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UFC On Fox Results: Ben Henderson Defeats Clay Guida In Thrilling Decision

The co-main event of the night for UFC on Fox 1 is Clay Guida vs. Ben Henderson. This bout is airing on Facebook. The bout is being contested alightweight, meaning 155 pounds. The winner of this bout will face UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar for the UFC lightweight title. The referee in charge of the action is Herb Dean.

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ROUND 1 -Henderson opens up southpaw, Guida is orthodox. Henderson connects with a left and right and Guida goes down. Guida tries to scramble and survives for the moment. Now Guida pressing Henderson into the fence searching for a corner to turn on the double. Guida can't get it, but he's still pressing Henderson into the fence. Now Henderson with double underhooks pressing Guida into the fence. Guida drops for a double, then a single and Henderson stops them both. Guida lands an awkward right and hurts Henderson, but Henderson recovers quickly.

MMA Nation scores this round 10-9 Henderson.

ROUND 2 - Knee to the body from Henderson, but Guida briefly catches a knee and drives Henderson to the floor. Henderson reverses and double legs Guida. Guida stands, but Henderson re-shoots. Guida stuffs. Henderson throws a knee, Guida catches it and throws him to the floor, but Henderson stands. The fighters separate. Spinning back fist misses and Henderson lands on top. Guillotine attempt from Guida backfires and Henderson's got Guida's back with a body lock.

MMA Nation scores this round 10-9 Henderson.

ROUND 3 - Head kick misses from Henderson. Left hook from Henderson finds the mark. Axe kick attempt from Henderson misses. Guida lands a hard knee to the middle of Henderson. Guida attempts a double, but chases it straight and Henderson defends. Now reverses and is pressing Guida into the fence. Guida attempts a kick and takes Guida down in the center of the cage. Henderson's passed to side control. Guida tries the clock escape, but it goes nowhere. However, Guida goes base down and Henderson takes his back. Guida manages to jump guillotine in a clinch, but Henderson is inching towards his back. Henderson escapes and the two exchange punches in a wild scramble.

MMA Nation scores this round 10-9 Henderson and the fight 30-27 Henderson.

UFC on Fox results: Ben Henderson defeats Clay Guida by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)