|Born||19 February 1981|
|Other names||Benny Blanco|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight||170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)|
|Reach||76 in (193 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Gold Coast, Australia|
|Team||Fiore MMA |
Axis Fight Academy
Potential Unlimited MMA (PUMMA)
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Ben Alloway (born 19 February 1981) is an Australian mixed martial artist. A professional MMA competitor since 2010, he was a competitor on The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes. Ben formerly fought for the UFC in the welterweight division.
- 1 Mixed martial arts career
- 2 Championships and accomplishments
- 3 Mixed martial arts record
- 4 Mixed martial arts exhibition record
- 5 References
- 6 External links
Mixed martial arts career
Alloway compiled a 12-3 professional record competing mostly in Australia before joining The Ultimate Fighter.
The Ultimate Fighter
Alloway was chosen to compete on The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes. In his first fight in the house, Alloway knocked out Valentino Petrescu early in the second round to advance to the quarterfinals.
In his quarterfinal fight, Alloway came up short, losing via split decision to Brad Scott.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Alloway made his UFC debut against castmate Manuel Rodriguez on 15 December 2012 at UFC on FX 6. He won the fight via KO in the first round.
Cage Warriors Fighting Championships
Alloway made his Cage Warriors debut against Jack Mason on 1 March 2014 at Cage Warriors 65. He won the fight via unanimous decision.
Absolute Championship Berkut
Championships and accomplishments
- BRACE Welterweight Championship - (One time, current)
- Ultimate Fighting Championship
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|27 matches||19 wins||8 losses|
|Loss||19–8||Ismail Naurdiev||TKO (body kick)||ACB 60||13 May 2017||1||2:24||Vienna, Austria|
|Win||19–7||Sergey Khandozhko||Submission (rear-naked choke)||ACB 48: Revenge||22 October 2016||3||3:09||Moscow, Russia|
|Win||18–7||Matt Vaile||Decision (unanimous)||CITC - Carnage in the Cage 7||17 September 2016||3||5:00||Mackay, Queensland, Australia|
|Loss||17–7||Sharaf Davlatmurodov||TKO (body kick)||ACB 41: The Path to Triumph||15 July 2016||2||2:39||Sochi, Russia|
|Win||17–6||Theo Christakos||KO (punches)||BRACE 37: 2015 Championship Grand Final||21 November 2015||3||1:28||Canberra, Australia||For the BRACE Welterweight Championship.|
|Win||16–6||Rick Alchin||Submission (guillotine choke)||BRACE 36||19 September 2015||2||3:03||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia||BRACE Welterweight Tournament Semi-Finals.|
|Win||15–6||Tristan Murphy||TKO (punches and elbows)||Eternal MMA 10||30 May 2015||2||1:20||Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia|
|Loss||14–6||Mohsen Bahari||Decision (split)||Cage Warriors Fighting Championship 69||7 June 2014||3||5:00||London, England|
|Win||14–5||Jack Mason||Decision (unanimous)||Cage Warriors Fighting Championship 65||1 March 2014||3||5:00||Dublin, Leinster, Ireland|
|Loss||13–5||Zak Cummings||Submission (d'arce choke)||UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann 2||28 August 2013||1||4:19||Indianapolis, Indiana, United States|
|Loss||13–4||Ryan LaFlare||Decision (unanimous)||UFC on Fuel TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi||6 April 2013||3||5:00||Stockholm, Sweden|
|Win||13–3||Manuel Rodriguez||KO (front kick and punches)||UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson||15 December 2012||1||4:57||Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia||Knockout of the Night|
|Win||12–3||Rod Staader||TKO (punches)||BRACE 15||28 April 2012||2||3:39||Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia|
|Win||11–3||Mauro Chimento Jr.||Decision (unanimous)||Cage Warriors Fight Night 3||11 February 2012||3||5:00||Beirut, Lebanon|
|Win||10–3||Rashid Abdullah||Submission (armbar)||FMMMA- Fight Me MMA||13 January 2012||2||4:18||St. Charles, Missouri, United States|
|Win||9–3||Dan Hyatt||Submission (triangle choke)||BRACE 13||19 November 2011||1||3:49||Townsville, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||8–3||Corey Nelson||Decision (majority)||BRACE 11||17 September 2011||3||5:00||Brisbane, Queensland, Australia|
|Loss||7–3||Ben Mortimer||Submission (armbar)||Nitro MMA- Nitro 3||9 June 2011||3||1:49||Logan City, Queensland, Australia|
|Loss||7–2||Robert Whittaker||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Cage Fighting Championship 17||3 June 2011||2||4:07||Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||7–1||Jon Leven||Submission (rear-naked choke)||Fate MMA- Fate 2||19 February 2011||3||3:33||Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||6–1||Gokhan Turkyilmaz||TKO (punches)||CWA - Cage Wars Australia 5||11 December 2010||3||3:33||Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||5–1||Michael Osborn||TKO (punches)||C3 Fights - Slammin Jammin Weekend 6||22 October 2010||3||2:29||Newkirk, Oklahoma, United States|
|Loss||4–1||Luke Peters||Submission (guillotine choke)||BRACE 5||14 August 2010||1||4:50||Brisbane, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||4–0||Atal Kakar||Submission (rear-naked choke)||XMMA 2 - ANZ VS USA||31 July 2010||1||1:41||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Win||3–0||Rick Evans||TKO (punches)||Fate MMA - Beyond Human Control||26 June 2010||1||N/A||Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||2–0||Jordan Wainohu||TKO (punches)||FWC5 - Call To Arms||10 April 2010||2||2:56||Nerang, Queensland, Australia|
|Win||1–0||Ben Pepper||Decision (unanimous)||UMMA 4 - Toowoomba||26 February 2010||3||5:00||Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia|
Mixed martial arts exhibition record
|Professional record breakdown|
|2 matches||1 win||1 loss|
|Loss||1-1||Brad Scott||Decision (split)||The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes||2012||3||5:00||Australia|
|Win||1-0||Valentino Petrescu||TKO (punches)||The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes||2012||2||0:42||Australia|
- The Insider W/ Ben Alloway by Jordan Smith (MMAInsider.net) on 18 June 2013.
- "UFC on FUEL TV 9 adds Couture-Pearson". mmajunkie.com. 9 February 2013. Archived from the original on 12 February 2013.
- Staff. "'TUF' vets Ben Alloway, Zak Cummings meet at UFC on FOX Sports 1 2 in Indy". MMAJunkie.com. Retrieved 18 June 2013.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 15 January 2014. Retrieved 15 January 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)