1. Junior Dos Santos Boxes Up Self-Made Supervillain Ben Rothwell at UFC FN 86

    The UFC's heavyweight division can be a tricky thing. More often than not, wins and losses mean little more than a larger paycheck. A fighter can lose in devastating fashion and work their way back into title contention within six months...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 6,723 reads 14 comments

  2. Ben Rothwell Gets Chance to Win One for the Weird Against Junior Dos Santos

    Even in a UFC heavyweight division renowned for its weirdness, Ben Rothwell stands apart. Set aside for a moment his late career swing into wizarding ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 months ago 10,870 reads 25 comments

  3. Ben Rothwell vs. Junior Dos Santos: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The heavyweight division is heating up leading into summer, and No. 4-ranked contender Ben Rothwell and No. 5-ranked Junior Dos Santos will meet in the main event of UFC Fight Night 86 on Sunday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 months ago 10,648 reads 35 comments

  4. Ben Rothwell vs. Junior Dos Santos Scheduled for Clash in Croatia on April 10

    Ben Rothwell is coming off an impressive submission win over Josh Barnett at UFC on Fox 18, but the No. 5-ranked heavyweight contender will jump right back into the Octagon on April 10...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 7,277 reads 71 comments

  5. UFC on Fox 18 Results: Cloak or No Cloak, Rothwell Deserves Next HWT Title Shot

    Not even the UFC’s new dress code could stop Ben Rothwell . Rothwell said he was preparing to make his walk to the cage on Saturday for his co-main event ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 12,391 reads 42 comments

  6. After Another Finish, Ben Rothwell Proves He Is a True Title Contender

    No. 7-ranked heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell picked up his fourth consecutive victory in the division on Saturday night, and in the process, he became the first man to ever legitimately submit Josh Barnett in an MMA competition...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 3,083 reads 38 comments

  7. Ben Rothwell Submits Josh Barnett with Surprising Gogo Choke at UFC on Fox 18

    Ben Rothwell (36-9) and Josh Barnett (34-8) came into UFC on Fox 18 with a lot on the line on Saturday in New Jersey. The heavyweight title picture is crowded, but there are few serious standout names and no clear top contender...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 6,607 reads 17 comments

  8. Ben Rothwell and the Fear of Being Yourself

    It was a couple of days after Christmas when Ben Rothwell was six years old that he woke up in the morning and couldn't see anything at all. He'd gone suddenly and terrifyingly blind...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 14,307 reads 49 comments