Jamie Varner vs Benson Henderson

Following his controversial decision win over Donald Cerrone, interim champ Ben Henderson will have the opportunity to win the WEC lightweight title when he faces Jamie Varner on Jan. 10 at WEC 46. The WEC announced the fight on it’s twitter feed earlier today.

Big News! Jan. 10 @arcoarena. Lightweight title fight @jamievarner vs. @smoothone155. Plus @urijahfaber vs. Assuncao. Details at wec.tv soon

The card is scheduled to take place at the ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California and will also feature the return of Urijah Faber.

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