Fight To Win Pro 51 gets new main event

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Benson Henderson has been forced out of his main event match with JT Torres, originally scheduled for Fight To Win Pro 51 this weekend.

Henderson is suffering from an injury related to his most recent MMA fight. It was not possible to find a replacement opponent to face Torres, the 2017 ADCC champion, on such late notice.

The Brooklyn, NY, the event which goes down on Saturday, Oct. 21, gets a new main fight in the form of a black belt lightweight no-gi title match between Gianni Grippo (Marcelo Garcia BJJ) and Justin Rader (Lovato BJJ).

The event features over 25 jiu-jitsu superfights, with top athletes such as Jake Shields, Murilo Santana, Mansher Khera, Marcos Tinoco, and more.

 

Source Link: http://www.flograppling.com/article/62806-benson-henderson-injured-fight-to-win-pro-51-gets-new-main-event

Last modified: October 20, 2017

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