May 25, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; TJ Grant reacts to his victory over Gray Maynard during UFC 160 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Benson Henderson vs T.J. Grant Title Shot on Fox Sports 1:1 ?


May 25, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UFC light heavyweight Gray Maynard is pinned by TJ Grant during UFC 160 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports

Their have been a lot of rumors coming out of the UFC about when will Benson Henderson defend his lightweight title against the new number-1 contender T.J. Grant. The UFC is hoping that T.J. Grant and Benson Henderson will be set to go as they hope to schedule the lightweight title fight at UFC on Fox Sports 1:1.

T.J. Grant was awarded a lightweight title fight after taking down Gray “The Bully” Maynard in spectacular fashion at UFC 160. Both fighters out of the absorbed shots back in forth from each other but when it was all set in done T.J. Grant made his presence felt and knocked out Gray Maynard in the 1st round.

Both fighters will be entering the bout on lengthy winning streaks T.J. Grant is currently riding a 5 fight winning and Benson Henderson is currently riding a 7 fight winning streak. The entire event is really beginning to stack up not only do we have Benson Henderson vs. T.J. Grant we also have Alistair Overeem returning to the octagon to take on Travis Browne and Joe Lauzon vs. Michael Johnson. Talking about fireworks on a Saturday night.

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