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On Saturday night, Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Japan for the first time in more than a decade, with UFC 144 from the Saitama Super Arena, where in the main event lightweight champion Frankie Edgar takes on No. 1 contender Benson Henderson.
This is the big one.
UFC 144 features a match for just about every kind of fight fan, with the main event culminating in a lightweight battle between champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson.
All the action takes place in an environment reminescent of the old PRIDE fighting days: The Saitama Super Arena in Saitama Japan.
Amoung the PRIDE legends fighting are Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, “The Fireball Kid” Takanori Gomi, and Mark Hunt.
Hatsu Hioki (25-4-2) vs Bart “Bartimus” Palaszewski (34-13-0)
Yushin “Thunder” Okami (27-6-0) vs Tim “The Barbarian” Boetsch (14-4-0)
Yoshishiro “Sexiyama” Akiyama (13-4-0, 2 NC) vs Jake Shields (26-6-1)
Mark “Super Samoan” Hunt (7-7-0) vs Cheick Kongo (27-6-2)
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (32-9-0) vs Ryan “Darth” Bader (14-2-0)