Sadollah was fresh off winning the Ultimate Fighter 7 when he encountered the debuting Hendricks. Though Sadollah's hype was the biggest story going into the fight, in the end the match-up actually marked the first time a significant number of fans got a taste of what was to come from Hendricks. 29 seconds into squaring off, Hendricks caught Sadollah and put him down, proving he was much more than an excellent wrestler interested in riding out decision victories.
UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre hasn’t tasted defeat since April 2007, nearly six months before top contender Johny Hendricks had even made his professional debut. Fast-forward to today and you’ve got one of the most anticipated title-defenses of GSP’s career coming up when he meets Hendricks in the main event at UFC 167. Hendricks’ rise to the top has been the result of his heavy-hands and top shelf wrestling, both of which he’ll attempt to employ against St-Pierre this Saturday night. Here’s a look back at the five biggest wins of the bearded brawler’s career… (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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