1. Eddie Alvarez Out, Donald Cerrone in Against Benson Henderson at Fight Night 59

    Eddie Alvarez's return to the Octagon has been bumped back indefinitely, as reports are breaking that the former Bellator lightweight champ is out of his UFC Fight Night 59 co-main event fight with former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 41,527 reads 206 comments

  2. Benson Henderson Looking for Fresh Start Against Eddie Alvarez

    Lost in all of the hype surrounding the growing number of title contenders atop of the UFC lightweight division is former champion Benson Henderson...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 3 months ago 572 reads 5 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 59: Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez Head-to-Toe Breakown

    In just over two months, former lightweight champion Benson Henderson returns to the Octagon to face former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC Fight Night 59...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 months ago 3,075 reads 17 comments

  4. Despite Long Absence, T.J. Grant Is Doing the Right Thing

    Professional sports careers are marred with a multitude of injuries. Often times, the athletes are forced to suffer from their effects for years after their time competing is over...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 5 months ago 7,746 reads 9 comments

  5. Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez Booked for UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston

    The UFC's brass obviously has no plans of easing former Bellator MMA champ Eddie Alvarez into the mix in its stacked lightweight division...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 5 months ago 8,691 reads 51 comments

  6. Benson Henderson: How He Can Keep His Motivation After a Stunning Defeat

    Benson Henderson is one of the most polarizing individuals in the UFC’s lightweight division. The former champion seems to garner more hatred every time he steps into the cage...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 7 months ago 2,173 reads 5 comments

  7. For Ben Henderson, Controversial Fights Are Nothing New (But Losing Them Is)

    You didn’t think we were going to get through an entire Benson Henderson fight without a little controversy, did you? Sorry, but that’s just not how he rolls...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 11,866 reads 39 comments

  8. Benson Henderson and the 5 Best Fighters Fans Love to Hate

    Being one of the best mixed martial artists on the face of the planet probably gets you a ticket into the UFC. Being one of the best mixed martial artists on the face of the planet doesn't make you an automatic qualifier as a fan favorite, though...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 7 months ago 13,988 reads 70 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 49 Results: 3 Fights for Benson Henderson to Take Next

    It's probably safe to say no one saw that coming. Riding a win streak of a couple of fights (19 non-Anthony Pettis fights if you want to get crazy with it) and looking like ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 7 months ago 24,820 reads 53 comments

  10. Benson Henderson vs. Rafael dos Anjos: Full Fight Video Highlights

    The UFC Fight Night 49 main event between Rafael dos Anjos and Benson Henderson hardly went as expected on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 7 months ago 20,949 reads 12 comments

  11. Benson Henderson vs. Rafael Dos Anjos: What We Learned from the Lightweight Tilt

    Ending a scintillating night in scintillating fashion, Rafael dos Anjos shocked the world at UFC Fight Night 49 on Saturday when he starched former lightweight champion Benson Henderson in the first round...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 7 months ago 27,424 reads 86 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 49: Henderson vs. dos Anjos Fight Card, TV Info and Predictions

    Benson "Smooth" Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos will face off in a crucial lightweight battle in Tulsa, Oklahoma at UFC Fight Night 49 on Saturday...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 7 months ago 3,336 reads 4 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 49 Weigh-in Results and Updates

    UFC Fight Night 49 caps off the night of UFC action in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Benson Henderson battles Rafael dos Anjos in the main event in a pivotal lightweight matchup. The winner will have a hard claim to the next title shot...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 14,586 reads 20 comments

  14. Benson Henderson vs. Rafael Dos Anjos: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    Benson Henderson is on a mission to regain the lightweight championship, and Rafael dos Anjos is the next opponent in his way. Since losing his belt to Anthony Pettis in August 2013, Henderson has beaten Josh Thomson and Rustam Khabilov ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 7 months ago 1,274 reads 4 comments

  15. Ben Henderson Can Take Next Step Toward Redemption Against Rafael Dos Anjos

    Rustam Khabilov was a good start. Last we saw Benson Henderson , the former lightweight champion snapped his streak of eight consecutive decision victories at June’s ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 4,197 reads 28 comments

  16. Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday, former lightweight champion Benson Henderson faces off against the No. 5-ranked lightweight, Rafael dos Anjos, at UFC Fight Night 49. Henderson is 2-0 since losing the title to Anthony Pettis in 2013 and is 9-1 overall in the UFC...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 8 months ago 4,561 reads 9 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 49's Benson Henderson: Far Beyond Driven

    Benson Henderson is as goal-oriented as you'll find in the fight business. The former WEC and UFC lightweight champion is a man fueled by possibility and the potential to test ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 months ago 5,115 reads 24 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 47 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 48, 49

    UFC Fight Night 47 is in the books. The results are as follows: Ryan Bader defeats Ovince Saint Preux by unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46) Ross Pearson defeats Gray ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 13,089 reads 57 comments

  19. UFC on Fox 12 Results: 3 Fights for Bobby Green to Take Next

    Bobby Green had a lot on his mind heading into UFC on Fox 12 Saturday but didn't let that deter him from picking up the biggest win of his career over Josh Thomson...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 8 months ago 4,068 reads 15 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 49: Benson Henderson vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Headlines Main Card

    If all roads to a UFC lightweight title shot go through Benson Henderson , then Rafael dos Anjos is next in line to punch his ticket...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 months ago 5,905 reads 61 comments

  21. Diego Sanchez Tops UFC Fight Night 42 Payroll, Banks $140,000

    It looks like two egregious scores from the Albuquerque, New Mexico, judges on Saturday were deciding factors in giving UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez a very lucrative payday at UFC Fight Night 42...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 10 months ago 12,085 reads 74 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 42: 5 Potential Opponents for Benson Henderson

    UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, was a big night for Benson Henderson, as the former lightweight champion scored his first stoppage victory inside the Octagon...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 10 months ago 973 reads 0 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 42 Results: Ben Henderson Picks Perfect Time to Leave No Doubt

    Benson Henderson was wise to handle all his own business on Saturday against Rustam Khabilov. This was the wrong night to leave anything to chance...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 10 months ago 26,599 reads 82 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 42: 3 Fights for Benson Henderson to Take Next

    Benson Henderson was victorious in the main event of UFC Fight Night 42, and the No. 2-ranked lightweight kept his name relevant in the chase for a title shot. Henderson was pitted against No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 months ago 9,944 reads 33 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 42: Video Highlights from Henderson vs. Khabilov

    In the UFC's first event in New Mexico, former lightweight champ Benson Henderson made a strong statement by finishing Rustam Khabilov in the night's main-event bout at UFC Fight Night 42 on Saturday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 10 months ago 8,286 reads 2 comments