With new champ Anthony Pettis potentially on the shelf for awhile with a knee injury, the original match-up slated for UFC 164 could still take place with Grant truly solidifying his spot as top contender by potentially beating "Bendo" (or Henderson showing he belongs in the discussion for a title-shot if he exits the affair with his hand raised).
UFC lightweight Benson Henderson went five full rounds with Anthony Pettis the first time the two collided in the cage but didn’t fare nearly so well last night at UFC 164. Henderson looked sharp in the beginning before getting caught in an Armbar and finished with less than a minute to go in the rumble’s opening round. With such plentiful options on the roster, “Bendo” will be back in the cage before long. Here are a few potential pairings for the former divisional king… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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