Say what you will about Diego Sanchez’s last four bouts of which he’s gone 3-1 but are marred by two extremely, extremely controversial decisions over Martin Kampmann (handiwork pictured above) and Takanori Gomi, the guy will still bring the fight to anyone regardless of punches eaten, and that very well could be the key to dethroning Ben Henderson. Diego Sanchez is not impressed by Benson’s recent title defenses, and specifically he thinks Gilbert Melendez defeated Ben at UFC on FOX 7.
This is what he told MMAJunkie radio:
“After watching Benson Henderson’s performance against Gilbert Melendez, I must say, I wasn’t impressed,” “I see a lot of holes in his game, and I feel like that belt’s there for the taking.”
“I don’t see that,” ”I see a man who is growing in his martial arts experience. A great fighter, but I see holes in his game, and I really felt he lost that fight to Gilbert.”
Diego has a way to go before he gets another lightweight shot after not being able to ma