Ben
Saunders
17-6-2( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 9 fights.
Record: 17-6-2
Summary: Striking, jiu-jitsu, aggressiveness

Fighter Info

Nickname: Killa B
From: Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Fights Out Of: Orlando, FL USA
Age: 31
Height: 6' 3" ( 190 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
285
67% Successful
191
Types of Successful Strikes
0
191
41% Standing
50% Clinch
79
95
17
Striking Defense
49
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
4
25% Successful
1
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
9
4
0
Takedown Defense
78
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Joe Riggs Dec 13, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Ben Saunders -- -- -- --
Win
Ben Saunders Aug 23, 2014
4 0 2 0 R1 Submission
Chris Heatherly 4 1 0 1
Loss
Ben Saunders Aug 7, 2010
30 0 1 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Dennis Hallman 28 3 0 4
Loss
Ben Saunders Mar 27, 2010
17 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jon Fitch 72 2 0 3
Win
Ben Saunders Nov 21, 2009
22 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Marcus Davis 8 0 0 0
Loss
Mike Swick Jun 13, 2009
10 1 1 1 R2 KO/TKO
Ben Saunders 17 0 0 0
Win
Ben Saunders Dec 10, 2008
42 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Brandon Wolff 0 0 0 0
Win
Ben Saunders Aug 9, 2008
41 1 2 2 R2 Submission
Ryan Thomas 12 0 2 0
Win
Ben Saunders Dec 8, 2007
18 0 4 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Dan Barrera 12 1 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Training changes day to day but a day might look something like sparring at 12PM and then drills / technique at 7:30PM
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I’ve been doing martial arts since I was eight years old. When I saw the UFC in ’93 back when I was ten years old, I was hooked. I started training in everything and I knew that that was what I wanted to do.
 
What ranks and titles have you held? Black belt in Jiu-Jitsu under Ricardo Liborio, won numerous jiu-jitsu tournaments, Combat Fighting Championships (CFC) Welterweight Champion.
 
Do you have any heroes? Bruce Lee
 
What is your favorite technique? I like to kick people in the head
 
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting for the UFC has been my goal in life since I was 10 years old after watching the 1st ever Ultimate Fighting Championship Live on Pay-Per-View.
 
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Valencia Community College. No degree.
 
What was your job before you started fighting? I had numerous jobs. I worked at McDonald’s, Burger King, and Blockbuster. I was a hardwood stair carpenter for a little while and then became a barback at one of the top bars downtown in Orlando.
•    Pro since 2004
 
•    First man to knock out Marcus Davis
 
•    Nine wins by KO, five by submission
 
•    Stopped The Ultimate Fighter 2’s Kenny Stevens in three rounds in 2006
 
•    8-3 between UFC appearances

Career

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