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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 And Girlfriend Megan Olivi Workout In Joe Jitsu’s Backyard

Joseph Benavidez is dating UFC host Megan Olivi who does many of the pre fight interviews and videos for the promotion.  Though Olivi resides in San Diego the two are up in Sacramento spending some time together on the rare off weekend for the UFC.  Benavidez somehow managed to find a chick who is a big time fight fan and the fact that she is actually shorter than him is just an...
Via Tito Couture
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Intravid.com Gives Us Their Thougths On Joseph Benavidez And The Flyweight Title Picture

Our friends over at Intravid.com give us their thoughts on Joe Jitsu’s performance last night as well as what is next for the Team Alpha Male fighter. Last night Joseph Benavidez strengthened his claim as the number one flyweight contender with his third consecutive victory.  He needed just three minutes to put away Jussier Formiga with a wicked striking combo that was followed...
Via Tito Couture
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Joseph Benavidez Works Nasty GnP on Jussier Formiga (GIF)

Joe Jitsu and the whole Team Alpha Male have been on a tear.  Duane Bang Muay Thai has been unleashed and it destroying everything in it’s wake.  Thanks to ZombieProphet for the GIF. Joe Jitsu Is Ready To Go In Brazil Jospeh Benavidez Shows His Love For Brazil
Via Tito Couture
September 05, 2013  |  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
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