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Saturday, 09/07/2013, 11:46 am

Benson Henderson Releases Statement On Elbow Injury Suffered In Pettis Fight

Former UFC Lightweight Champion “Smooth” Benson Henderson visited Dr. Brian Shafer this week and learned that there is no structural damage to his elbow. Dr. Shafer is an elbow specialist in Phoenix and a team physician with the Los Angeles Dodgers. There is no specified timetable for Benson’s return to the Octagon.

Statement from Benson Henderson:

My elbow isn’t going to be an issue. Dr. Shafer said I can resume training immediately, but to take it slow and steady for a couple of weeks and do my rehab work. Of course I am anxious to get going full speed again but I will be smart and patient about it as well.

I want to thank my hardcore fans for their awesome support, not just in the past week, but throughout my career. I can be better. I will be better.


0 Responses to “Benson Henderson Releases Statement On Elbow Injury Suffered In Pettis Fight”

  1. Kayer says:

    i remember one of the users saying how Bendo would outwrestle him and fuck him up !

    funny how he remained silent

  2. drew says:

    yaaaa i read that as well, where art thou?

    • Kayer says:

      dont remember bro, username is tdaddy … incredible douchebag who said tons of shit on Pettis and his pops ! i really hope this guy finds light.

      i’m a hardcore fan, i love them all, no exceptions ! but when i see someone bashing a fighter for no other reason than hate well i can’t let that happen

    • Kaye says:

      He knows Benson will take his ass down if they fight again.. and we all know how good Pettis wrestling is…lmao… Get off my nuts Sasbitch you’re just mad cuz I’m speakin the truth.. that’s why ur stalkin me talkin shit… Ur a lame

  3. Shawn says:

    No Benson! Your turning the wrong way! *palm to forehead* lol

  4. K2 says:

    I do like Bendo response.
    Rogan: “Is your arm ok now….?”
    Bendo: “My arm’s killin me dawg.”

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