Varner vs. Henderson, Assuncao vs. Faber official for WEC 46 in Sacramento, Calif.
The long-awaited return of WEC lightweight champ Jamie Varner (16-2
MMA, 4-0 WEC) is now official, and the Arizona Combat Sports product
meets interim champ Benson Henderson (10-1 MMA, 3-0 WEC) at WEC 46.
The WEC today officially announced the lightweight unification bout as
well as a featherweight contest between former champ Urijah Faber (22-3
MMA, 7-2 WEC) and top contender Raphael Assuncao (14-1 MMA, 2-0 WEC) at the recently
WEC 46 takes place Jan. 10 at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, Calif.