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Completed MMA Bout

Joseph Benavidez vs. Miguel Torres

Co-Main Event | Bantamweight · 135 lbs | MMA

Mmaweekly large Joseph "The Beefcake" Benavidez
Mmaweekly large Miguel Torres

Benavidez
Submission
Round 2

11-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   37-2-0
Climbed to 12-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 37-3
+293 (Moderate Underdog)   Betting Odds   -330 (Moderate Favorite)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Sacramento, California   Fighting out of   East Chicago, Indiana
25 years, 7 months, 3 days   Age at Fight   29 years, 1 month, 2 days
135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   134.5 lbs (61.0 kgs)
5'4" (163cm)   Height   5'9" (176cm)
65.0" (165cm)   Reach   72.0" (183cm)
Team Alpha Male   Gym   Torres Martial Arts Academy
WEC 47
  • Bout Information
  • Event: WEC 47: Bowles vs Cruz
  • Date: Saturday 03.06.2010
  • Referee: Mark Matheny
  • Venue: Nationwide Arena
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio, United States
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 10 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Todd Harris, Stephan Bonnar
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Todd Harris
  • Benavidez Total Disclosed Pay: $39,000
  • Torres Total Disclosed Pay: $26,000
  • Event Links:

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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  Torres and Benavidez Pre-Fight Interviews with WEC report dead link

    The WEC gives us these pre-fight interviews with the fighters in the Torres vs Benavidez fight at WEC 47.

Benavidez vs. Torres Fighter Tweets

If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.

@jfmize i dnt think they are on sale my man. they only made like 10. if i find out anything i will let u knw
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@Theresa_MI yess! loved it
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http://twitpic.com/17z5n5 - look what i found. they r all CRISPY and smell awful!!
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barely unpacking from my trip to Ohio...but i have been eating and sleeping alot!!
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@chadmendes i like alvins shirt!!!! looks fun tell everyone i say whats up.
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Bout to meet @chadmendes 4 some grub at la fiesta taqueria!
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@mbrown145 yo. thanks for givin my mom ur seat. class act.See you in sactown lookin forward to your fight. your goin to kick butt.train hard
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@MMAjunkieJohn hahaha im nowhere near 135 right now my man!
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Jus left my room 4 the first time 2day.. and its to get in n out burger! this i like
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or @jbufc155 has a few blogs on his twitter. but not the full effect. dnt sell yourself short get some popcorn n watch em all
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go to justin buchholzs' page on @bjpenndotcom . he was blogging from ohio. and hes really good at it! it will be like u were there with us.
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@waliiie ted nugent- stranglehold
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rewatching my fight.To the moron wit the grey hoodie in the front row. thanks 4 giving me the idea to guillotine torres..u look like a fool
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goin on @mmajunkie radio at 230pt and @mmaweeklycom radio at 6pt. we will talk bout everything you want to hear....and More!!!!!
2 days
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huge thanks to @ampenergy @warriorint (shorts were amazing) @mmainc @midtownstrength ultimate fitness @weconversus and my opponent. respect
2 days
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didnt check twitter in OH.(no laptop or cool phone).but want to thank everyone thant cheered and supported. means soo much
2 days
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Eatin a big mac! incredible!
18 hours
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Leavin ohio! the trip was a success. thank u everyone 4 the support
13 hours
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We jus prank calld master thong! i havent laughd that hard in a while. confusing people is so fun!
3 days
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Chillin in ohio. jus went grocery shopin. i eat. then prefight interviews! feelin good tho!so are my boys. alphamale trifecta saturday nite!
3 days
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Off to ohio frm dallas goin 2 read up bout how new mexico has emergd as one of the most sought after locations to film movies n tv! im proud
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Jus got to dallas and am goin up the longest steepest escalator i have ever seen!
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http://twitpic.com/167y33 - The 3 foreigners showed up also!!
4 days
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Headin to ohio to become great!!
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@Bex_Ba_Lex cmon. how could i forget you
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http://twitpic.com/165ic9 - Always fun @carmichaeldave show!
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@DamonMartin listening 2 it as we speak..how can you jus leave me standing alone in a world thats so cold! masterpiece!! Nugent is safe tho
5 days
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@damonmartin o and heads up.version i told u bout was dismissed from youtube.(copyright stuff) but its worth checkin out if u like the song
5 days
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@damonmartin thanks 2 you i cant stop listenin to prince today.i like his version. then got carried away wit all the other good stuff.thanks
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last day in sacramento.cant wait to be in ohio..minus the snow!Tune in 2 @carmichaeldave 2nite at 730! me @lastcall155 @chadmendes in studio
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@tfunkbfragn I do enjoy boys2men.ecspecialy their videos n outfits. Didint grow up in bay..new Mexico. Y you ask?
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@blevick76 its a long list bud.the music alone would suprise people. and i wouldnt say closet fan.i ll say it loud n proud I LOVE THAT SONG!
7 days
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@dsholler22 i think your on to something.. im also expecting big things from that fight..i got a hunch benavidez is goin to get the win!!!
7 days
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@DamonMartin i knw he wrote it.. but havent heard him sing it. im on it though!!...theres a grt version of it by Stereophonics also.check it
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Sinead o conner- nothin compares 2 u is playin and only adding to the magic! what a song... wow
7 days
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bout to have a feast wit @chadmendes and his family! they always make magic happen. i like i take
7 days
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headin to the pac 10 wrestling finals wit @chadmendes ! should be fun
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http://twitpic.com/15k7ha - Flawless victory! this kid is on the way to the top.. id hate to be in his way!
8 days
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At sum am.fights to corner our young stud @bopojoseph .this kid is a beast! i have seen him beat up grown/married men!
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http://twitpic.com/15htrq - Now eatin wit @ortegatime.... @urijahfaber is here too!
8 days
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Did my last hard mma spar and I feel ready to rock!! Can't wait!
8 days
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@BRiSbY35 @blevick76 Goin real ol school Wit Dumbo!! WHY VHS?? u can find any disney movie on VHS u wish at the goodwill for 1$!!! magic!!
9 days
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George foreman is a very decent man! his grill has brought me so much joy!
9 days
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@sxjohnson thanks for the kind words! and i dont NEED a stalker...would jus be kinda gratifying!
9 days
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@SeanJayBolen joe jitsu is unstopable!!
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@DamonMartin u knw it brotha.. cant wait. see ya there
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short n sweet day at gym ...jus stayin sharp. weight is good. goin to eat supper n watch one of my many disney movies...on VHS.relax
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