WEC 46 “Varner vs Henderson” – World Extreme Cagefighting kicks off 2010 with a amazing cared filled with some of the promotions top stars. Headlining the show will be a featherweight title unification bout between champion Jamie Varner and interim champion Ben Henderson. Urijah Faber will also be returning to the cage after recovering from a broken hand he suffered in his slug fest with then champion Mike Brown.
WEC 46 live on Versus, January 10th from the ARCO Arena in Sacramento California.
- Jamie Varner (155) vs. BenHenderson (154.5)
Result: Ben Henderson defeats Jamie Varner via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:41 of R3.
- Raphael Assuncao (146) vs. Urijah Faber (145.5)
Result: Urijah Faber defeats Raphael Assuncao via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:49 of R3.
- Dave Jansen (156) vs. Kamal Shalorus (155)
Result: Kamal Shalorus defeats Dave Jansen via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x2, 29-28)
- Mike Brown (146) vs. Anthony Morrison (146)
Result: Mike Brown defeats Anthony Morrison via Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 1:54 of R1.
- Mackens Semerzier (144.5) vs. Deividas Taurosevicius (146)
Result: Deividas Taurosevicius defeats Mackens Semerzier via Unanimous Decision. (29-28 x3)
- Akitoshi Tamura (135) vs. Charlie Valencia (134)
Result: Charlie Valencia defeats Akitoshi Tamura via Split Decision. (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
- Wagnney Fabiano (136) vs. Clint Godfrey (135.5)
Result: Wagnney Fabiano defeats Clint Godfrey via Unanimous Decision. (30-27 x3)
- Bryan Caraway (146) vs. Mark Hominick (146)
Result: Mark Hominick defeats Bryan Caraway via Submission (Armbar) at 3:48 of R1.
- George Roop (135.5) vs. Eddie Wineland (135.5)
Result: Eddie Wineland defeats George Roop via Unanimous Decision. (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Will Campuzano (136) vs. Coty Wheeler (136)
Result: Will Campuzano defeats Coty “Ox” Wheeler via Unanimous Decision. (30-26, 30-27, 20-27)
- During the WEC 46 broadcast, Jon Jones vs. Brandon Vera officially announced for UFC Fight Night 21, March 21 live on Versus. First UFC broadcast scheduled for Versus.
- Ben Henderson becomes the undisputed WEC Lightweight Champion
- 10,027 fans, earning a live gate of $550,000
- Will Campuzano and Coty Wheeler each earned an additional $10,000 bonus for “Fight Of The Night”.
- Urijah Faber earned an additional $10,000 bonus for “Submission Of The Night”.
- No “KO of the Night” bonus was awarded.