Ben “Smooth” Henderson (17-2) will defend his title for a second time, this time facing Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC on FOX 5 in Seattle, Washington. Henderson fought twice so far this year, with back-to-back victories over Frankie “The Answer” Edgar. Former WEC champ has now earned himself a place on many Pound-for-Pound rankings, with sights on proving he’s one of the best fighters in the sport. As for Nate Diaz, more than five years after his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut, Cesar Gracie‘s protege finally gets his title shot. Diaz is on a three-fight win streak, thanks to a memorable performances against Takanori Gomi, Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller.
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