I didn't have any doubt ... I knew it was close, but I thought I won. He did a great job of dictating early and making me fight while backing up. I started slow because Gil made me start slow. But after the first round, I felt like I was winning.
Great fight ... Everybody was talking about how they scored the fight. Some people had it at a draw. Some had Ben winning. Some had Gil. But that's a Ben Henderson fight. All of his fights go to decisions, and they're controversial decisions. But for his first UFC fight, Gil really came out and rocked tonight.More quotes »
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