Posted: August 11, 2012 in Uncategorized

Fight Museum Las Vegas Boxing

by MMA Weekly

No rematches after UFC 150.

That’s the word from UFC president Dana White, who says that no matter how close the fight between Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar ends up, the winner will face the next top contender in the lightweight division.

Edgar was granted a rematch with Henderson after their first fight was a back-and-forth battle, ending in a close decision. Prior to that bout, Edgar had himself already been in two back-to-back rematches, so the UFC opted to give him the chance to do it all over again at UFC 150.

Because of the multitude of rematches that have stalled other contenders at 155 pounds, White says they are moving on regardless of how close the outcome is in Saturday night’s main event.

The winner between Henderson and Edgar will move on to face Nate Diaz, who is the top challenger in the lightweight…

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