#8 Ranked Lightweight Beneil Dariush.
Age 26, born in Iran.
Started fighting in November 2009
5'10, 72 inch reach
12-1. Only loss via TKO to Ramsey Nijem (April 2014)
Was set to fight Mairbek Taisumov on January 17th, but pulled out due to injury
Dariush would never fight teammate Rafael Dos Anjos: No, never. We're family...I go to his house, I eat with his kids, I talk to his wife all the time, how could I go and fight a guy like that? How could I fight my own brother?
...If I'm number one contender and I have to fight Rafael, I'll move up to 170.
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