Gabriel Benitez

Gabriel Benitez

Gabriel Benitez

Moggly

  • 22 - 9 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Age
    33
  • Height
    68 in 173 cm
  • Last Weigh-In
    146 lbs 66 kg
  • Reach
    71 in 180 cm
  • Leg reach
    40.5 in 103 cm
  • Mexico
  • Featherweight Division
  • Style
    BJJ, Boxing
  • Born
    Tijuana, Mexico
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Statistics

Wins

  • KO/TKO

    8 (36%)

  • DEC

    4 (18%)

  • SUB

    10 (46%)

Loss

  • KO/TKO

    3 (33%)

  • DEC

    4 (44%)

  • SUB

    2 (23%)

  • 8:3433

    Avg fight time

    1111

    First round finishes

  • 8:468

    Average fight time in the UFC

    1010

    Number of fights in the UFC

  • 0.800.80

    Submission attempts per 15 min

    0.100.10

    Takedowns per bout

  • 11

    Takedowns Landed

    11

    Takedown Attempted

  • 100%100

    Successful takedown

    58%58

    Takedown Defense

  • 4.534.53

    Sig. strikes landed (per min)

    5.745.74

    Sig. strikes absorbed (per min)

  • 397397

    Sig. strikes landed

    942942

    Sig. strikes attempted

  • 42%42

    Accented punches accuracy

    60%60

    Sig. strikes defense

  • 475475

    Punches dealt

    10271027

    Punches thrown

  • 46%46

    Striking Accuracy

    0.4040

    Knockdowns avg per fight

  • 0.2020

    Coup attempts per fight

Bout statistics by promotion

Promotion Bout
UFC 11
AAA 1
COF 1
FP 1
JMMAS 1
TUF 2
UWCM 7
XFL 1
XFS 1
XK 1
Not defined 6

Sig. strikes by position

  • Standing

    350 (88%)

  • Clinch

    14 (4%)

  • Ground

    33 (8%)

Head

222

56%

Body

95

24%

Legs

80

20%

PRO Results

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Billy Quarantillo

    17.07.2021 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    3

    Time
    13.40

    Method
    KO/TKO

    22 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Punches from Back Control

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      -160 Slight Favorite

    • Awards

      Fight of the night

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      122

    • Sig. Strikes

      110

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      1

  • Benitez VS Jonathan Pearce

    01.05.2021 • UFC Fight Night • Status: cancelled

    22 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    10 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      150.5 lbs (68.3 kgs)

    • Odds

      -210 Moderate Favorite

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Justin Jaynes

    05.12.2020 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.06

    Method
    KO/TKO

    21 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Knee to the Body

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.5 lbs (70.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      -220 Moderate Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      104

    • Sig. Strikes

      104

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Benitez VS Justin Jaynes

    14.11.2020 • UFC Fight Night • Status: cancelled

    21 - 8 - 0

    W-L-D

    16 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Omar Morales

    13.05.2020 • UFC Fight Night

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    21 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    9 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      155.5 lbs (70.5 kgs)

    • Odds

      +140 Slight Underdog

  • Benitez VS Lerone Murphy

    21.03.2020 • UFC on ESPN+ 29 • Status: cancelled

    21 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 0 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC on ESPN+ 29

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Sodiq Yusuff

    17.08.2019 • UFC 241

    Round
    1

    Time
    4.14

    Method
    KO/TKO

    21 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    9 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 241

    • Win

      Counter Right to Ground & Pound

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      146.0 lbs (66.2 kgs)

    • Odds

      +230 Moderate Underdog

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      72

    • Sig. Strikes

      72

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Humberto Bandenay

    19.05.2018 • UFC Fight Night 129

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.39

    Method
    KO/TKO

    20 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 129

    • Win

      Slam & Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -165 Slight Favorite

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      19

    • Sig. Strikes

      19

    • Takedowns

      1

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Jason Knight

    09.12.2017 • UFC Fight Night 123

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    19 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    20 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 123

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Co-Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      144.8 lbs (65.7 kgs)

    • Odds

      +240 Moderate Underdog

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      199

    • Sig. Strikes

      192

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Enrique Barzola

    13.05.2017 • UFC 211

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    19 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 3 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 211

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      -145 Slight Favorite

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      169

    • Sig. Strikes

      151

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      1

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Sam Sicilia

    17.09.2016 • UFC Fight Night 94

    Round
    2

    Time
    6.20

    Method
    Submission

    18 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 94

    • Win

      Guillotine Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.5 lbs (66.0 kgs)

    • Odds

      +100 Near Even

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      101

    • Sig. Strikes

      101

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      1

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Andre Fili

    21.11.2015 • UFC Fight Night 78

    Round
    1

    Time
    3.13

    Method
    KO/TKO

    18 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC Fight Night 78

    • Win

      Head Kick & Punches

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      +185 Slight Underdog

    • Awards

      Performance of the night

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      26

    • Sig. Strikes

      26

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      0

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Clay Collard

    13.06.2015 • UFC 188

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    17 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    14 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 188

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      +210 Moderate Underdog

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      144

    • Sig. Strikes

      106

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      1

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Humberto Brown

    15.11.2014 • UFC 180

    Round
    3

    Time
    10.30

    Method
    Submission

    16 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      UFC 180

    • Win

      Guillotine Choke

    • Billing

      Preliminary Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

    • Fighter weight

      145.0 lbs (65.8 kgs)

    • Odds

      -350 Moderate Favorite

    Statistics Gabriel Benitez
    • Total Strikes

      71

    • Sig. Strikes

      61

    • Takedowns

      0

    • Knockdowns

      0

    • Submission

      5

    • Rev.

      0

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Leonardo Morales

    19.06.2014 • The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Season 1 • Exhibition Bout

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    16 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    5 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Season 1

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Diego Rivas

    22.05.2014 • The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Season 1 • Exhibition Bout

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.42

    Method
    Submission

    16 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    5 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      The Ultimate Fighter Latin America Season 1

    • Win

      Rear Naked Choke

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      5-5 two rounds

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Angelo Sanchez

    29.03.2014 • Triple A MMA 5

    Round
    3

    Time
    15.00

    Method
    Decision

    15 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Triple A MMA 5

    • Win

      Unanimous

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      145 lbs (65.8 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Rey Trujillo

    06.12.2013 • Havoc

    Round
    2

    Time
    8.25

    Method
    KO/TKO

    14 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

    15 - 11 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Havoc

    • Win

      Punches

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Richard Villa

    10.08.2013 • Jackson's MMA Series 11

    Round
    1

    Time
    0.52

    Method
    Submission

    14 - 3 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 6 - 0

    W-L-D

    • Event

      Jackson's MMA Series 11

    • Win

      Heel Hook

    • Billing

      Main Event

    • Duration

      3x5

    • Division

      155 lbs (70.3 kg)

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Rigo Oropeza

    02.03.2013

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    14 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    5 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Antonio Ramirez

    21.09.2012

    Round
    1

    Method
    KO/TKO

    13 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Ryan Bixler

    19.05.2012 • XFS

    Round
    1

    Time
    1.24

    Method
    KO/TKO

    12 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    25 - 23 - 1

    W-L-D

    • Event

      XFS

    • Win

      Strikes

    • Billing

      Main Card

    • Duration

      3x5

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Jorge Alberto Lopez Bustamante

    24.03.2012

    Round
    2

    Method
    Submission

    11 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    5 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Daniel Salas

    26.05.2011

    Round
    5

    Method
    Decision

    10 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    12 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Raul Bellereza

    25.03.2011

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    9 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Manuel Ramos Gallareta

    12.02.2010

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    8 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    4 - 5 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Tito Castro

    28.11.2009

    Round
    2

    Method
    KO/TKO

    7 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Shawn Major

    03.10.2009

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    6 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Shawn Major

    30.05.2009

    Round
    1

    Method
    KO/TKO

    5 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    1 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Kyle Olsen

    28.02.2009

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    4 - 2 - 0

    W-L-D

    7 - 7 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Yaotzin Meza

    15.08.2008

    Round
    3

    Method
    Decision

    4 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    8 - 4 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Alan Mar

    24.05.2008

    Round
    3

    Method
    Submission

    3 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Dominic Gutierrez

    19.04.2008

    Round
    1

    Method
    Submission

    2 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Emilio Chavez

    24.11.2007

    Round
    3

    Method
    Decision

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    2 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Tomas Huerta

    10.11.2007

    Round
    1

    Method
    KO/TKO

    1 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 1 - 0

    W-L-D

  • Win! Defeat! Draw Not confirmed Benitez VS Martin Perez

    28.07.2007

    Round
    2

    Method
    Submission

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

    0 - 0 - 0

    W-L-D

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