, 2011||3||5:00||Moab, Utah, United States|
|Win||4–1||Kyle Herrera||TKO (corner stoppage)||Fight King: Fight for the Cops||August 17, 2011||3||1:54||Salt Lake City, Utah, United States|
|Loss||3–1||Jose Salgado||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Crown Fighting Championships 3||June 18, 2011||2||2:38||St. George, Utah, United States|
|Win||3–0||Kevin Hamby Jacobson||TKO (punches)||Flash Academy MMA: Mayhem & Motocross MMA Fight Night||May 14, 2011||1||1:10||Price, Utah, United States|
|Win||2–0||Kaifah Detoles||TKO (punches)||Fight Kings 7: No Mercy||April 2, 2011||2||2:02||Vernal, Utah, United States|
|Win||1–0||Daniel Ruiz||TKO (punches)||Moab Combat Sports: Red Rock Rumble 3||March 26, 2011||1||2:11||Moab, Utah, United States|
- "Fight Card - UFC 188 Velasquez vs. Werdum". UFC.com. Retrieved June 14, 2015.
- Staff (2014-08-18). "Mirsad Bektic out, newcomer Clay Collard meets Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 49". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2014-08-18.
- Fox Sports. "Max Holloway puts away late replacement Clay Collard by 3rd round TKO". FOX Sports.
- MMA Fighting Newswire (October 16, 2014). "Alex White vs. Clay Collard set for UFC 181". mmafighting.com. Retrieved October 16, 2014.
- "UFC 181 Results: Clay Collard Outstrikes Alex White In Entertaining Scrap". FanSided.
- Jason Floyd (2015-03-28). "Clay Collard vs. Gabriel Benitez set for UFC 188". themmareport.com. Retrieved 2015-03-28.
- Ben Fowlkes (2015-06-13). "UFC 188 results: Mexico's Gabriel Benitez batters Clay Collard for unanimous decision". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2015-06-13.
- Staff (2015-08-06). "UFC 191 adds Andre Fili vs. Clay Collard". themmareport.com. Retrieved 2015-08-06.
- Staff (2015-08-13). "Tiago Trator replaces Andre Fili, meets Clay Collard at UFC 191". themmareport.com. Retrieved 2015-08-13.
- Steven Marrocco (2015-09-05). "UFC 191 results, highlights: Tiago Trator gets past Clay Collard with close split decision". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2015-09-05.