Frankie Edgar got what he was looking for. He will rematch with Ben Henderson for the UFC lightweight title sometime this summer, UFC president Dana White said.
HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley takes a look back at Saturday’s UFC 144 card.
Relive all the action from UFC 144 with this amazing fight night photo gallery from HeavyMMA photographer James Law.
Ben Henderson and Frankie Edgar won $65,000 for Fight of the Night at UFC 144 after Henderson took Edgar’s lightweight title. Vaughan Lee and Anthony Pettis also got bonus checks in Japan.
Ben Henderson got gold back around his waist Saturday night. The former WEC lightweight champ is now the UFC lightweight champ after beating Frankie Edgar.
You can watch the UFC 144 post-fight press conference through a live streaming player here at HeavyMMA at the conclusion of tonight’s pay-per-view in Japan.
“The Fireball Kid,” Takanori Gomi, snapped a two-fight skid on the UFC 144 prelims on Saturday. But Kid Yamamoto dropped his third straight in the UFC.
HeavyMMA will have live round-by-round and fight-by-fight coverage of tonight’s UFC 144 main pay-per-view card from Japan starting at 10 p.m. Eastern.
HeavyMMA will have live round-by-round and fight-by-fight coverage of tonight’s UFC 144 preliminary card from Japan starting at 7:30 p.m. Eastern.