David
Mitchell
12-4-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 12-4-0
Summary: Jiu-Jitsu

Fighter Info

Nickname: Daudi
From: Berkeley, CA USA
Fights Out Of: Santa Rosa, CA USA
Age: 34
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
363
33% Successful
118
Types of Successful Strikes
0
118
58% Standing
24%
18%
69
28
21
Striking Defense
56
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
6
50% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
9
1
1
Takedown Defense
29
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Yan Cabral Oct 9, 2013
18 4 1 11 R3 Decision - Unanimous
David Mitchell 5 0 1 0
Loss
Mike Pierce Jul 6, 2013
17 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
David Mitchell 17 0 0 0
Win
Simeon Thoresen Jan 26, 2013
49 1 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
David Mitchell 60 1 2 1
Loss
Paulo Thiago Aug 27, 2011
19 6 1 5 R3 Decision - Unanimous
David Mitchell 23 0 0 0
Loss
TJ Waldburger Sep 15, 2010
37 6 7 12 R3 Decision - Unanimous
David Mitchell 13 2 6 0

Biography

TRAINING: I do boxing mitts and track workouts in the morning. I spar and do jits and Thai boxing at night.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
I was in great shape and wanted to test myself. I saw Chuck KO Tito and said. 'I want to do that!'

What ranks and titles have you held? Cage Combat Middleweight Champ, Tachi Palace Fights welterweight champ, David Terrell purple belt

Do you have any heroes? Dave Terrell, Nelson Mandela

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Everything I've done in my life has led me to this moment. I'm honored to fight for my team, family, and everyone up in Nor-Cal.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? I worked in stream restoration, lift operation, construction, and odd jobs

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Two-time Gracie Open champion

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
Winning the CCFC and TPF belts and defending the 707.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Dave Terrell Purple Belt, Kwon Bup Black belt

Favorite grappling technique: Whatever wins the fight

Favorite striking technique: Whatever wins the fight

•    Nine wins by submission

•    Pro since 2006

•    Three of last four wins by submission

•    Holds wins over UFC vets Tim McKenzie and Jon Koppenhaver

•    Trained by former UFC middleweight contender David Terrell

•    Origin of “Daudi” – “My parents named me Daudi (but put David on the birth certificate for ease of travel) after their best friend in Tanzania, Africa where they lived before I was born.   Daudi was an Englishman who moved to Africa, changed his name to Daudi (Swahili for David), took on Tanzanian citizenship, and lived a life of great adventure and loyal service to Africa.”

Career

Key Opponents

Paulo Thiago
Paulo Thiago
15-8-0
( W-L-D )
TJ Waldburger
TJ Waldburger
16-9-0
( W-L-D )

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