Benson Henderson underlined his world-class credentials as he produced a dominant display to claim a shutout victory over Irish favourite Peter Queally in the main event of Bellator 285 in Dublin.
Peter Queally on Benson Henderson test at Bellator 285: ‘It will be very difficult, but I’m down for difficult’
Peter Queally is on top of the poster in his home town at Bellator 285, and he's ready to welcome an MMA legend back to Dublin in a huge main event bout.
Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is firmly in the final chapter of his fighting career, but he has no plans to coast to the finish line.
Bellator's December 9 fight card has three top-drawer matchups already confirmed, with two title fights set to top the bill at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Former Rizin lightweight grand prix champion Tofiq Musayev may only be one fight into his Bellator career, but the Azerbaijani fighter has his sights set on the Bellator lightweight title, and a rematch with a familiar foe.
Welterweight contenders collided in the main event of Bellator 284 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on Friday night, with Goiti Yamauchi prevailing with an impressive second-round finish of touted contender Neiman Gracie.
France's Mansour Barnaoui will make his promotional debut in Milan at Bellator 287, where he'll take on America's Adam Piccolotti in the lightweight main event.
Two of Bellator's top fighters from the So-Cal region have been added to the main card to provide even more star power to the event.
Jason Jackson staked his strongest claim yet for a shot at the Bellator welterweight title with a unanimous decision victory over former three-time champion Douglas Lima at Bellator 283 in Tacoma, Washington.