The UFC has finally announced the main event for UFC 164, and it will feature the biggest prize the lightweight division has to offer. Defending UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson will be putting it title on the line against T.J. Grant. Henderson is fresh off razor thin split decision title defense against Gilbert Melendez and Grant has been on an absolute tear since dropping from the welterweight division. Grant has won his last 5 fights and has finished all but two of them. At UFC 160 Grant picked up a knockout win over Gray Maynard just 2:07 into the first round.
UFC officials confirmed the bout on UFC Tonight. UFC 164 takes place August 31 at the HMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. also confirmed for the card are heavyweights Ben Rothwell and Brandon Vera and featherweights Dustin Poirier and Erik Koch.
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