MMA Link Club: Top Stories for Week of February 19th

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
February 26th, 2012

UFC Benson Henderson

Once again we’ve gathered the best MMA news from the baddest websites on the ‘net so that 5thRouand nation won’t miss a beat! Make sure to check out the links after the jump.

The UFC made their return to the Land of the Rising Sun as a new lightweight champion was crowned.

Benson Henderson now holds the title and could find himself in a familiar situation as Anthony Pettis was also spectacular in his UFC 144 victory.

Dana White believes that Henderson vs. Pettis 2 is what’s next for the 155-pound division, but former champ Frankie Edgar feels he deserves an immediate rematch.

Enough talk, onto this past week’s top news:

Exclusive interview with Benson Henderson [Fightline]

Hot Potato: Azusa Nishigaki [CagePotato]

Sean Loeffler recounts early UFC [MMAMania]

Bart Palaszewski Interview [Lowkick]

What we learned from Jackson vs. Bader [BleacherReport]

The pic that makes Alistair Overeem look small [MMAConvert]

Dana White believes Frankie Edgar won [MMAFighting]

Benson Henderson on his fight with Frankie Edgar [Five Ounces of Pain]

Cooking with Tim Kennedy [MiddleEasy]

The fifth anniversary of PRIDE 33 [Fight Opinion]

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