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Feb 15, 2015 7:32 am

REPLAY! Henderson vs. Thatch (Highlights)

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield” Ben Henderson successfully made his UFC welterweight debut as he submitted Brandon Thatch in the 4th round after taking the fight on short notice.

Feb 15, 2015 7:30 am

REPLAY! Elliot Goes WWE On Makovsky

On the preliminary card for “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield”, Tim Elliot picked up, and slammed, Zach Makovsky. Makovsky would go on to win the bout via decision.

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Rory MacDonald Reacts To Henderson’s Callout

Last night, following his 4th round submission win over Brandon Thatch, Benson Henderson called for a bout against Rory MacDonald. MacDonald was slated to fight Hector Lombard at UFC 186 in April, however it was discovered that Lombard tested positive for PEDs following his win over Josh Burkman at UFC 182 in January. Henderson said...

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Henderson Defeated Thatch With A Toothpick In His Mouth

Fight fans may remember that after Benson Henderson’s successful title defense against Nate Diaz several years ago, he produced a toothpick from his mouth, leaving many to dub the situation ‘toothpick-gate’ (See that HERE). Henderson has briefly discussed the ‘legend of the toothpick’ before (See that HERE), and last night in Broomfield Colorado, the toothpick...

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Pros React To Henderson’s Win Over Thatch

Last night in the main event of Broomfield Colorado, Benson Henderson successfully moved up to welterweight and defeated Brandon Thatch via 4th round submission. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the event. Henderson walks out and said "let's find out", well let's find out ! #UFCBroomfield — Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) February 15,...

Feb 15, 2015 7:28 am

Henderson Calls For Bout Against MacDonald After Win Over Thatch

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield”, Benson Henderson made his welterweight debut, and did so in impressive fashion. Henderson utilized his head movement and elusiveness in the first round to weather the initial storm brought on by Thatch until the second round, when he began getting takedowns. Ultimately, Henderson submitted...

Feb 15, 2015 5:52 am

REPLAY! Dana White Discusses What’s Next For Henderson, and Holloway

Following an action packed night in Broomfield Colorado, UFC President Dana White discussed the event as a whole, as well as what’s next for Ben Henderson, and Max Holloway. In addition, White briefly discussed the special press conference this Wednesday to address the UFC’s recent string of drug testing failures.

Feb 15, 2015 5:48 am

REPLAY! Max Holloway Post-Fight Octagon Interview

After a 3-round war that saw Max Holloway pick up a decision win over Cole Miller, he was joined in the Octagon by Jon Anik for his post-fight Octagon interview, and an offer to fight Cub Swanson at UFC on FOX 15 in April.

Feb 15, 2015 5:46 am

Magny: ‘I Want To Keep Getting Better’

Last night at “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield”, Neil Magny kicked off 2015 with another win to add to his win streak, making it 6 in a row, the longest win streak in the welterweight division. All 6 of those wins however, have come over unranked opponents, and despite his incredible win-streak, Magny hasn’t cracked the...

Feb 15, 2015 5:45 am

UFC FN 60 Post-fight Bonuses: Borg, Magny, Henderson, And Thatch Earn $50k

Fight fans witnessed a fantastic night of fights last night in Broomfield Colorado, that included Benson Henderson’s successful welterweight debut, Max Holloway’s dominant win over Cole Miller to get a crack at Cub Swanson in April, and Neil Magny extending his win streak to 6. At the post-fight press conference, UFC President Dana White revealed...

Feb 14, 2015 10:27 pm

UFC FN 60 Results: Henderson Makes Thatch Tap in Round 4

After several changes to the main event, Ben Henderson and hometown boy Brandon Thatch finally made it to the octagon in one piece for their welterweight bout. Henderson seemed to be in amazing shape and the gain in weight did not hinder his performance tonight in the least. Thatch utilized his height to step in...

Feb 14, 2015 9:52 pm

Max Holloway vs. Cub Swanson Takes Place in April

After picking up a unanimous decision victory over Cole Miller, Max Holloway was informed he has a spot on the “UFC on FOX 15” card against Cub Swanson in April! “UFC on FOX: Rockhold vs. Machida” will take place on April 18, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. Max Holloway is currently riding a five fight...

Feb 14, 2015 9:42 pm

UFC FN 60 Results: Miller Frustrated with Loss Against Holloway

Cole Miller tried to utilize his reach advantage by keeping a safe striking distance, but Holloway was prepared for his opponent’s gameplan and negated the reach with various strategies. Holloway closed the distance by lunging inside and landing stiff kicks to the body of Miller. Once inside striking distance, Holloway forced a scrap and muscled...