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Nov 14, 2015 6:34 am

Alves out of ‘UFC FN: Seoul’ main-event bout vs. Henderson

Unfortunate news surfaced Saturday morning that Thiago Alves had suffered a broken rib and had been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Seoul’ main event bout against Benson Henderson on November 28th. According to MMAJunkie the UFC is currently searching for an opponent for Henderson in order to ‘save’ the main event. This news...

Oct 31, 2015 8:02 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Alves’ fight card finalized

November 28th the UFC heads to Seoul, South Korea for UFC Fight Night 79. The UFC Fight Pass event will be headlined by a welterweight bout between ‘Smooth’ Benson Henderson and Thiago ‘The Pitbull’ Alves. According to MMAJunkie the preliminary card will begin at 1:45 a.m. PST, with the main card starting at 5 a.m....

Apr 10, 2015 12:12 pm

Ben Henderson Has a Surprise For You

Ben Henderson and his wife have a surprise for everybody! Find out what it is by checking out the image and caption below! On behalf of everyone here at BJPENN.COM, congratulations Henderson family! A photo posted by Benson Henderson (@bensonhenderson) on Apr 9, 2015 at 11:09pm PDT Then comes a baby in a baby carriage....

Apr 7, 2015 11:52 am

Masvidal to Henderson: ‘Let’s Save UFC 186!’

Benson Henderson recently took to Twitter to issue an open challenge for any fighter that wants to duke it out in order to save UFC 186. Jorge Masvidal has stepped up to answer the challenge! We were scheduled before lets do it now!! #UFC186 @BensonHenderson @ufc @danawhite @lorenzofertitta — Jorge Masvidal UFC (@GamebredFighter) April 7,...


Apr 7, 2015 9:36 am

Former UFC Champ Henderson Offers to Replace “Rampage” Jackson

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson may be pulled from UFC 186 due to an injunction filed by Bellator. Benson Henderson has now issued an open challenge to anybody at 170 pounds to save the pay-per-view! Hey @ufc looks like u guys need some help for #UFC186…I can make 170lbs by then, any takers??? #OpenCall #TheOnceAndFutureKing — Benson...

Feb 16, 2015 5:06 am

Brandon Thatch Thanks Fans After Loss To Henderson

Following his 4th round submission loss to Benson Henderson, Brandon Thatch was in good spirits, all things considered. Thatch, who had his 10-fight win streak snapped at the hands of the former lightweight champion, took to Twitter to thank his fans. Had so much fun last night! Love my life. Thanks for the support:) —...

Feb 15, 2015 4:25 pm

Fighters React To Henderson Fighting With A Toothpick In His Mouth

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield” Benson Henderson submitted Brandon Thatch in the 4th round. What caught the eye of fans though, besides the finish, was when Henderson once against produced a toothpick from his mouth, just seconds after defeating Thatch (See that HERE). Below is a compilation of fighter...

Feb 15, 2015 2:16 pm

Dana White Shuts Down Henderson vs. MacDonald Fight Talks

Last night after Benson Henderson defeated Brandon Thatch via 4th round submission, he revealed that if Rory MacDonald was still in need of an opponent for UFC 186, he would be happy to step in for Hector Lombard, who was popped for PEDs after his UFC 182 win over Josh Burkman. Immediately the MMA world...

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 5:45 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 13, 2015 4:13 pm

“UFC Fight Night 60: Henderson vs. Thatch” Weigh-In Results — Three Miss Weight

Today, from the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado, the UFC Fight Night 60 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts official. Three fighters missed weight. Here’s the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Benson Henderson (169) vs. Brandon Thatch (170) Max Holloway (145.25) vs. Cole Miller (145) Kiichi Kunimoto (170) vs....

Feb 13, 2015 12:27 pm

Henderson: “I shouldn’t have to defend myself from doing drugs”

“Guilty by association,” said Henderson. “It’s not a good look for the UFC fighters to consistently pop up positive, positive, positive, for all these PEDs. It’s a bad look for the sport. It’s a bad look for us fighters. I have to defend myself for doing drugs? I’m not the last guy, but I shouldn’t...

Feb 1, 2015 12:50 am

Ben Henderson Moves Up to 170, Will Face Thatch at Fight Night 60

Ben Henderson is channeling his inner Donald Cerrone by stepping up to save “UFC Fight Night 60”! “Wonderboy” Stephen Thompson was forced out of the bout after suffering an injury and Thatch was in jeopardy of getting bumped off the card. After UFC 183 wrapped up, it was confirmed that Ben Henderson would be moving...

Jan 22, 2015 10:21 am

Henderson In For Green, Faces Masvidal At Fight Night 63

After suffering a controversial split-decision loss to Donald Cerrone at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night event in Boston, former UFC lightweight champion Benson “Smooth” Henderson has already booked his next fight. UFC officials announced today the “Bendo” would be stepping in for the injured Bobby Green to face Jorge Masvidal at April’s UFC Fight Night...