On episode No.1 of UFC 184 Embedded, fight week begins and the women’s bantamweights prepare to take centre stage.
Reigning champion Ronda Rousey counters the pressure of a looming title fight with a day of video games; title challenger Cat Zingano trains in Colorado alongside recent UFC headliner Brandon Thatch.
The stars of the co-main event also get in the gaming mindset, with Raquel Pennington braving the snow for a pre-fight sports massage while former boxing champion Holly Holm hits the gym in Albuquerque.
UFC Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano title fight, taking place Saturday, February 28th.
INSIDE MMA correspondent Ron Kruck sits down with former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson to discuss his transition to welterweight for his upcoming match at UFC Fight Night 60 versus Brandon Thatch February 14.
Fight Night Broomfield: Benson Henderson Tests Welterweight Division
Benson Henderson asked for a welterweight fight and UFC matchmaker Joe Silva obliged. Benson Henderson reflect’s on the opportunity, how it will help him grow, and how he plans to use his speed and athleticism to beat Brandon Thatch.
The UFC is back in Broomfield, Colorado, for the first time since 2010 and it may not have been an easy road to get here, but Saturday night’s main event will now feature Benson Henderson who is moving up a weight division to face deadly striker Brandon Thatch.
The Co-Main event features the ever exciting featherweight Max Holloway who goes up against Cole Miller.
Before we get to the all important fights it is of course the all important weigh-ins.
Former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has been one of the best fighters in the world over the past decade. Here are some highlights from his career while UFC commentators provide some insight on his technical skill.