Ben
Rothwell
34-9-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 15 fights.
Record: 34-9-0
Summary: Well-rounded, size, speed, strength

Fighter Info

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

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
317
50% Successful
159
Types of Successful Strikes
0
159
48% Standing
20%
32%
76
32
51
Striking Defense
40
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
21
33% Successful
7
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
16
0
Takedown Defense
50
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Alistair Overeem Sep 5, 2014
20 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Ben Rothwell 17 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell Aug 31, 2013
56 0 0 0 R3 KO/TKO
Brandon Vera 41 0 0 0
Loss
Gabriel Gonzaga Jan 19, 2013
17 3 1 0 R2 Submission
Ben Rothwell 12 0 0 0
Win
Brendan Schaub Apr 21, 2012
9 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Ben Rothwell 8 0 0 0
Loss
Ben Rothwell Sep 24, 2011
19 2 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Mark Hunt 47 2 1 4
Win
Ben Rothwell Jun 12, 2010
44 5 2 14 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Gilbert Yvel 33 0 2 1
Loss
Cain Velasquez Oct 24, 2009
62 5 0 3 R2 KO/TKO
Ben Rothwell 3 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
Adrenaline MMA 2: Miletich vs. Denny
Dec 11, 2008
7 0 0 2 R1 Submission
Chris Guillen 3 0 0 0
Loss
Andrei Arlovski
Affliction - Banned
Jul 19, 2008
52 2 1 1 R3 KO/TKO
Ben Rothwell 18 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - 2007 Team Championship Final
Sep 20, 2007
16 0 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Ricco Rodriguez 18 0 3 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - 2007 Semifinals
Aug 2, 2007
4 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Krzysztof Soszynski 0 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - Moline
Apr 7, 2007
58 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Roy Nelson 37 1 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - Championship Final
Dec 29, 2006
14 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Devin Cole 8 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - Gracie vs. Miletich
Sep 23, 2006
7 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Bryan Vetell 9 0 0 0
Win
Ben Rothwell
IFL - Legends Championship 2006
Apr 29, 2006
12 1 0 2 R1 KO/TKO
Krzysztof Soszynski 3 0 0 0

Biography


Training: First practice is strength and conditioning, and second practice focuses on skills and sparring

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

Career

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