Main Card | Heavyweight · 265 lbs | MMA
Ben Rothwell defeats Brendan Schaub via KO/TKO at 1:10 of Round 1
|31-8-0||Pro Record At Fight||8-2-0|
|Climbed to 32-8||Record After Fight||Fell to 8-3|
|+195 (Moderate Underdog)||Betting Odds||-245 (Moderate Favorite)|
|United States||Nationality||United States|
|Milwaukee, Wisconsin||Fighting out of||Denver, Colorado|
|30 years, 6 months, 4 days||Age at Fight||29 years, 1 month, 3 days|
|263.0 lbs (119.3 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||237.0 lbs (107.5 kgs)|
|6'4" (194cm)||Height||6'4" (194cm)|
|80.0" (203cm)||Reach||78.5" (199cm)|
- Bout Information
- Event: UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans
- Date: Saturday 04.21.2012 at 10:00 PM ET
- Referee: Herb Dean
- Venue: Philips Arena
- Enclosure: Octagon
- Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 10 of 12)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
- TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
- Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
- Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
- Schaub Total Disclosed Pay: $14,000
- Rothwell Total Disclosed Pay: $169,000
Schaub vs. Rothwell Wiki Update Wiki
Schaub and Rothwell met in the featured heavyweight bout of the main card.
Rothwell landed a good shot to the body then went upstairs with an overhand right before the two clinched up. Schaub rocked Rothwell with a spinning elbow and attacked, but Rothwell dropped Schaub and knocked him out cold with a barrage of aggressive counters to notch the comeback.
The end came 1:10 into the opening round.
Speaking to Joe Rogan following the fight, Rothwell said, "I feel great. You can take a look at me and it speaks for itself. I trained very hard. The fans of the UFC have made me who I am. I will never forget that. Thank you from the bottom of my heart."
Schaub vs. Rothwell Fight Predictions
Schaub vs. Rothwell 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.
- Real Yolo dinner for my last meal in Miami..num num that's lobster Mac n cheese #fatness http://t.co/RiKjYYo5
- 5 days, 4 hours, and 57 minutes
- I like pitbull as much as the next guy but he's on every station out here in Miami #nobueno
- 4 days, 23 hours, and 40 minutes
- Thank u! RT @GenzerJennifer: @BrendanSchaub Just joined Twitter & just wanted 2 say u are one of my favorite athletes EVER! HYBRID!
- 4 days, 22 hours, and 7 minutes
- Thank you again @ufc @UFCONFOX @ufcfightclub fans, your support is amazing and I was back to training Monday!!!
- 4 days, 18 hours, and 27 minutes
- I don't always hangout with Great Danes, but when I do its this party animal http://t.co/7KDLUnek
- 4 days, 7 hours, and 42 minutes
- Never RT @MMAMATTY: @BrendanSchaub so u lost 2 in a row..are u questioning your abilities in the upper echelon of the sport?
- 4 days, 3 hours, and 28 minutes
- Only in Miami does a guy bring tight white jeans to the dressing room and say "what about these?" #comeonson
- 4 days and 35 minutes
- Good news my knee is gonna be fine..I really appreciate all the positive vibes and comments from everyone...best fans around! Love u guys
- 3 days, 21 hours, and 28 minutes
- Staying with a friend from Argentina and I think I finally found a coffee that's too strong! #unreal
- 3 days, 18 hours, and 57 minutes
- Yolo..not just the catchy phrase but a tasty restaurant in Florida ;)
- 3 days, 4 hours, and 48 minutes
- Getting my knee checked out in Miami..I'd say I'm the youngest patient here by about 40 yrs...should be interesting
- 2 days, 18 hours, and 51 minutes
- I'm speechless..I'm so sorry to my fans, I have some things I gotta get figured out..I work too hard to feel like this
- 19 hours and 10 minutes
- Love my Brazilian fans! Always huge support RT @Vini_DeAlmeida: Let's go @BrendanSchaub good vibes from Brazil! #UFC145
- 15 hours and 21 minutes
- :) RT @Foster256: Leaving bright and early in the morning to see @BrendanSchaub AKA the future champ, get the win in ATL!
- 15 hours and 39 minutes
- Weigh ins over...starving!! Thanks for all the Love you guys are the best!
- 23 hours and 23 minutes
- Thanks brotha! RT @JoeJitsu: @BrendanSchaub kick ass this wkend you handsome fucker!! I'll be rooting for ya my bro!
- 1 day, 14 hours, and 52 minutes
- Not thrilled being forced to down this potato after a late workout @LorenLandow http://t.co/rifAsr3p
- 1 day, 15 hours, and 16 minutes
- Miguel Cotto vs Brendan Schaub face off! Check it out... http://t.co/MMMB4zBr
- 2 days, 4 hours, and 43 minutes
- :) RT @EckoUnlimited: RT the ultimate showdown between Miguel Cotto vs. Brendan Schaub: http://t.co/FwQXLn2n
- 2 days, 8 hours, and 27 minutes
- Thanks for coming RT@GabrielLance: http://t.co/fb4239hs - @BrendanSchaub after a late night workout. BTS #ufc145"
- 2 days, 15 hours, and 48 minutes
- Late night work out RT @lexmcmahonMMA: @brendanschaub shadow boxing #ufc145 http://t.co/n1noy14J
- 2 days, 17 hours, and 17 minutes
- Fun time at the photo shoot w/ the UFC.. http://t.co/uro4ZA9c
- 3 days, 3 hours, and 22 minutes
- Journey to the Pro's video check it out.. http://t.co/GpkADuFN
- 3 days, 5 hours, and 47 minutes
- Miss ya man! RT"@PerformanceMMA: Excited for @ufc this wknd cuz we get to see @BrendanSchaub do more of this! http://t.co/eUXrPCt3"
- 3 days, 16 hours, and 47 minutes
- Great meeting my man Bill at the Hyperbaric therapy center..can't thank u enough brother!! http://t.co/vs7jnjGj
- 3 days, 20 hours, and 8 minutes
- :) RT @RampageLT: Forget the Jones/Evans fight I wanna see my boy @BrendanSchaub walk away with a KO bonus, I'll turn UFC 145 off after that
- 4 days and 40 minutes
- Come on whole foods last night in Denver..hope the hot food bar is good..still gotta pack lol
- 4 days, 19 hours, and 3 minutes
- Thanks bro! Appreciate your help this camp RT @smiocic: @BrendanSchaub Gonna be rooting hard for Brendan this weekend. That's my boy.
- 4 days, 19 hours, and 31 minutes
- @kennyflorian I'm with ya my caffeine to water ratio is way over 6/1 lol
- 5 days and 8 minutes
- You guys ready for #ufc145? Check this out! Outside the Octagon: Brendan Schaub http://t.co/a6kWlslw
- 5 days, 5 hours, and 50 minutes
- RT @LeisterBowling Fight week @BrendanSchaub @LorenLandow @amaleaston @jakeramos31 ATL here we come!!!!!!
- 5 days, 6 hours, and 17 minutes
- Haha RT @LorenLandow http://t.co/SvQZn2Mx @brendanschaub...look who we found stranded!!! Maybe time for the hybrid to get a hybrid?
- 6 days, 2 hours, and 5 minutes
- Nice! Maybe see ya at the next expo in July RT @slimmdog81 @BrendanSchaub this was taken at the expo in boston.. http://t.co/jV8oLgxI
- 6 days, 4 hours, and 36 minutes
- RT @LeisterBowling Bday dinner w/ @BrendanSchaub @donnybrookcody @jaredhammanMMA @Cowboycerrone @NathanMarquardt http://t.co/9vLJZJK3
- 6 days, 17 hours, and 48 minutes
- Last conditioning day..@Abewagnermma joined me..powered by @LorenLandow http://t.co/KkooRFmU
- 1 week, 3 hours, and 26 minutes
- Home and starving couldn't bring myself to eat at Applebee's..on the plus side opened up my fav mag Men's Health and saw my pic #UnReal
- 1 week, 16 hours, and 10 minutes
- End of camp and @LeisterBowlings bday..this dude picks Applebees to celebrate lol #Sodissapointing
- 1 week, 17 hours, and 38 minutes
- Last day of camp! Look who came to check out my last session Mr. O himself @PHILHEATH http://t.co/hW94ULDq
- 1 week, 18 hours, and 29 minutes
- :) RT @AprilGuizar All I want for my birthday is to see @SugaRashadEvans and @BrendanSchaub to come out with the W!
- 1 week, 23 hours, and 18 minutes
- RT @ufc Still wanna go to #UFC145? There are only a handful of tix left! http://t.co/gqhl0X8w
- 1 week, 23 hours, and 57 minutes
- RT @PikesPeakHBOT Come relax with PPH and friends @ Oak Tavern downtown Denver April 21 for UFC 145 and watch our fighter @BrendanSchaub!!
- 1 week, 1 day, 1 hour, and 11 minutes
- Shout out to the whole foods check out guy with the sweet street fighter forearm tat..so cool!
- 1 week, 1 day, 1 hour, and 52 minutes
- Pic from Folsom field w/ @rkruck after our interview for inside mma http://t.co/X6FnI6Y6
- 1 week, 1 day, 4 hours, and 22 minutes
- Rare shot of these fools off their phones RT @Cowboycerrone Out to eat @brendanschaub @donnybrookcody @abewagnermma http://t.co/O2QQqzYu
- 1 week, 1 day, 17 hours, and 40 minutes
- Dinner with friends we messed up showing @Cowboycerrone how to use voxer on his phone lol
- 1 week, 1 day, 18 hours, and 20 minutes
- Correction my guys twitter is @abewagnermma..glad to have him in Denver this week!
- 1 week, 1 day, 23 hours, and 32 minutes
- Came home to a package from my peeps @EckoMMA/ @EckoUnlimited..love my Ecko fam! They keep me in what's in style #toughjob
- 1 week, 1 day, 23 hours, and 56 minutes
- Great day training w/ big @abewagner..then hanging at Folsom field w/ Ron Kruck for this weeks @insideMMA
- 1 week, 2 days, and 4 minutes
- RT @rkruck Following @BrendanSchaub today in Boulder,CO as he prepares for UFC 145 fight vs Ben Rothwell Feature will air on Mon Inside MMA
- 1 week, 2 days, 6 hours, and 41 minutes