Former WEC champ, ‘Smooth’ Ben Henderson (14-2) gets his second straight victory in the UFC against top lightweight Jim Miller (20-3). Henderson puts an end to an impressive seven fight win-streak by Miller via a dominating unanimous decision. Miller as usual was attacking with a vast array of submissions, but the wrestling and ground-and-pound of Henderson proved to be too much as receives the judges nod.
Official: Ben Henderson defeats Jim Miller via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-26)
The argument for the former champ Henderson to be in title contention at 155 lbs. is now validated following his win over Miller. Henderson may in fact be one or two fights from a title fight. Henderson in his post fight does a St-Pierre like request to Dana White on his knees to bring his team-mates into the UFC.