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JOSEPH BENAVIDEZ RUMORS

Benavidez earns superb submission victory over Elliott

Joseph Benavidez earned a magnificent submission victory over Tim Elliott at UFC 172 in Baltimore. Mandatory Credit: ufc.com After a closely contested first round, number two ranked flyweight Joseph Benavidez scored a marvellous early submission victory over Tim Elliott. The pair traded on the feet and engaged in fantastic jiu-jitsu before Team Alpha Male’s Benavidez locked in...
Via The Sports Journal
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

This Wikipedia entry perfectly explains Joseph Benavidez’s toe-tapping win over Tim Elliott

The Joe B/Tim Elliott fight was shocking, actually. Elliott, having never garnered that big win was facing the perennial contender in Joseph Benavidez. A win here, and he would be over losing to Ali Bagauitaitatavav and John Dodson. Hell, he’d be right back in the thick of things. However, we all know the Team Alpha Male way – they win when they’re supposed to, and tonight...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Joseph Benavidez

Joseph Benavidez steps back into the octagon this Saturday at UFC 172 after a brutal knockout loss to Demetrious Johnson in December 2013. Benavidez was one of the reasons WEC became known as one of the best MMA promotions in the world in terms of quality bouts. Video: highlights of Joseph Benavidez The post Video: highlights of Joseph Benavidez appeared first on Players View.
Via Players View
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Joseph Benavidez vs Tim Elliott Set For UFC 172

UFC officials recently confirmed a flyweight bout for UFC 172, with Joseph Benavidez (19-4, pictured left) set to take on Tim Elliott (10-4-1) at the April event.Benavidez goes into the contest looking to bounce back from a knockout loss to Demetrious Johnson (19-2-1, pictured right) in his last bout, where he challenged the champion for the UFC flyweight title at UFC on FOX 9 in...
Via MMAInsider
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

New: Joseph Benavidez vs. Darren Uyenoyama Added To UFC on FOX 7

An outstanding flyweight fight has been added to UFC on FOX 7 in San Jose as former title challenger Joseph Benavidez meets Darren Uyenoyama in a bout that will surely have significant title implications. The UFC revealed the news earlier today on twitter. Benavidez is coming off a fantastic flyweight battle against Ian McCall, where he earned a unanimous decision win. The Team Alpha...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Joseph Benavidez

Joseph BenavidezVitals5'4" 125 lbs (Flyweight)65" reach, SouthpawJuly 31, 1984Record16-2 (UFC: 3-0)Current Streak4 straight wins (3 straight in the UFC)TrainingNoneChampionships HeldNone Strengths- very quick- great wrestler- extremely physically strong- superb submission skills- very good striker with good power- has never been finished in a fight- has only lost...
Via MMA Manifesto
September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Joseph Benavidez Looking to Achieve George Washington Status at UFC 152

Ask most Americans who the second President of their country was and you’ll likely get a blank stare in return. That’s why Joseph Benavidez (Pictured) is looking to become the UFC flyweight division’s George Washington. While Benavidez isn’t interested in having his face plastered across any currency, he is seeking to have his name etched in Octagon lore by becoming the...
Via 5thRound.com
September 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Joseph Benavidez talks 4lb weight cut, giving up In-N-Out and professional dieting

Straight from the Fight Hub TV archives, UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez speaks to our abnormally tall Mexican fight correspondent Dustin De La Torre about his recent drop from the UFC bantamweight division to the newly formed UFC flyweight division. Benavidez, who fought most of his career at 135 admitted that the weight cut was one [...]
Via Fight Hub TV
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Joseph Benavidez Believes Speed Kills

It took the UFC a while to come around, but now that the flyweight division is officially set to launch tonight in Australia, Joseph Benavidez (Pictured) is ready to take the 125 pound division by storm with his lightning quicks. “Now that I’ve cut weight, I know this is the right weight for me,” Benavidez stated. “Being able to go through a camp at this weight, I noticed...
Via 5thRound.com
March 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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