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Michael Chandler vs. Benson Henderson

Main Event | BFC Lightweight Championship | 155 lbs

Michael Chandler defeats Benson Henderson via 5 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large "Iron" Michael Chandler
Mmaweekly large "Smooth" Benson Henderson

Chandler
Decision
Round 5

15-3-0   Pro Record At Fight   24-6-0
Climbed to 16-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 24-7
-165 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +145 (Slight Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Las Vegas, Nevada   Fighting out of   Glendale, Arizona
30 years, 6 months, 26 days   Age at Fight   33 years, 3 days
155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   154.9 lbs (70.3 kgs)
5'8" (173cm)   Height   5'9" (175cm)
69.0" (175cm)   Reach   71.0" (180cm)
Blackzilians (Primary)
Alliance MMA (Other)
  Gym   MMA Lab
Bellator 165
  • Bout Information
  • Date: Saturday 11.19.2016 at 09:00 PM ET
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: SAP Center
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: San Jose, California, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 17)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: Lightweight | 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Sean Grande, Jimmy Smith, Chael Sonnen
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jimmy Smith
  • Chandler Total Disclosed Pay: $50,000
  • Henderson Total Disclosed Pay: $50,000
  • Title on Line: BFC Lightweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Chandler

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Chandler vs. Henderson Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 410  
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Henderson
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Chandler
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