UFC 150 Photo: Ben Henderson Disfigures Frankie Edgar's Face With A Head Kick

Ben Henderson drills Frankie Edgar with a head kick during UFC 150 at the Pepsi Center in Denver on Sat., Aug. 11, 2012. -- Photo by Esther Lin for MMA Fighting

Ben Henderson narrowly edged Frankie Edgar with a split decision in a truly close fight. During the closing moments of the bout, Benson landed a head kick, and our favorite photographer, Esther Lin was there to capture it perfectly.

Shown above is the well timed and captured 'kick face' (or whatever you want to call that), where Henderson's strike disfigures Edgar's face in a photo that I can only describe as both gruesome and beautiful.


Related: UFC 150 Video: Ben Henderson Wins Controversial Decision Over Frankie Edgar | FightMetric Stats Have Ben Henderson Vs. Frankie Edgar A Draw | UFC 150: Henderson Vs. Edgar Results And Post-Fight Analysis


Check out a bigger version of the photo after the jump. For more event photos, visit the full gallery from our friends over at MMA Fighting.

Bigger Version (best viewed at wide-mode):

http://cdn0.sbnation.com/entry_photo_images/5002458/124_Benson_Henderson_vs_Frankie_Edgar_gallery_post.jpg

More coverage of the event, here's our live blog for all the blow by blow action:

UFC 150: Henderson Vs. Edgar II - Live Results And Play-By-Play For PPV

UFC 150: Henderson Vs. Edgar II - Live Results And Play-By-Play For Undercard

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