961 Search Results for benson henderson

Apr 22, 2013 9:36 am

UFC on Fox 7 Fighter Salaries: Henderson, Mir, and Melendez Top The List

UFC on Fox 7 took place Saturday, April 20, at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. The main event featured a lightweight championship battle between current UFC champion Benson Henderson and imported Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez. The numbers below are based on fighter salary information promoters are required to submit to the Athletic Commission....

Apr 19, 2013 7:57 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Kenny Florian Breaks Down Henderson-Melendez and Diaz-Thomson | BJPENN.COM Radio

Former UFC title contender and current analyst & commentator Kenny “Ken-Flo” Florian joined BJPENN.COM Radio on Wednesday, April 17 to discuss a number of topics that the MMA world has been buzzing about. This weekend, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization makes its return to FOX, with the main event pitting UFC Lightweight Champion...

Mar 11, 2013 4:11 pm

Ben Henderson Is All For Increased Drug Testing | UFC NEWS

UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has long been one of MMA’s foremost advocates against the use of performance enhancing drugs in the sport. Henderson continued that stance as he shared his support for increased testing with MMAFighting.com, which included his support of blood testing and random testing. “I’d be for increased testing. It keeps the...

Feb 27, 2013 8:43 am

Benson Asks For GSP Superfight, White Shuts him Down | UFC NEWS

Earlier this evening it was announced on UFC Tonight that current UFC Lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, had asked to face Welterweight champ, Georges St. Pierre, assuming both successfully defend their titles in their upcoming fights.  Unfortunately for Bendo, Dana White immediately shot down the idea. “No, that’s not going to happen…” said White, “Ben Henderson,...

Feb 7, 2013 10:06 am

Tickets For UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez On Sale Next Week | UFC NEWS

UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson will defend his title in a long-awaited showdown with Gilbert Melendez, the last man to hold the Strikeforce® lightweight title, on Saturday, April 20 when the Ultimate Fighting Championship brings the Octagon back to HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. The 29-year-old Henderson is 6-0 in the UFC, including two...

Dec 8, 2012 9:25 pm

Video | UFC on Fox 5 Henderson vs Diaz: Post-Fight Press Conference Highlight

The presser begins with UFC an attendance announcement of 14,412 for a gate of $1,522,600 a complete sell out at Key Arena. Yves Edwards earns Knockout of the Night for his first-round finish of Jeremy Stephens. Scott Jorgensen took home both Submission of the Night and Fight of the Night for his show-opening battle with...

Aug 22, 2012 10:16 am

UFC on FOX 5: Henderson vs. Diaz Set To Go Down In Seattle On Dec. 8 | UFC NEWS

The December UFC on FOX 5 event announced last week, which is set to feature a lightweight title fight between champion Benson Henderson and Nate Diaz, now has a confirmed venue. The December 8 televised event will take place December 8 at Seattle’s Key Arena. The news was first reported on FUEL TV’s UFC Tonight....

Aug 15, 2012 8:50 am

Lightweight Title Bout Headlines UFC on FOX 5 As Henderson Meets Diaz | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC Lightweight Title bout between Ben Henderson and Nate Diaz will headline the UFC on FOX 5 card on December 8th. The news comes via USA Today. Fresh off a successful title defence at UFC 150 the champion Henderson will go to work again before the year is out. His opponent...

Aug 12, 2012 8:15 am

My UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II M.V.P.

UFC 150 is in the books and while the main event wasn’t as exciting as many thought it would be the card was still pretty solid overall. The preliminary card seems to have outshined the main card once again, but that isn’t a knock the five pay-per-view bouts as much as it is a testament...

Aug 11, 2012 10:15 pm

UFC 150 Results: Benson Retains Lightweight Title, Cerrone Picks Up Two Bonuses | UFC NEWS

UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar has concluded and in the main event champion, Benson Henderson, was able to successfully defend his lightweight world title for the first time in his rematch against former champion Frankie Edgar. In the co-main event Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone was able to finish former training partner, Melvin Guillard, in the first...

Aug 11, 2012 9:45 am

"UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar" Results And Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

Tonight UFC lightweight champion of the world, Benson Henderson will rematch the man he took the belt from, Frankie Edgar, live on pay-per-view. UFC 150 takes place from the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Preliminary card action will start off on popular social network, facebook.com and than shift to FX before going live on pay-per-view....

Aug 10, 2012 8:57 am

UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II Predictions

UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II Main Card Predictions: I haven’t done a prediction column in the longest time, but I figured now that I am part of the best MMA website this is as good a time as ever to give it another shot. Tomorrow night the UFC makes a return trip to Denver...

Aug 7, 2012 11:24 pm

Video | Countdown To UFC 150: Henderson vs Edgar | UFC News

http://youtu.be/TAF8Ttvfb78 They’ve both held the belt, and they’ve both got more then enough motivation to earn it again at UFC 150. See how current champion Benson Henderson and former champion Frankie Edgar are preparing for their Saturday night title fight. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Jul 27, 2012 3:40 am

Video | UFC 150: Henderson vs Edgar Extended Preview | UFC News

http://youtu.be/azFJZ0qPyno Frankie Edgar wants his belt back but Benson Henderson isn’t planning on giving it to anyone – watch the rematch of their amazing first fight at UFC 150. Plus, Jake Shields and Ed Herman both want to crack the upper echelon of the middleweight division. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates...

Mar 12, 2012 8:47 am

Ben Henderson | I Want To Be A Matchmaking Dilemma Child For The UFC

“I will fight anybody that Dana White puts inside the cage against me. I want to fight every UFC 55 pounder on the roster, I want to beat all of them. I want to be that dilemma child for Joe Silva and for Sean Shelby. I want them to be like, ‘Oh man, who are...