Completed MMA Bout

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland

Preliminary Card | Bantamweight · 135 lbs | MMA

Joseph Benavidez defeats Ian Loveland via 3 Round Decision

Joseph "The Beefcake" Benavidez
Ian "The Barn Owl" Loveland

Round 3

Joseph Benavidez Ian Loveland

"The Beefcake" "The Barn Owl"

13-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   14-7-0
Climbed to 14-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 14-8
-450 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +330 (Moderate Underdog)
United States   Nationality   United States
Sacramento, California   Fighting out of   Portland, Oregon
26 years, 7 months, 2 weeks, 2 days   Age at Fight   27 years, 6 months, 1 week, 5 days
136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)
5'4" (163cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
65.0" (165cm)   Reach   N/A
Team Alpha Male   Gym   Team Quest Portland (Primary)
Gracie Barra Portland (Jiu Jitsu)
UFC 128
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 128: Shogun vs Jones
  • Date: Saturday 03.19.2011 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Kevin Mulhall
  • Venue: The Prudential Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Newark, New Jersey, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 3 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Benavidez Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Loveland Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Benavidez vs. Loveland 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.

Food/clothes was plan!I find golden corral right nxt2 goodwill! #winning except the rotisserie chicken is salty and I have2 look @moffatt163
4 days, 1 hour, and 2 minutes
@UrijahFaber TCB!
3 days, 23 hours, and 35 minutes
Hangin wit @moffatt163 LTD!
3 days, 23 hours, and 29 minutes
Bac in Sac! Gonna eat In n Out and wagch my fight! Dude was tough
2 days, 23 hours, and 40 minutes
More where that came frm! U da man RT @brucebuffer @joeb135 That was one of the more original nicknames I've announced n was fun to do so!
2 days, 14 hours, and 16 minutes
Heading back west! Trip was a success.thx everyone that helped make this possible and all of u for the support.cnt wait for the nxt one!
2 days, 14 hours, and 2 minutes
id:1304350823 sub:001 dlvrd:000 submit date:1011240011 done date:1011240011 stat:Deliver err:000 Text:UrijahFaber: @JoeB13
2 days, 12 hours, and 50 minutes
Awesome! Everyone check this! Nice work man RT @MMABrokenDown @chadmendes @UrijahFaber @JoeB135 Made this 4 u guys!
1 week, 20 hours, and 9 minutes
Good day of trainin! Celebration for @lastcall155 tonight then rest all wkend!
1 week, 23 hours, and 58 minutes
Feelin real good! Can't wait to fight for u guys and everyone in jersey next week! Thx for all the support. Joe Jitsu!!!!
1 week, 1 day, 4 hours, and 57 minutes
Ladies beware!!
1 week, 1 day, 6 hours, and 32 minutes
@NEWBREED04 I seen the pics man! Lookin fierce! Repeat of lasttime is the only option in my mind! Gonna be a grt night man!
1 week, 2 days, 2 hours, and 13 minutes
@NEWBREED04 I'm gonna cry! Wait a sec..ur small? Cus last time I saw u I coulda sworn hahahha jk playa! I'm excited to see u do work!
1 week, 2 days, 3 hours, and 11 minutes
Hhahahaha @urijahfaber no one has a chance wit any lady if @koreanzombiemma chooses to work that charm! @ufc
1 week, 2 days, 3 hours, and 15 minutes
Or joseph "the breif case" benavidez!! Cus I'm all business..and pretty durable..and no one knows whts inside me!
1 week, 2 days, 4 hours, and 55 minutes
How bout joseph "the judge" cus I usually decide my fights with the finish! Or "the chauffeur" cus I take people out!
1 week, 2 days, 4 hours, and 57 minutes
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