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May 24, 2016 10:03 am

Dan Henderson “almost ready” to retire

Former Pride FC champion Dan Henderson undoubtably has one of the most historic careers in the history of MMA. After winning the Pride welterweight championship in 2005, Henderson went on to win the Pride middleweight championship by knocking out Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33 in 2007. In addition, Henderson is a former Strikeforce champion, and...

May 22, 2016 12:54 pm

Dan Henderson: “I’m almost ready to retire”

Dan Henderson will fight the final bout of his current UFC contract when he squares off with former Bellator champ Hector Lombard at UFC 199 on June 4 in  Los Angeles. The 45-year-old mixed martial arts legend recently spoke to MMAJunkie Radio where he admitted that he is about ready to hang up the gloves....

May 21, 2016 11:18 am

Dan Henderson says his retirement depends on contract negotiations with UFC

MMA legend Dan Henderson is currently the oldest fighter on the UFC’s roster. At 45-years-old, the former PRIDE and Strikeforce champion is set to fulfill his last fight on his current UFC contract when he faces Hector Lombard at UFC 199. “Hendo” says that he feels he still can compete with the best, but is...

Apr 14, 2016 10:22 am

Report: Dan Henderson to be put on UFC 199 card

Dan Henderson was fully prepared and ready to fight Lyoto Machida this weekend at UFC on FOX 19. Unfortunately, “Hendo” learned on Wednesday that he would not be fighting at all. News broke that Machida declared the usage of a banned substance during an out-of-competition sample collection last week and would not be allowed to...

Apr 13, 2016 5:58 pm

Tim Kennedy offers to step in and fight Dan Henderson on short notice

Earlier today we reported that Lyoto Machida had admitted to using a banned substance and was forced to withdraw from his scheduled bout with Dan Henderson at this weekend’s UFC on FOX event in Tampa, Florida. Shortly after news broke, UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy took to his Twitter to declare that he is ready and...

Apr 13, 2016 3:21 pm

Dan Henderson reacts to news of Lyoto Machida using banned substance

Wednesday afternoon news broke that former UFC champion Lyoto Machida admitted to the usage of a banned substance during a random out-of-competition drug test administered by USADA. Machida was subsequently pulled from his upcoming rematch with Dan Henderson on Saturday at UFC on FOX 19, with Henderson being re-booked for a fight with a different...

Apr 7, 2016 8:49 am

Dan Henderson talks retirement plans ahead of UFC on FOX 19

At 45 years old, it’s no secret that Dan Henderson’s time inside the Octagon will be coming to a close in the near future. The former PRIDE champion will step into the Octagon for the 16th time on April 16th as he faces former UFC champion Lyoto Machida. While Henderson is coming off a KO...

Apr 3, 2016 9:07 am

On final fight of his UFC contract, Dan Henderson discusses his fighting future

Former PRIDE and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson (31-14 MMA) is about to complete his contract with the UFC when he squares off with former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida in a middleweight bout at UFC on FOX 19 on April 19 in Tampa Bay, Florida. “Hendo” is coming off a knockout loss to former UFC...

Jan 28, 2016 6:39 am

Clip of the Day: Dan Henderson vs. Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33

Dan Henderson vs Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33 in Las Vegas, NV on February 24, 2007. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 27, 2016 at 9:48pm PST The good old days of Pride Fighting Championship are never far from fight fan’s minds. As many of the legends from the Pride FC...

Nov 28, 2015 10:17 am

PHOTO | FAIL! UFC mixes up Benson Henderson and Dan Henderson’s fight history

Prior to Benson Henderson fighting Jorge Masvidal in Seoul, Korea earlier this morning on UFC Fight Pass, the UFC showed an image showing Henderson’s past fights. The only problem is that they included some fights that UFC middleweight Dan Henderson was involved in… Check out the screenshot below. You had one job FOX Sports… Posted...

Nov 8, 2015 7:46 am

REPLAY! Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson’s post fight interviews (Full)

“UFC Fight Night 77” finished with a bang in the main event when Vitor Belfort disposed of Dan Henderson in less than three minutes. The fight ended in similar fashion to their second where Belfort blasted “Hendo” with a headkick which lead to the end of the fight. Henderson seemed to be all there in...

Nov 8, 2015 6:41 am

Twitter reacts to Vitor Belfort’s KO of Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 77

Vitor Belfort made his way back into the winning column at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he stepped into the octagon with Dan Henderson for the third time. The two first met at PRIDE 32 where Henderson got the best of Belfort, then again several years later where the Brazilian scored an amazing headkick knockout....

Nov 8, 2015 5:57 am

REPLAY! Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson (Highlights)

Vitor Belfort returned to form on Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he knocked out Dan Henderson in less than three minutes! The fight was the final of their three-fight trilogy which dates back to PRIDE 32 just over nine years ago. The result of this fight was eerily similar to their last...

Nov 7, 2015 9:56 pm

UFN 77 Results: Vitor Belfort destroys Dan Henderson with a first round KO

Mixed martials arts legends Vitor Belfort (24-11 MMA) and Dan Henderson (31-13 MMA) squared off for a third-time in tonight’s UFC Fight Night 77 main event in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Vitor walked out to a thunderous ovation from his home crowd. The main event bout started slow as both men were trying to find their...

Nov 7, 2015 1:35 am

REPLAY! Vitor Belfort knocks out Dan Henderson

The trilogy fight between Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort was a quick one! In the first significant exchange Belfort landed a left head kick that sent Henderson back against the cage. Belfort poured on the strikes, forcing referee Mario Yamasaki to stop the fight. Many believed the stoppage was premature. See the finish above!

Nov 5, 2015 8:02 am

WATCH! Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort staredown video

Wednesday at the ‘UFC Fight Night 77’ media day Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort came face to face for a staredown. The weigh-ins for the event go down Friday in Sao Paulo, with the fight going down on Saturday on Fox Sports 1.

Nov 4, 2015 8:49 am

Dan Henderson is the underdog going into Belfort trilogy fight

Dan Henderson has become familiar with playing the role of the underdog, but that’s never stopped Henderson from scoring some of the most memorable knockouts in UFC history in fights where he is listed as the underdog by oddsmakers. Ahead of his trilogy fight against Vitor Belfort this Saturday, Henderson once again is listed as...

Nov 3, 2015 12:07 pm

WATCH: Did Dan Henderson have to drop the H Bomb on a stranger in his hotel room

An uninvited guest welcomed Dan Henderson to his hotel room Had a visitor waiting in our room when we got back from dinner #hewantedthehbomb A video posted by Dan Henderson (@danhendo) on Nov 3, 2015 at 8:13am PST as the legendary MMA fighter is en route to UFC Fight Night 77, where he faces Vitor...