Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Benson Henderson attempted to cross promotions and win Bellator gold last night (Fri., April 22, 2016) at Bellator 153 inside of the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
His opponent, current Bellator Welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov, is one of the more underrated 170-pound fighters in the sport today, and his lone loss coming into tonight came against undefeated Ben Askren back at Bellator 97. This was also only the second time in Henderson’s career that he has fought above Lightweight.
Unfortunately for “Smooth,” the Russian champion proved the much better fighter at Bellator 153. Having fought long on the end of a four inch height advantage, which…
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