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.
Just as they seemingly always do after his fights, opinions differ on Henderson’s knockout loss to Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 49. Depending on whose social media ramblings you follow, a lot of things may or may not have happened.
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One of the fastest wins of Rafael dos Anjos’ career was also the biggest. The Brazilian lightweight became the first man to knock out former UFC champion Ben Henderson at UFC Fight Night 49, and his coaches knew that a flying knee could get the job done.
"I trained that knee a lot in the locker room with master Rafael Cordeiro," dos Anjos told MMAFighting.com. "On my way to the Octagon, master Roberto Gordo told me ‘Rafael, do that knee because it’s working. Remember it, believe it.’"
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Watch video of Rafael dos Anjos knocking out Ben Henderson in the main event of UFC Fight Night 49 last night (Aug. 23, 2014) in Tulsa, Oklahoma and judge for yourself if the stoppage was just. read news >>
Following two controversial split decision scores in the first two fights of UFC Fight Night 48 on Saturday, one of the judges was removed from the remainder of the event. read news >>
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Controversial former Manchester City soccer team CEO Garry Cook, who joined the UFC two years ago to head operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is moving to Las Vegas to take over as the promotion's Chief Global Officer.This would make Cook one of the most powerful figures in the organization, as he would be in charge of all the international territories. Sources within the promotion confirmed the appointment earlier Thursday, as did Dana White via text message on Thursday night."(Th read news >>
War Machine, the controversial welterweight formally known as Jonathan Koppenhaver, has been released from his Bellator contract following reports of an alleged altercation on Friday morning in Las Vegas.
According to a report from TMZ, Machine is wanted by Las Vegas police as a primary suspect of an alleged three-person altercation that took place at the fighter's Las Vegas home, which allegedly landed two individuals in the hospital, including his "significant other." Machine is involved in a read news >>
Ross Pearson found himself on the wrong end of one of the most controversial split decisions in UFC history this past June. Now he looks to put it behind him and move on with a statement win over Gray Maynard on August 16.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Controversial welterweight [autotag]War Machine[/autotag] has been given his walking papers after reports surfaced that he is a primary suspect in a Las Vegas altercation. TMZ Sports first reported Bellator MMA executives' decision, citing Bellator President Scott Coker. read news >>
On Saturday Lewis Gonzalez looks to continue his unbeaten run when he headlines WSOF 12. But it hasn’t always a smooth road to the NBCSN-televised main event.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos, WSOF read news >>
Brendan Schaub looks ahead to what's next for him after his controversial loss to Andrei Arlovski. read news >>