Darren   "Double D"   Daniel

Middleweight
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  • Age : 32
  • Height : 1.87m
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  • From : South Africa
  • Fighting out of : Sunninghill, Johannesburg
  • Gym : Fight Fit Militia (FFM)
  • Trainer : Richard Quan
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Fighters Media

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DU PLESSIS TO DOMINATE THE WEEKEND BEFORE FIGHT WEEK
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What You Reckon?
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Free Fight: Darren Daniel vs. Dricus du Plessis
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HE IS GOING TO PLAY MY GAME
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MEET EFC GIRL JORDAN ROBERTSON
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EFC 37 DELIVERS THE GOODS
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LADIES TAKE CENTRE STAGE
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‘STILLKNOCKS’ BACK BETTER THAN EVER
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EFC 37 COUNTDOWN TONIGHT
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ALL EYES ON THE ULTIMATE RIVALRY AND DREADED CURSE
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TINKERBELL INJURED, FORCED TO WITHDRAW FROM EFC 37
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‘DOUBLE D’ READY FOR HIS RETURN
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KRUGER HAS A WELCOME GIFT FOR DANIEL
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TICKETS NOW OPEN FOR A GUARANTEED SATURDAY SELL-OUT
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Efc 37 Fight Card Is Erupting
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DOUBLE D’ IS BACK AGAINST KRUGER
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EFC Signs ‘Sodierboy’ To UFC
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EFC AFRICA 27 Tickets Now Open
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Bagattin Versus Rightford, Strike Report
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EFC AFRICA 16 & 17 DVD’s Out Now
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The Tipping Point
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“There’s No Way He Wants To Keep It Standing”
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Champions Dominate EFC Africa 17
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Fight Night Has Arrived!
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EFC AFRICA 17 Weigh-In Results
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Nu Metro To Exclusively Broadcast Ten Explosive Bouts
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EFC AFRICA Live Weigh-In At 13:45 CAT On Thursday
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It’s Fight Week!
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1 Week Until Smith VS. Daniel, Ioannou VS. Mynhardt
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EFC Beauties Excited For Fight Night
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Smith vs Daniel Fight Feature – EFC AFRICA 17
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Record Breaking Viewership Expected For Upcoming Title Fights
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2 Weeks To Go To Efc Africa 17
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Stars Give Their Predictions
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Free Fight: Rightford Vs Daniel
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Darren Daniel
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Star Studded Fight Card Finalised
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Less Than Four Weeks Until “The Epic Fight Night”
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Hawkey And Cleland Prepare “Skill-Filled Treat” For EFC AFRICA 17
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Sierra Leone’s ‘Skinnyman’ Ready For ‘The Punisher’
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Top Bouts Confirmed For EFC AFRICA 17
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Another Epic Title Fight Added To EFC AFRICA 17
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Ultimate Showdown Of The Ginger Ninjas
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Smith vs Daniel Super Fight Confirmed
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Double D Trouble For The Middleweight Division
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JP Joubert Smashes His Way to the EFC AFRICA Light Heavyweight Title
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EFC AFRICA 15 Weigh-in Results
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EFC AFRICA 15 Post-event Press Conference
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Show Your Support At EFC AFRICA 15 Weigh-in
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Win Big With EFC AFRICA And BetXchange
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Lion Ready To Pounce On Punisher
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Joubert Wants a Brawl
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EFC AFRICA 15 Fight Card Changes
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Iron Lion Sharpens His Claws
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Rightford vs Daniel Fight Feature – EFC AFRICA 15
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EFC Girls Can’t Wait For Fight Night
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Smith ill and out, McLellan to face De Bruyn at EFC AFRICA 15
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Punishment Time For The Lion At EFC AFRICA 15
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EFC AFRICA 15 – 5 Weeks To Go!
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Four more bouts confirmed for EFC AFRICA 15
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Smith vs McLellan 2 – The Ultimate Title Rematch
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EFC AFRICA 14 this Friday!
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EFC AFRICA 15 – Light Heavyweight Title Showdown
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Darren Daniel Explodes Into Action at EFC 15
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Bam Bamz joins EFC AFRICA
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Don’t mess with the IT Guy!
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Daniel vs Jakobi Promo EFC AFRICA 04

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Fighters Biography

Fight preparation?
Conditioning, working my stand-up and ground games to perfection. A lot of pad work with my pad holders who are Muaythai trained. I roll twice a week with top wrestlers.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
Loved the mystery of the fight arts and started martial arts at 13. Sanshou was my first entry into fighting (competition Kung Fu), won titles to the point that I needed to expand and MMA was there to push me further.

What ranks and titles have you held?
Got selected to fight in The Arsenals Tournament in Dubai. South African Sanshou champion in 3 different weight categories. 3rd place at 2003 Sanshou World Cup in heavyweight division at 19 years old. 8th place at 2002 World Wushu championships in Macau in Sanshou. 3rd place at International Kung Fu and Wushu championships in USA at age 17 in Sanshou.

Do you have any heroes?
GSP

What was your job before you started fighting?
Property developer

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Darren   Daniel