Former UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar hopes a victory over Charles Oliveira at UFC 162 this Fourth of July Weekend can help get him over his 'bump in the road' and right back to the top of the mixed martial arts (MMA) world.
UFC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson has yet to stop an opponent in UFC. And he doesn't care if he never manages to finish an opponent inside the Octagon as long as he tried his best to put away his foe, delivered a good performance ... and wins.
Can UFC lightweight champion Ben Henderson surpass current UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva as the greatest fighter on the planet? That's the goal "Smooth" has set for himself, and it begins by beating the Brazilian's title defense record.
Ben Henderson has wiggled himself out of a few tight spots throughout his MMA career, however, he knows his best chance to retain his lightweight title at UFC on Fox 5 is to avoid the crafty submission attempts of Nate Diaz in December at all costs.