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Bellator results: Benson Henderson vs. Myles Jury

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson returned to the cage on Friday, where he took on fellow UFC veteran Myles Jury as part of...
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Benson Henderson slams UFC over BMF belt

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is not happy that his former promotion has introduced a “made up” BMF belt. Dana White recently announced that...
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Benson Henderson vs. Myles Jury Headlines Bellator 227

Two former UFC lightweight standouts are set to headline an upcoming Bellator card. The promotion announced on Monday that former UFC lightweight champion Benson...
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The biggest winners from Bellator 220

Bellator 220, from the SAP Center in San Jose, California, is a wrap. With a whopping 18 fights...
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Bellator 220 results: Benson Henderson edges Adam Piccolotti in thriller (Highlights)

Following the first match-up featuring former champions, Bellator 220's main card rolled on as the former WEC and UFC lightweight king, Benson...
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EXCLUSIVE | Benson Henderson still open to welterweight fights, but has eye on Bellator...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42K9EB-qQuk When it comes to the discussion of who is the greatest lightweight fighter of all time,...
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Benson Henderson is ‘very thankful’ to be far away from UFC drama

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is now firmly embedded as a member of the Bellator roster. In fact, he's set to...
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More reasons to watch Bellator 220

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) isn't the only show streaming live Saturday night as Bellator 220 will go head to head with...
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Benson Henderson re-signs with Bellator

Former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson will continue to fight in Bellator for the foreseeable future. The news of Henderson re-signing was first...
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Benson Henderson lectures Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor in impassioned post-fight speech

On Saturday night, in the co-main event of the action-packed Bellator 208 card, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson picked up a dominant decision...
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Bellator 208 Results: Benson Henderson defeats Saad Awad

A key lightweight bout between former UFC champion Benson Henderson and perennial contender Saad Awad took place at tonight's Bellator 208 event. Benson Henderson (25-8...
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Exclusive | Benson Henderson’s plan going forward: “Finishes, finishes, finishes!”

Exclusive | Benson Henderson's plan going forward: "Finishes, finishes, finishes!" Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson (24-8 MMA) has had a rough start to his...
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EXCLUSIVE | Benson Henderson argues fighters should have chance to research judges before fights

https://youtu.be/3qRTZj0DeT0 Former UFC lightweight champ and current Bellator lightweight contender Benson Henderson has been in some very close fights over the course of his illustrious...
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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 76 // Ben Henderson | Alex Caceres | Rick Story |...

Another STACKED episode of BJPENN.COM Radio has arrived, Penn Nation! We kick things off with former UFC lightweight champion and current Bellator MMA star, Benson...
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Bellator 196 Gets A Throwback Main Event After James Gallagher Injury

News broke today that has completely shaken up the Bellator 196 card that takes place on April 6th in Budapest, Hungary. Originally slated to be...
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Former UFC Champion Gives Major Props to Sean O’Malley

It looks like we have another potential rising star on our hands, but there are a lot of people pumping the brakes. Rightfully so...
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After Bellator 183, Benson Henderson vows to ‘stop having close fights’

Last night, in the main event of Bellator 183, Benson Henderson fought to yet another split decision, this time opposite long-time Bellator contender Patricky...
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MMA community reacts to Patricky Freire’s controversial decision defeat of Benson Henderson

Last night, Bellator MMA returned to San Jose, California with the stacked Bellator 183. In the card's main event, we watched former UFC and...
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Benson Henderson explains why Mayweather vs McGregor was bad for MMA

While the Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor fight lived up to the excitement that many were hoping for, not everyone was thrilled. For example, former...
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Benson Henderson drops surprising ‘f bomb’ on Twitter, explains why

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has earned the reputation as one of the most polite, and well spoken fighters in the world. After...
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Benson Henderson planning summer return following knee surgery

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has been competing under the Bellator MMA banner for the past two years. Following a 2-fight win streak...

Benson Henderson has had a torn ACL in every Bellator fight

Former UFC lightweight kingpin Benson Henderson has been competing under the Bellator MMA banner throughout 2016. In April, 'Smooth' made his Bellator MMA debut...

Michael Chandler Defeats Benson Henderson in Bellator 165 Main Event

On Saturday night, Bellator MMA returned to the SAP Center in San Jose, California with Bellator 165. In the card's main event, reigning Bellator lightweight...
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EXCLUSIVE | Bryan Barberena on Bellator 165’s Benson Henderson “he’s still one of the...

On December 17, when the UFC returns to Sacramento, California, rising welterweight Bryan Barberena will take on highly regarded prospect Colby Covington. If he...
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Benson Henderson reveals thoughts on ‘Big Country’s’ post-fight kick to referee

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has had his own issues with referee 'Big' John McCarthy, but 'Smooth' says he would never have considered...
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Benson Henderson made about the same amount as Reebok deal with a single sponsor...

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson made a bold move to leave the UFC for Bellator for what he believes is a better overall...
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Benson Henderson backs Mark Hunt’s attempt to unionize fighters

Since it was announced that Brock Lesnar failed a pre-fight, as well as a fight night drug test for UFC 200, his opponent, Mark...
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Benson Henderson stepping away from MMA at the age of 33

Former UFC champion Benson Henderson is just 7 months away from turning 33, an age that will see the former champ step away from...