Video: Undefeated SBG Ireland Prospect Ciarán Clarke Talks Avoiding Drugs/Crime, Representing Drogheda, Bellator 270 and More

Undefeated SBG Ireland featherweight prospect Ciarán Clarke (3-0) sat down with Andy Stevenson ahead of his fight vs Jordan Barton (6-1-1) this Friday 5th November on Bellator 270. Clarke discussed avoiding a life of drugs and crime, representing his hometown of Drogheda in a positive light, his amateur MMA career, the fight vs Barton on Friday night and a whole lot more!

BELLATOR MMA 270: Queally vs. Pitbull 2 Main Card: 

SHOWTIME (US) / BBC iPlayer (UK) / Virgin Media Two & Virgin Media Sport (IRELAND) Friday, Nov. 5 – 9 p.m. GMT/5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT 

Lightweight World Title Main Event: #4-Peter Queally (13-5-1) vs. #1-Patricky “Pitbull” (23-10)

Bantamweight Co-Main Event: #6-James Gallagher (11-1) vs. #2-Patrick Mix (14-1)

Middleweight Bout: #4-Fabian Edwards (9-2) vs. #6-Charlie Ward (9-4) 

Featherweight Bout: #6-Daniel Weichel (41-6) vs. #7-Pedro Carvalho (11-5) 

Preliminary Card: 

BELLATOR MMA YouTube channel | SHOWTIME Sports YouTube channel | Pluto TV (US) BBC iPlayer (UK) | Virgin Media Two & Virgin Media Sport (IRELAND) 6 p.m. GMT/2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT 

Featherweight Bout: Ciaran Clarke (3-0) vs. Jordan Barton (6-1-1)

Featherweight Bout: Ilias Bulaid (2-0) vs. Georges Sasu (5-2) 

Welterweight Bout: Ashley Reece (8-2) vs. Luca Poclit (6-1) 

Lightweight Bout: Daniele Scatizzi (10-5) vs. Brian Hooi (16-8, 1 NC) 

Light Heavyweight Bout: Lee Chadwick (26-15-1) vs. Arunas Andriuskevicus (15-4)

Welterweight Bout: Nicolò Solli (3-1) vs. Bobby Pallett (5-0) 

Strawweight Bout: Danni Neilan (4-0) vs. Audrey Kerouche (7-5, 2 NC) 

Featherweight Bout: Junior Morgan (3-0) vs. Darragh Kelly (Pro Debut)

Welterweight Bout: Stephen Costello (Pro Debut) vs. Joe Nazokatov (Pro Debut)

Heavyweight Bout: Gokhan Saricam (5-1) vs. Charlie Milner (7-1) 

Andy is a multimedia reporter, interviewer, writer, with a strong focus on Irish MMA. Co-host of The Auld Triangle podcast. You can find Andy's work on SevereMMA.com and MyMMANews.com. Follow Andy on Twitter (@andyste123) and Instagram (@andystevensonMMA).