HENDERSON PLANNING FOR BELT

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Dan Henderson has said that he has been there and done it and is looking for more belts in the future to relive the moments of his career. But his fight with Rafael "Feijão" Cavalcante this Saturday night in Columbus, Ohio, borders on something more like déjà vu.

Three years ago almost to the day, also in Columbus, Henderson challenged another Black House product for his second crack at a major title within an organization. On that occasion, the fight came against Anderson Silva in Henderson's debut as a middleweight for the UFC to unify the 185-pound titles. Henderson lost that bid, just as he did bouts against Quinton Jackson (at UFC 75, for the unification of the light heavyweight belts) and Jake Shields (a middleweight title fight). And here we are now -- three years, five fights and a punch heard 'round the world later -- all to arrive at a dangling set of parallels.