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"The Disciple"

8-7-0

Blas Avena

Blas "The Disciple" Avena

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  • Name: Blas Avena
  • MMA Record: 8-7-0, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Disciple
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 32 | Date of Birth: 1983.06.30
  • Last Fight: June 19, 2013 in BFC
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: Machado Jiu-Jitsu
  • Height: 6'0" (183cm) | Reach: 72.0" (183cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $43,400 USD
  • Born: Bell, California, United States
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Personal Pages: Facebook  |  Official Site

Blas Avena Welterweight Ranking History

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Although he earned three impressive victories in his six-fight WEC stint from 2007-2009, Blas Avena was cut from the promotion following a second-round knockout loss to Jesse Lennox. After the WEC's welterweight division was folded into the UFC, Avena was not among those chosen to compete for the world's premiere fight promotion. Bringing a kill-or-be-killed attitude into all of his fights, Avena has never been to a Decision in his professional career.

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Blas Avena MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
3:55 Round 1 of 3

War Machine
8-6-0 12-4-0

Bellator 96: King Mo vs. Petruzelli
Main Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.06.19
Odds: +190 (Slight Underdog) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Kerry Hatley
Win | KO/TKO | Punch
1:40 Round 1 of 3

Lenny Lovato
7-6-0 8-1-0

Bellator 91
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2013.02.28
Weigh-In: 170.7 lbs (77.4 kgs) | Referee: Raul Porrata
Cancelled Bout Krasimir Mladenov MMA Xtreme Showdown 2012.12.01
Cancelled Bout John Heath Validation MMA 2012.11.02
Reason: Event Cancelled
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:31 Round 2 of 3, 7:31 Total

Brock Jardine
7-5-0 8-1-0

Showdown Fights 7: Uprising
Co-Main Event | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2012.05.04
No Contest | Strikes
3:42 Round 2 of 3, 8:42 Total

Shawn Fitzsimmons
7-5-0 6-7-0

Superior Cage Combat 3: Alessio vs. Firmino
Preliminary Card | Catchweight | 173 lbs

2011.11.04
Disclosed Pay: $2,400 Base | Weigh-In: 173.0 lbs (78.5 kgs) | Referee: Chris Tognoni
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:54 Round 1 of 3

Josh Neer
7-4-0 30-10-1

Superior Cage Combat 2: Neer vs. Avena
Main Event | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2011.08.20
Disclosed Pay: $3,000 Base | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Submission | Choke

Kenny Marzola

Millennium Events

2010.02.20
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches

David Hulett

Millennium Events

2009.10.10
Loss | KO/TKO | Strikes
0:41 Round 2 of 3, 5:41 Total

Jesse Lennox
6-2-0 13-1-0

WEC 38: Varner vs. Cerrone
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2009.01.25
Odds: -112 (Near Even) | Disclosed Pay: $7,000 Base | Weigh-In: 171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs) | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:07 Round 1 of 3

Dave Terrel
5-2-0 5-1-0

WEC 35: Condit vs Miura
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2008.08.03
Odds: +166 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $12,000 ($6K Base, $6K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Kim Winslow
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
2:35 Round 1 of 3

Hiromitsu Miura
5-1-0 8-4-0

WEC 33: Marshall vs Stann
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2008.03.26
Odds: +142 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $6,000 Base | Weigh-In: 170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Submission | Choke
0:29 Round 1 of 3

Joe Benoit
4-1-0 5-0-0

WEC 30: McCullough vs. Crunkilton
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2007.09.05
Disclosed Pay: $6,000 ($3K Base, $3K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 169.0 lbs (76.7 kgs) | Referee: Steve Mazzagatti
Win | Submission | Choke
1:01 Round 1 of 3

Tiki Ghosn
3-1-0 8-7-0

WEC 29: Condit vs Larson
Preliminary Card | Welterweight | 170 lbs

2007.08.05
Disclosed Pay: $4,500 Base | Weigh-In: 169.5 lbs (76.9 kgs) | Referee: Yves Lavigne
Loss | KO/TKO | Elbows
4:23 Round 3 of 3, 14:23 Total

Logan Clark
3-0-0 10-0-0

WEC 25: McCullough vs. Cope
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2007.01.20
Disclosed Pay: $2,500 Base | Weigh-In: 184.0 lbs (83.5 kgs) | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Win | Submission | Choke

Brandon Melendez

Ultimate Combat Experience

2005.08.27
Win | Submission | Choke

Jake Paul

Ultimate Combat Experience

2005.04.23
Win | Submission | Choke

Benjamin Garcia

Ultimate Combat Experience

2005.01.22

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