Found June 06, 2013 on
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When you step into the realm of combat sports Dan Henderson is one name that you will have heard. He has been around for a very long time. He has succeeded at every level. The only thing that Hendo knows is fighting. He started at a very young age and has never left. He has not even had a “real job” in his life.... Read more
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The UFC has released the extended preview for their upcoming PPV event UFC 161, which takes place June 15 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The headlining bout is a light-heavyweight feature fight between former UFC 205lb champ Rashad Evans and former Pride and Strikeforce champ Dan Henderson.
Watch the extended preview below:
Although the Octagon is hosting a freebie event on Saturday, it hasn’t stopped the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion from putting the hype train in motion for “UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson.”
It’s a pretty good decision considering the card has undergone a severe makeover with the co- and main event exiting stage left.
Interim bantamweight champ Renan Barao...
This has to be one of the most tedious parts of being a high level UFC fighter but it comes with the territory of being in the main event. Evans is fighting Dan Henderson at UFC 161 and the two will have to carry the majority of the load for media as the show lost both its main event fight as well as Shogun vs Lil Nog. Thanks to Ryan Loco for the photo.
UFC 161 conference call...
Did anyone else think that Big Country seemed like he was getting out of breath while he was talking? You could say that he had just finished a workout but he started talking half way through the call. Crazy to think that he is one of the baddest dudes out there.
UFC 161 Dan Henderson pre fight interview
Rashad Evans will consider move down to MW if slips against Henderson