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Age 30
Gender Male
Height 5' 5"
Weight Class Heavyweight

William Benz is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 1 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 1-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 2 years
Rounds Fought 2.5
Avg. Fights/Year 1.0
Longest Layoff 2 years
Quickest Turnaround 2 years

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 1 0 0
Losses 0 1 0
Finish Rate 100.0%
Finished Rate 100.0%
Win by Decision Rate 0.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 100.0%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 0.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 100.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 02:43
Fastest KO 02:43
Fastest SUB -
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 0.5
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 02:43
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 2.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 09:56
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 02/23/2019 W
(27-11-0)
Marcos De Lima
(15-5-1)
HW
(263.0 vs. 255.0)
Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
UFC on ESPN+ #3
2 2:21
Official MMA Fight Results 07/22/2018 L
(27-10-0)
Marcin Tybura
(16-4-0)
HW
(264.0 vs. 246.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC Fight Night: SHOGUN vs. SMITH
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/03/2018 L
(27-9-0)
Andrei Arlovski
(26-15-0)
HW
(266.0 vs. 247.5)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/02/2017 L
(27-8-0)
Alexander Volkov
(29-6-0)
HW
(264.0 vs. 251.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC FIGHT NIGHT: VOLKOV vs. STRUVE
3 3:30
Official MMA Fight Results 10/08/2016 W
(26-8-0)
Daniel Omielanczuk
(19-6-1)
HW
(265.0 vs. 239.0)
Submission (Choke)
UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson
2 1:41
Official MMA Fight Results 05/08/2016 W
(25-8-0)
Antonio Silva
(19-8-0)
TKO/RSC
UFC Fight Night: Overeem VS. Arlovski
1 0:16
Official MMA Fight Results 11/14/2015 L
(25-7-0)
Jared Rosholt
(13-2-0)
HW
(265.0 vs. 265.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 193: Rousey vs Holm
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 08/01/2015 W
(24-7-0)
Antonio Nogueira
(34-9-1)
HW
(265.0 vs. 240.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 190: Rousey vs Correira
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 12/13/2014 L
(24-6-0)
Alistair Overeem
(37-14-0)
HW
(254.0 vs. 253.0)
KO (Strike)
UFC on FOX: Miocic vs Dos Santos
1 4:13
Official MMA Fight Results 03/02/2013 L
(24-5-0)
Mark Hunt
(8-7-0)
HW
(265.0 vs. 265.0)
KO
UFC on Fuel 8 Japan: Silva vs Stann
3 0:00
Official MMA Fight Results 09/29/2012 W
(23-5-0)
Stipe Miocic
(9-0-0)
HW
(251.0 vs. 239.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC on Fuel TV: Struve vs. Miocic
2 3:50
Official MMA Fight Results 05/26/2012 W
(22-5-0)
Lavar Johnson
(16-5-0)
HW
(255.0 vs. 248.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
UFC 146: Mir vs. Dos Santos
1 1:05
Official MMA Fight Results 02/15/2012 W
(21-5-0)
Dave Herman
(20-2-0)
HW
(256.0 vs. 234.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC on Fuel: Sanchez vs. Ellenberger
2 3:52
Official MMA Fight Results 10/01/2011 W
(20-5-0)
Pat Barry
(5-4-0)
HW
(261.0 vs. 243.0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC Live 6: Cruz vs. Johnson
2 0:00
Official MMA Fight Results 05/28/2011 L
(20-4-0)
Travis Browne
(8-0-1)
HW
(255.0 vs. 247.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill
1 4:11
Official MMA Fight Results 12/11/2010 W
(19-4-0)
Sean McCorkle
(13-0-0)
HW
(253.0 vs. 264.0)
TKO/RSC
UFC 124 St-Pierre vs Koscheck
1 3:55
Official MMA Fight Results 08/07/2010 W
(18-4-0)
Christian Morecraft
(6-0-0)
HW
(247.0 vs. 263.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen
2 0:22
Official MMA Fight Results 03/31/2010 L
(18-3-0)
Roy Nelson
(14-4-0)
HW
(248.0 vs. 263.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC Fight Night Florian vs Gomi
1 0:39
Official MMA Fight Results 12/12/2009 W
(17-3-0)
Paul Buentello
(28-10-0)
HW Decision (Majority Decision)
UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/24/2009 W
(16-3-0)
Chase Gormley
(4-0-0)
HW
(243.5 vs. 262.0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
UFC 104: Machida vs Shogun
1 4:04
Official MMA Fight Results 06/13/2009 W
(15-3-0)
Denis Stojnic
(5-1-0)
HW
(248.0 vs. 241.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
UFC 99: The Comeback
2 2:37
Official MMA Fight Results 02/19/2009 L
(15-2-0)
Junior Dos Santos
(7-1-0)
HW
(240.0 vs. 237.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC 95: Sanchez vs. Stevenson
1 0:54
NSF 11/29/2008 W
(14-2-0)
Mario Neto
(10-4-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Cage Gladiators 10: Clash of the Titans
2 3:19
NSF 10/05/2008 W
(13-2-0)
Ralf Wonnink
(0-3-0)
Submission
K.O. Events: Tough Is Not Enought
1 0:00
NSF 08/29/2008 W
(12-2-0)
Yuji Sakuragi
(7-12-1)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
M-1 Challenge 6 - Korea
1 2:30
NSF 07/26/2008 W
(11-2-0)
Colin Robinson
(5-6-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Cage Gladiators 8
1 0:00
NSF 01/26/2008 W
(10-2-0)
Ralf Wonnink
(0-2-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
BOTE - Beast of the East
1 0:00
NSF 12/07/2007 W
(9-1-0)
Sergey Danish
(2-1-0)
TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
Star of Peresvit
2 2:20
NSF 12/07/2007 L
(9-1-0)
Christian M'Pumbu
(6-0-0)
Submission (Choke)
Star of Peresvit
1 2:05
NSF 11/25/2007 W
(8-1-0)
David Bazaika
(0-0-0)
Submission (Omo Plata)
Mix Fight Gala VI
1 0:00
NSF 11/07/2007 W
(7-1-0)
Tom Blackledge
(7-4-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Cage Gladiators 5: Fireworks
1 2:14
NSF 10/14/2007 W
(6-1-0)
Denis Komkin
(7-4-0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Siberian Challenge 1
1 0:00
NSF 05/05/2007 W
(5-1-0)
Marko Sintic
(0-1-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
CF: The Real Deal
1 0:00
NSF 03/17/2007 W
(4-1-0)
Atte Backman
(7-6-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Fight Festival 21
1 3:54
NSF 12/16/2006 W
(3-1-0)
Florian Muller
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Outsider-Cup 6
2 1:38
Official MMA Fight Results 06/10/2006 W
(2-1-0)
Marcus Sursa
(2-1-0)

(213.5 vs. 201.0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
World Extreme Fighting 19: The Rematch
1 3:01
NSF 02/05/2006 W
(1-1-0)
Murat Bourekba
(0-0-0)
Unknown
Staredown City
NSF 04/16/2005 L
(1-0-0)
Romualds Kargulis
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC
Mixfight Gala
1 0:00
NSF 03/19/2005 W
(0-0-0)
John De Wilde
(0-0-0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
GFN - Gentlemen Fight Night
1 0:00
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Amateur Record 11-7-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 6 years, 2 months, 8 days
Rounds Fought 35.4
Avg. Fights/Year 2.9
Longest Layoff 1 year, 6 months, 27 days
Quickest Turnaround 3 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 5 3 3
Losses 0 3 4
Finish Rate 72.7%
Finished Rate 42.9%
Win by Decision Rate 27.3%
Loss by Decision Rate 57.1%
Win by KO Rate 45.5%
Loss by KO Rate 0.0%
Win by SUB Rate 27.3%
Loss by SUB Rate 42.9%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:40
Fastest KO 00:40
Fastest SUB 01:56
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.8
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 05:26
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 2.2
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 06:36
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Amateur Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 12/05/2014 W
(10-7-0)
Chance Wilson
(4-1-0)
BW
(130.0 vs. 126.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Ultimate Blue Corner Battles 12/05/14
2 2:43
Official MMA Fight Results 03/15/2014 L
(10-6-0)
Demetrius Wilson
(7-3-0)
BW
(135.0 vs. 133.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Blackout Fighting Championship 20
3 3:00
NSF 01/24/2014 W
(9-6-0)
Brian Stepp
(5-3-0)
BW
(128.0 vs. 128.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
BlackOut Fighting Championship 01/24/14 - Amateur Fights
2 1:08
NSF 11/23/2013 W
(8-6-0)
Lonnie Tull Jr.
(4-7-0)
BW
(136.0 vs. 135.0)
TKO/RSC
Invictus Fighting Championships VIII
1 1:57
NSF 09/07/2013 W
(7-6-0)
Demetrius Wilson
(6-0-0)
BW
(135.5 vs. 136.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Invictus FC VI
3 3:00
NSF 04/19/2013 W
(6-6-0)
Mark Thomlinson
(11-1-0)
BW
(135.0 vs. 135.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Titan Entertainment: Battle for the Belts
5 3:00
NSF 02/16/2013 W
(5-6-0)
Johnnie Roades
(4-3-0)
BW
(136.0 vs. 133.0)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Invictus Fighting Championship V
1 1:56
NSF 12/08/2012 W
(4-6-0)
Clayton Brown
(6-4-0)
FTW
(144.0 vs. 150.0*)
Submission (Strikes)
Vulcan Fights II - Prove Yourself
2 1:52
NSF 06/01/2012 L
(4-5-0)
Mark Thomlinson
(9-1-0)
BW
(135.0 vs. 135.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Blue Corner FIght Night 06/01/12
2 0:25
NSF 05/11/2012 W
(3-5-0)
Lonnie Tull Jr.
(3-5-0)
BW
(135.0 vs. 135.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Invictus FC II
3 3:00
NSF 03/30/2012 W
(2-5-0)
Mike Bucman
(0-0-0)
BW
(135.0 vs. 135.0)
TKO/RSC
Blue Corner FIght Night 3/30/12
2 1:37
NSF 02/18/2012 W
(1-5-0)
Cody Trevino
(1-0-0)
FLY
(126.0 vs. 125.0)
TKO/RSC
Invictus Fighting Championships I
1 2:59
NSF 05/14/2011 L
(1-4-0)
Anthony Hainey
(1-1-0)
BW
(135.0 vs. 135.0)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Shine at the Shrine II
2 2:09
NSF 02/04/2011 L
(1-3-0)
Tony Davis
(4-3-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Blue Corner 02/04/11
3 3:00
NSF 08/27/2010 L
(1-2-0)
Dan Mainus
(3-0-0)
FLY
(125.0 vs. 125.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Ultimate Blue Corner Battles 8/27/10
3 3:00
Official MMA Fight Results 06/04/2010 W
(0-2-0)
Jacob Russell
(3-2-0)
BW
(132.0 vs. 135.0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Ultimate Blue Corner Battles 6/4/10
1 0:40
Official MMA Fight Results 11/08/2008 L
(0-1-0)
Isaiah Patzkowsky
(2-2-0)
FTW
(134.0 vs. 140.0)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Ultimate Fighting Federation 11/8/08
1 1:42
Official MMA Fight Results 09/27/2008 L
(0-0-0)
Darnell Franklin
(0-0-0)
FTW
(136.0 vs. 145.0)
Decision (Split Decision)
Ultimate Fight Night 3
3 3:00
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class