It was big news when former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson recently announced that he left the UFC to sign with Bellator MMA. Bellator has established themselves as the biggest competitor to the UFC, with acquisitions such as Henderson, Matt Mitrione, Phil Davis and Josh Thomson being some of the big names that have jumped ship from the UFC to Bellator.
Bellator released this promotional video of Henderson with his first Bellator fight coming up on April 22nd against Bellator welterweight titleholder Andrey Koreshkov.
Bellator’s video description reads:
“MMA superstar, “Smooth” Benson Henderson takes us on a ride through his career that led him on a path of success.
“Find out what led him to the desert city of Phoenix, AZ and how he went from cleaning the bathrooms of the MMA Lab to becoming an owner.”
Will Benson Henderson win his third MMA title on April 22nd? Share your thoughts on Henderson’s move to Bellator and his fight against Andrey Koreshkov in the comment section.