Ellenberger Not Content To Sit Out For Title Shot | UFC NEWS

June 1, 2012 7:40 am by bjpenn.com staff 26 Comments

“I’ve never been one to want to wait, especially when I’m doing well. The whole reason I’m in this sport is to become world champion. Getting that fight is ideal, but at the same time I don’t want to sit out six months or a year.”

As he tells it to ESPN, top welterweight contender Jake Ellenberger does not want to sit out and wait for an eventual title shot if deemed the divisions next contender to the title with a win over Martin Kampmann tonight on FX.

Smart move or are title shots too valuable to risk?

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