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  • 2 years ago
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Benson Henderson captured the UFC lightweight title from Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 144 on Saturday night, busting up the former champion en route to a unanimous decision victory at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Anthony Pettis will step aside once again. UFC president Dana White today announced via Twitter that former UFC champ Frankie Edgar will get his wish and take a second shot at the man that took his belt in February, Benson Henderson. A date for the matchup has yet to be planned, but White said the fight will take place "this summer." read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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SAITAMA, Japan - Anthony Pettis, Vaughan Lee, Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar each earned $65,000 fight-night bonuses for their performances at Saturday's UFC 144 event. Pettis earned the night's "Knockout of the Night" award, Lee picked up the "Submission of the Night" bonus, and headliners Henderson and Edgar earned "Fight of the Night" honors. MMAjunkie.com learned of the bonus winners and award amounts at UFC 144's post-fight press conference. read news >>

  • a year ago
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MILWAUKEE – The champion went to work on his game plan immediately in the fight – but that just meant the challenger had to bide his time. Anthony Pettis submitted Benson Henderson in the first to win the lightweight title. read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson insists his rematch with Anthony Pettis will not be an emotional affair. That said, he remembers their historic first encounter, and Henderson insists he'll "dominate" Pettis this time around. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Benson Henderson and Anthony Pettis will meet again, but this time the UFC lightweight title will be on the line. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Top UFC lightweight contender T.J. Grant better hope Anthony Pettis doesn't get his wish. read news >>

  • a year ago
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NEW YORK CITY – If he had it his way, Anthony Pettis would swoop down to the featherweight division, steal Jose Aldo's belt, and then return to lightweight to take Benson Henderson's title. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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DENVER - At least on the scorecards, Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar II was closer than the first. But in the end, two of three judges scored the bout in favor of champ Henderson, who defended his title for the first time in another close fight with Edgar. The bout served as the main event of Saturday's UFC 150 event at Pepsi Center in Denver. It aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nate Diaz will wait for the winner of Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar, but here's why Anthony Pettis should be next in line to face the Stockton bad boy instead. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email &bul read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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After much back and forth with UFC president Dana White, and an outpouring of fan support, former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar gets an immediate rematch against Benson Henderson. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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New UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson doesn't yet know who will get the first crack at his belt, but according to him, it doesn't matter who is given the slot. After all, Henderson said, he's more than willing to fight each and every fighter on the UFC roster. And that includes those he's already defeated, including former champ Frankie Edgar. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Benson Henderson won the UFC lightweight title, but dethroned champ Frankie Edgar was still the topic of conversation in this week's edition of The Sunday Junkie. In our weekly reader-feedback feature, fans discussed the UFC 144 headliner, whether Edgar should remain at lightweight, and if an immediate rematch is deserved. In fact, this week's winner, Florida's Jake Yarnold, believes Edgar should get a title shot in his next fight - but it should come in a new weight class. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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TOKYO - If UFC lightweights were reptiles, Ben Henderson would be Godzilla, and Frankie Edgar would be a GEICO lizard. But Edgar, who puts his UFC lightweight title on the line at Saturday's big UFC 144 event in Japan, doesn't believe size will be an issue at the event. After all, he's used to being the 155-pound division's little guy. read news >>

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