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All fighters make weight at UFC on FOX 7; watch the replay
All fighters make weight at UFC on FOX 7; watch the replay
The UFC on FOX 7 weigh-ins live took place Friday at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT. featuring Benson Henderson, Gil Melendez, Daniel Cormier, Frank Mir and more.
04/19/2013
Melendez: To the common fan I am 0-0
Melendez: To the common fan I am 0-0
"To the common fan, I'm 0-0," said Gil Melendez ahead of his fight Saturday with Benson Henderson. "If I win, it will legitimize everything. If I don't, it won't."
04/19/2013
Melendez: I'm going to try to kill [Benson]
Melendez: I'm going to try to kill [Benson]
Gilbert Melendez: "... let it be known, on fight day, Benson is not my friend. In fact, he's the enemy that day and I have to destroy him. That's the mentality I have to have."
04/16/2013
Henderson on why he prefers FOX over PPV
Henderson on why he prefers FOX over PPV
Benson Henderson: "I go to the grocery store now, 50-year-old soccer moms say, `I saw you on TV.' I really dig that, and it only happened after being on that big of a platform."
03/31/2013
Can Benson break Silva's UFC title defense record?
Can Benson break Silva's UFC title defense record?
Benson Henderson: "Those are the goals I set and reaching that goal is not just about setting the record. Reaching that goal is about confirming I am the best fighter on the planet."
03/25/2013
Benson Henderson and his mom enter BJJ tourney
Benson Henderson and his mom enter BJJ tourney
"This 4’9?, 50+ year old Korean lady inspires the crap outta me everyday," tweeted Benson Henderson. "Earned herself a standing ovation and bronze medal too."
03/13/2013
Henderson in support of increased drug testing
Henderson in support of increased drug testing
Benson Henderson: "I’m all for any testing...Random, blood testing; whatever you want to do, let’s do it, because for me, I never even considered it."
03/10/2013
White declines Benson offer to superfight GSP
White declines Benson offer to superfight GSP
"There's not going to be all this jumping around," said Dana White. "I don’t blame Ben Henderson for wanting to go to 170, that's the big money fight."
02/26/2013
Live chat with UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson
Live chat with UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson
It's our last Twitter chat of Champion's Week and we've got Lightweight champ Benson Henderson on deck to answer your questions.
02/21/2013 fuel.tv
Benson Henderson: If you take PEDS, you are weak and I will destroy you
Benson Henderson: If you take PEDS, you are weak and I will destroy you
"If you're so mentally weak that you have to take steroids, me, five rounds in the cage with you? I will destroy you," said Benson Henderson.
02/11/2013
Roufus: Aldo tougher fight for Pettis than Benson Henderson
Roufus: Aldo tougher fight for Pettis than Benson Henderson
"He's good where I'm good -- he likes to stand, trade and bang, and I feel like I'm more well-rounded and can offer him a big challenge."
02/06/2013
Matches to make after UFC on FOX 6?
Matches to make after UFC on FOX 6?
The call is easy here. Anthony Pettis should wait and fight the winner of that April bout between Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez.
01/28/2013 bleacherreport.com
Report: Henderson to defend against Strikeforce Champion Melendez
Report: Henderson to defend against Strikeforce Champion Melendez
The UFC has its sights set on April 20's UFC on FOX 7 event to pair UFC champion Benson Henderson against Strikeforce's last reigning divisional champion, Gilbert Melendez.
01/14/2013
UFC Champion Benson Henderson signs new contract with the UFC
UFC Champion Benson Henderson signs new contract with the UFC
The current UFC lightweight champion [Benson Henderson] posted on Twitter late Friday night that he has signed a new deal with the UFC.
01/11/2013 fightline.com
Can Benson Henderson be the GOAT?
Can Benson Henderson be the GOAT?
"I keep saying that I just want to fight the best in the world," said lightweight champion Benson Henderson. "I don't care what order they come in, just line them up."
01/09/2013
Melendez likely to receive immediate title shot
Melendez likely to receive immediate title shot
And while White had to temper his quick reaction to Melendez by leaving open the possibility that anything could happen, it could be good news for Melendez.
12/28/2012 mmajunkie.com
Pettis: I want the belt
Pettis: I want the belt
Anthony Pettis: "I beat Henderson once already, so it's not for me to have a rematch. I don't really care who it is. I beat him once, and I want the belt, so if it's him and me, let's do it."
12/21/2012 mmajunkie.com
Gil Melendez: Benson needs beat me to be 'absolutely' #1
Gil Melendez: Benson needs beat me to be 'absolutely' #1
“If Benson Henderson wants to be undoubtedly No. 1, I think that would be a good victory for him to prove it or for me to prove otherwise," said Gil Melendez.
12/20/2012
GSP thanks Benson Henderson for blueprint to beat Diaz
GSP thanks Benson Henderson for blueprint to beat Diaz
"I watched very carefully your fight against Nate Diaz," said GSP. "I’m going to try to use some of the stuff you have done in the fight to win over Nick Diaz, as well.
12/17/2012 fighters.com
Melendez: I want Benson next
Melendez: I want Benson next
Gilbert Melendez: "I think everyone would be really excited for this matchup and I guarantee it would be a great fight. We can do it in the Octagon or the Strikeforce cage."
12/14/2012 bleacherreport.com
Benson vs. Diaz breaks into all time top-10 list
Benson vs. Diaz breaks into all time top-10 list
Viewership during the main event grew 1.2 million, up to 5.7 million viewers, the ninth most-watched MMA fight ever in the U.S. on television.
12/13/2012 f4wonline.com
Washington AC: We don't have rules that address a toothpick
Washington AC: We don't have rules that address a toothpick
ESPN.com: Statement from Washington commission on Toothpickgate: We will not be investigating. We do not have any rules that address a toothpick.
12/10/2012 bloodyelbow.com
Benson Henderson: I'm not ashamed to put my faith out there
Benson Henderson: I'm not ashamed to put my faith out there
"It's about your daily walk with the Lord," said Benson Henderson. "And I'm not ashamed to wear it on my sleeve. I'm not ashamed to put it out there."
12/10/2012 christianpost.com
Nate Diaz: I was 'screwed' after eye punch
Nate Diaz: I was 'screwed' after eye punch
"He landed the good shot early," said Nate Diaz. "I was screwed. If I would have tried to get up with anything, or aggress too hard, I think things could've gotten worse."
12/10/2012 mmamania
Benson borrowed thigh punch from Bruce Leeroy
Benson borrowed thigh punch from Bruce Leeroy
“I actually planned that," said Benson Henderson. "I’ve got to thank Alex Caceres on that one. He came up to the MMA Lab and he did it to me and it actually hurt."
12/10/2012 The Underground Blog


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