Arne Boekee

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MMA RECORD : 4 - 1 - 0     
MMA AMATEUR RECORD : 11 - 1 - 0
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HEIGHT : 6'3'' / 190 cm
WEIGHT : 170 LBS / 77 KG
DIVISION : Welterweight
HOMETOWN : Heerlen, the Netherlands
ASSOCIATION : Team Thriving

                

BIOGRAPHY
Arne Boekee (born November 30, 1990) is a professional Dutch Welterweight Mixed Martial Artist, with a background in Judo and Sanda. Arne is currently fighting for Team Thriving in Heerlen, the Netherlands where he is born and raised. He is the younger brother of Ben Boekee.

After competing in the amateur circuit for several years, he achieved a 11-1 with 2 KO’s and 7 submissions. For his achievements he was awarded the title "best amateur fighter in the Netherlands". In 2011, he started as a professional fighter. In the professional circuit he held a professional mixed martial arts record of 4-0 in which he finished all of his opponent with different submissions in the first round. In 2012 he took a break from active fighting to complete his study in physical therapy. He expects to complete his study in June 2014. 

Although he did not compete in professional MMA fights for a while, Arne still continued to train in MMA and competed in several grappling tournaments. As from now, Arne is looking for a big opportunity to fight in America or Asia.