Ben
Rothwell
35-9-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #7 Heavyweight

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 16 fights.
Record: 35-9-0
Summary: Well-rounded, size, speed, strength

Fighter Info

From: Kenosha, Wisconsin USA
Fights Out Of: Kenosha, Wisconsin USA
Age: 33
Height: 6' 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 265 lb ( 120 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
333
49% Successful
164
Types of Successful Strikes
0
164
49% Standing
20%
31%
81
32
51
Striking Defense
50
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
21
33% Successful
7
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
16
0
Takedown Defense
68
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Ben Rothwell
Jun 6, 2015
5
8
0
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Ben Rothwell
Sep 5, 2014
20
17
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Ben Rothwell
Aug 31, 2013
56
41
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 KO/TKO
Loss
Ben Rothwell
Jan 19, 2013
17
12
3
0
1
0
0
0
R2 Submission
Win
Ben Rothwell
Apr 21, 2012
9
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Ben Rothwell
Sep 24, 2011
19
47
2
2
0
1
2
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Ben Rothwell
Jun 12, 2010
44
33
5
0
2
2
14
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Ben Rothwell
Oct 24, 2009
62
3
5
0
0
0
3
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Ben Rothwell
Chris Guillen
Adrenaline MMA 2: Miletich vs. Denny
Dec 11, 2008
7
3
0
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Ben Rothwell
Affliction - Banned
Jul 19, 2008
52
18
2
0
1
0
1
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - 2007 Team Championship Final
Sep 20, 2007
16
18
0
0
0
3
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - 2007 Semifinals
Aug 2, 2007
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - Moline
Apr 7, 2007
58
37
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Ben Rothwell
Devin Cole
IFL - Championship Final
Dec 29, 2006
14
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Ben Rothwell
Bryan Vetell
IFL - Gracie vs. Miletich
Sep 23, 2006
7
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - Legends Championship 2006
Apr 29, 2006
12
3
1
0
0
0
2
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: I do whatever Thiago Veiga tells me.

When and why did you start training for fighting? 1999 to learn self-defense

Do you have any heroes?
George Washington

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? For my career in MMA, it is everything

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Waukesha County Technical College - technical degree in collision repair

What was your job before you started fighting?
I was 17 and worked for my parents in their restaurant.

Favorite grappling technique:
The Jackson

Favorite Striking technique: The Vertical Hammer aka Rothafier


•    19 wins by TKO / KO; 10 wins by submission

•    9-0 in IFL with wins over Krzysztof Soszynski, Ricco Rodriguez, and Roy Nelson

•    Has also defeated Dan Bobish, Kerry Schall.

•    Has fought three former UFC heavyweight champions - Andrei Arlovski, Tim Sylvia, and Ricco Rodriguez.

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