Jim Miller vs. Ben Henderson set for UFC on Versus 5Posted on May 11, 2011, 05:43 AM by Anton Gurevich
Well, it looks like Jim Miller will have to wait for his shot at the UFC Lightweight title. According to The Asbury Park Press, Miller will square off against the former WEC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on August 14th. The fight is expected to serve as a headliner for UFC on Versus 5.
Miller is currently on a 7-0 run inside the Octagon, holding a professional MMA record of 20-2. Miller's only defeats are via Decisions against the current Champion Frankie Edgar and the challenger Gray Maynard. As for his opponent Ben Henderson, "Bendo" successfully recovered from defeat against Anthony Pettis with an impressive performance against Mark Bocek at UFC 129.
UFC on Versus 5 also includes a Light Heavyweight bout between Stephan Bonnar and the Czech-British powerhouse Karlos Vemola, as well as the welterweight collision between Duane Ludwig and Amir Sadollah.
Photo: Jim Miller and Duane Ludwig will both fight at UFC on Versus 5. by Francis Specker.