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Completed MMA Bout

Brendan Schaub vs. Ben Rothwell

Main Card | Heavyweight · 265 lbs | MMA

Ben Rothwell defeats Brendan Schaub via KO/TKO at 1:10 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Ben Rothwell
Mmaweekly large Brendan "Big Brown" Schaub

Rothwell
KO/TKO
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)
Us United States   Nationality   Us 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)
Rothwell MMA   Gym  
UFC 145
  • 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
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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."

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:29 PM ET
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Schaub vs. Rothwell Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1403  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Rothwell
15%
Schaub
85%

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
after
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
after
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
after
Yeah shitty typo, you know what I meant
4 days, 18 hours, and 36 minutes
after
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
after
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
after
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
after
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
after
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
after
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
after
:) RT @vicclovesyou: Haha @BrendanSchaub http://t.co/t1ovLgoV
3 days, 9 hours, and 42 minutes
after
Yolo..not just the catchy phrase but a tasty restaurant in Florida ;)
3 days, 4 hours, and 48 minutes
after
Hmmm not a good sign lol http://t.co/ZY3Rplad
2 days, 19 hours, and 5 minutes
after
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
after
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
after
Thankyou @ufc fans for all the love and support, that was for you
7 hours and 13 minutes
after
Love my Brazilian fans! Always huge support RT @Vini_DeAlmeida: Let's go @BrendanSchaub good vibes from Brazil! #UFC145
15 hours and 21 minutes
before
:) 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
before
Weigh ins over...starving!! Thanks for all the Love you guys are the best!
23 hours and 23 minutes
before
@RoryMarkham thanks bro
23 hours and 53 minutes
before
@chadmendes thanks bro!
1 day, 6 hours, and 33 minutes
before
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
before
Not thrilled being forced to down this potato after a late workout @LorenLandow http://t.co/rifAsr3p
1 day, 15 hours, and 16 minutes
before
Miguel Cotto vs Brendan Schaub face off! Check it out... http://t.co/MMMB4zBr
2 days, 4 hours, and 43 minutes
before
:) RT @EckoUnlimited: RT the ultimate showdown between Miguel Cotto vs. Brendan Schaub: http://t.co/FwQXLn2n
2 days, 8 hours, and 27 minutes
before
Thanks for coming RT@GabrielLance: http://t.co/fb4239hs - @BrendanSchaub after a late night workout. BTS #ufc145"
2 days, 15 hours, and 48 minutes
before
Late night work out RT @lexmcmahonMMA: @brendanschaub shadow boxing #ufc145 http://t.co/n1noy14J
2 days, 17 hours, and 17 minutes
before
New rule for the team NO cell phones at dinner! Lol #iwish
2 days, 19 hours, and 54 minutes
before
Grabbing a fresh seafood lunch with the team
3 days, 1 hour, and 13 minutes
before
Fun time at the photo shoot w/ the UFC.. http://t.co/uro4ZA9c
3 days, 3 hours, and 22 minutes
before
Journey to the Pro's video check it out.. http://t.co/GpkADuFN
3 days, 5 hours, and 47 minutes
before
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
before
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
before
:) 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
before
Last one on the plane..ATL on my way!
4 days, 4 hours, and 47 minutes
before
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
before
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
before
@kennyflorian I'm with ya my caffeine to water ratio is way over 6/1 lol
5 days and 8 minutes
before
@NathanMarquardt thanks bro!
5 days, 4 hours, and 47 minutes
before
You guys ready for #ufc145? Check this out! Outside the Octagon: Brendan Schaub http://t.co/a6kWlslw
5 days, 5 hours, and 50 minutes
before
RT @LeisterBowling Fight week @BrendanSchaub @LorenLandow @amaleaston @jakeramos31 ATL here we come!!!!!!
5 days, 6 hours, and 17 minutes
before
Marathon of "True Life" on MTV..heck ya!
5 days, 15 hours, and 23 minutes
before
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
before
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
before
RT @LeisterBowling Bday dinner w/ @BrendanSchaub @donnybrookcody @jaredhammanMMA @Cowboycerrone @NathanMarquardt http://t.co/9vLJZJK3
6 days, 17 hours, and 48 minutes
before
Last conditioning day..@Abewagnermma joined me..powered by @LorenLandow http://t.co/KkooRFmU
1 week, 3 hours, and 26 minutes
before
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
before
End of camp and @LeisterBowlings bday..this dude picks Applebees to celebrate lol #Sodissapointing
1 week, 17 hours, and 38 minutes
before
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
before
:) 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
before
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
before
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
before
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
before
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
before
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
before
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
before
Correction my guys twitter is @abewagnermma..glad to have him in Denver this week!
1 week, 1 day, 23 hours, and 32 minutes
before
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
before
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
before
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
before
:) RT @emileesteinbach: @BrendanSchaub on @ufc on @dish right now. Tune in this guy is a stud! Fighting on UFC 145!"
1 week, 2 days, 16 hours, and 29 minutes
before
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