Benson Henderson got his wish granted, after losing a close split decision fight last weekend with Donald ‘ Cowboy’ Cerrone. The former lightweight champion stated he wanted to fight again soon and was willing to face anyone, anytime, anywhere.
An injury forced Bobby Green out of his scheduled bout with Jorge Masvidal after revealing he had torn his Quad, he will be out for around five months.
In steps Benson Henderson who will now be competing against Jorge Masvidal on the UFC Fight Night 63: Mendes vs Lamas card,
With an another line up revealed yesterday, Brit Luke Barnatt [8-2-0] has also been added to the card to face Clint Hester [7-4-0] along with female bout Liz Carmouche [9-5-0] vs Lauren Murphy [8-1-0].
This is shaping up to be one great fight card in Fairfax, Virginia that you do not want to miss.
UFC Fight Night 63: Mendes vs Lamas is on April 4th at Patriot Center, Fairfax, Virginia.
Fight card so far:
Chad Mendes vs Ricardo Lamas
Benson Henderson vs Jorge Masvidal
Diego Ferreira vs Dustin Poirier
Michael Chiesa vs Mitch Clarke
Shamil Abdurahimov vs Timothy Johnson
Liz Carmouche vs Lauren Murphy
Luke Barnatt vs Clint Hester