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Beneil Dariush Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 22-4-1

Dariush was born and raised on a farm in Iran. He is a Christian of ethnic Assyrian descent. When he was nine, he and his parents left Iran emigrating to America where they already had several relatives from their large extended family. At the time, Beneil and his sister Beraeil did not speak English, so they spent most of the time playing with their cousins.

Last Fight: Mateusz Gamrot
Age: 33
Height 5'10"
Weight 155 lbs
Nick Name: N/A
Nationality: United States
Association: Kings MMA
22 Wins
KO / TKO
5
22%
Submission
8
36%
Decisions
9
40%
4 Losses
KO / TKO
3
75%
Submission
1
25%
Decisions
0
0%

Wiki Stats

Residence Yorba Linda, California, United States
Reach 72 in (183 cm)
Style Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Team Kings MMA
Trainer Rafael Cordeiro
Rank Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Rômulo Barral and Bruno "Mamute" Paulista Black belt in Muay Thai under Rafael Cordeiro
Years active 2009–present

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Beneil Dariush next fight?
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Beneil Dariush last fight?
Beneil Dariush won his last fight against Mateusz Gamrot by Decision (Unanimous) on Oct. 22, 2022 at UFC 280 - Oliveira vs. Makhachev.
Is Beneil Dariush retired?
Beneil Dariush last fought Mateusz Gamrot 1 month 6 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Beneil Dariush?
Beneil Dariush has a 84% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 50% of his fights.
Out of the 20 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -198 favorite, and out of 10 favored matches, he has won 70% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 10 matches, with a win rate of 90% and an odds average of +139.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 20 of Beneil Dariush betting fights, you would have made $1266.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $975.
Where is Beneil Dariush from?
Beneil Dariush is from Yorba Linda, California, United States.
Has Beneil Dariush ever been knocked out?
Beneil Dariush has lost 3 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Punch) from Alexander Hernandez on Mar. 03, 2018 at UFC 222 - Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya
How long has Beneil Dariush been fighting?
Beneil Dariush has been fighting for a period of 12 years 10 months and 2 days, his first fight was on Nov. 20, 2009 at RITC 2 - Respect in the Cage 2. He has accumalated roughly 3 hours, 47 minutes and 44 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
win Mateusz Gamrot UFC 280 - Oliveira vs. Makhachev
Oct/22/2022
Decision (Unanimous) Daniel Movahedi 3 5:00
win Tony Ferguson UFC 262 - Oliveira vs. Chandler
May/15/2021
Decision (Unanimous) Mike Beltran 3 5:00
win Diego Ferreira UFC Fight Night 184 - Overeem vs. Volkov
Feb/06/2021
Decision (Split) Chris Tognoni 3 5:00
win Scott Holtzman UFC Fight Night 174 - Lewis vs. Oleynik
Aug/08/2020
KO (Spinning Backfist) Herb Dean 1 4:38
win Drakkar Klose UFC 248 - Adesanya vs. Romero
Mar/07/2020
KO (Punch) Jason Herzog 2 1:00
win Frank Camacho UFC Fight Night 162 - Maia vs. Askren
Oct/26/2019
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Kevin Sataki 1 2:02
win Drew Dober UFC Fight Night 146 - Lewis vs. Dos Santos
Mar/09/2019
Submission (Armbar) Rob Hinds 2 4:41
win Thiago Moises UFC Fight Night 139 - Korean Zombie vs. Rodriguez
Nov/10/2018
Decision (Unanimous) Keith Peterson 3 5:00
loss Alexander Hernandez UFC 222 - Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya
Mar/03/2018
KO (Punch) Jason Herzog 1 0:42
draw Evan Dunham UFC 216 - Ferguson vs. Lee
Oct/07/2017
Draw (Majority) Dan Miragliotta 3 5:00
loss Edson Barboza UFC Fight Night 106 - Belfort vs. Gastelum
Mar/11/2017
KO (Knee) Osiris Maia 2 3:35
win Rashid Magomedov UFC Fight Night 98 - Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson
Nov/05/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win James Vick UFC 199 - Rockhold vs. Bisping 2
Jun/04/2016
KO (Punches) Mike Beltran 1 4:16
loss Michael Chiesa UFC on Fox 19 - Teixeira vs. Evans
Apr/16/2016
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Dan Miragliotta 2 1:20
win Michael Johnson UFC Fight Night 73 - Teixeira vs. St. Preux
Aug/08/2015
Decision (Split) Herb Dean 3 5:00
win Jim Miller UFC on Fox 15 - Machida vs. Rockhold
Apr/18/2015
Decision (Unanimous) Vitor Ribeiro 3 5:00
win Daron Cruickshank UFC 185 - Pettis vs. dos Anjos
Mar/14/2015
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Don Turnage 2 2:48
win Diego Ferreira UFC 179 - Aldo vs. Mendes 2
Oct/25/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Mario Yamasaki 3 5:00
win Anthony Rocco Martin UFC Fight Night 49 - Henderson vs. dos Anjos
Aug/23/2014
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Dan Miragliotta 2 3:38
loss Ramsey Nijem UFC Fight Night 39 - Nogueira vs. Nelson
Apr/11/2014
TKO (Punches) Neil Hall 1 4:20
win Charlie Brenneman UFC Fight Night 35 - Rockhold vs. Philippou
Jan/15/2014
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Dan Miragliotta 1 1:45
win Jason Meaders RITC - Respect in the Cage
May/04/2013
KO (Punch) John McCarthy 2 0:43
win Trace Gray RITC - Respect in the Cage
Jan/19/2013
Submission (Armbar) Jason Herzog 1 0:36
win Gilberto dos Santos HFR 2 - High Fight Rock 2
Oct/27/2012
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Mario Yamasaki 1 4:03
win Dominic Gutierrez Samurai Pro Sports - Samurai MMA Pro 2011
Oct/21/2011
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:16
win Vance Bejarano RITC - Respect in the Cage
Oct/09/2010
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:21
win Jordan Betts RITC 2 - Respect in the Cage 2
Nov/20/2009
Decision (Split) Cecil Peoples 3 5:00