863 Search Results for anthony pettis

Sep 21, 2015 2:29 pm

Alvarez is “baffled” by amount of people favoring Pettis

After the Ultimate Fighting Championship absorbed the likes of Strikeforce and World Extreme Cagefighting, diehard fans of mixed martial arts got to see a lot of their dream fights come to life. With Eddie Alvarez dominating the scene in Bellator at the time, though, fans still pondered who the best in the world truly was....

Aug 20, 2015 1:53 pm

Khabib Eyeing Pettis In December

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedv is looking to return to the octagon, after he’s all healed up from his knee injury, with a big fight. The Undefeated fighter recently talked to Bleacher Report and told them that he would like to fight former lightweight champion Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis. The two of them have had their feuds...

Aug 17, 2015 2:00 pm

Khabib eyeing Pettis for return fight, will settle for two other fighters

“I want to fight Anthony Pettis because he is the No. 1 ranking. All my life I wanted fight against best fighters. Now, the best fighter in the lightweight division is Rafael Dos Años, but he already have opponent, Cowboy Cerrone, so who’s next? Anthony Pettis. So, I want to fight him.” “If the UFC...

Aug 11, 2015 12:01 am

Holy Sh*t! Did Pettis Just Knock Out His Coach Duke Rufus? — WATCH!

So, I don’t think he was supposed to do that. Check out this old video of what seems to be former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis KO’ing his coach Duke Rufus during training. What do you guys think, real or fake? UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

Aug 8, 2015 7:37 am

Things Get Awkward For Khabib And Pettis During Bus Ride

  UFC lightweights Khabib Nurmagomedov and Anthony Pettis haven’t exactly been supportive when it comes to their back and forth on social media. After Pettis lost the title to Rafael dos Anjos, Khabib took to Twitter and told him to back to the prelims. After Khabib got injured again and had to pull out of...

Jul 23, 2015 9:23 am

‘Showtime’ Pettis Down For Scrap With ‘Irrelevant’ Nate Diaz

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis has not fought since losing his title to Rafael dos Anjos at March’s UFC 185 event in Dallas. Pettis was scheduled to compete against Myles Jury at this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16 card in Chicago, but was forced to withdraw from the event with an injury. “Showtime”...

Jun 14, 2015 12:45 pm

Nate Diaz Calls Out Alvarez and Pettis: ‘Man Up and Fight Me!’

UFC favorite Nate Diaz has been missing from the octagon for quite some time, but he recently made an appearance to call out Eddie Alvarez on his win at “UFC 188”, then proceeded to challenge Alvarez and Anthony Pettis. “I think Gilbert Melendez won round one, and round two. I don’t think Alvarez did much...

Jun 12, 2015 7:41 am

Pettis: ‘As A Man, I Need That Rematch”

“As a man, I need that rematch. I know I can do better than that, and that’s what I want.” “If he has the belt, that’s what I want. If he doesn’t have the belt, I want him.” “Going into the fight, I just felt off,” he said. “I was hitting him with shots; I...

May 21, 2015 8:04 pm

Pettis: I may have a busted elbow, but I’m still fighting wrinkles

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis may have suffered an injury that forced him to pull out of a fight, but he was feeling good enough to fight wrinkles this week! Pettis suffered an arm injury that forced him out of his fight with Myles Jury in Chicago, Illinois at “UFC on FOX 16”. Pettis underwent successful surgery...

May 6, 2015 2:01 am

“Humbled” Khabib Responds to Pettis’ Elbow Injury

Lightweights Anthony Pettis and Khabib Nurmagomedov have been sidelined with injuries they sustained during their training camps. Nurmagomedov was preparing for his fight against Donald Cerrone at “UFC 187” and Pettis was training for Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16”. After Nurmagomedov fell to injury, Pettis was quick to jump on social media and...

May 6, 2015 2:00 am

SHOTS FIRED! Diaz Puts ‘Rookies’ Pettis and Khabib on Blast

After disappearing for a few months, the injury-plague has returned to the octagon and training camps around the UFC! The latest fighter to fall victim to an injury is former UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis. Pettis, like Nurmagomedov, was injured while training and will be out of action for a few months. Nate Diaz doesn’t...

May 1, 2015 9:15 am

Former Champ Pettis Clarifies Anti-Khabib Remarks

Minutes after it was announced that Khabib Nurmagomedov would be forced out of his UFC 187 bout with Donald Cerrone, “Showtime” was there to throw salt in the wound. Pettis took to social media upon hearing the news and told Nurmy he hopes the disability checks pay well. While this was sent out as a...

Apr 30, 2015 11:35 am

PETTIS! Channelling L.L. ‘Don’t call it a Come Back’

Anthony Pettis is showing off his skills as he prepares for an octagon return! He chose the music to this video carefully; Pettis never left so you better not call it a comeback! Pettis is looking to BOUNCE back, though, from a tough loss to Rafael dos Anjos. Check out this new training footage of...

Apr 25, 2015 2:00 am

Pettis and Lucky Fan Blasts Through Heads with “Showtime Kick”

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis and a lucky fan got to train some of the former lightweight champion’s moves together and execute them on dummies. By the time the training session was at its end, the fan was able to do the “Showtime Kick”! Check out the video below: Training with the best makes you the best....

Apr 14, 2015 3:01 pm

Dillashaw/Barao II, Pettis, and Tate Added to UFC on FOX 16!

We have fight news! TJ Dillashaw is set to defend his championship against Renan Barao at UFC on FOX 16! The bout was originally scheduled to takes place at UFC 186 but Dillashaw was forced to pull out due to an injury. Anthony Pettis has also been added to the card as he is set...

Mar 24, 2015 6:25 am

Pettis says he won’t fight again on the same card as his brother

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis recently joined the MMA Hour to discuss what went wrong in his UFC 185 title fight loss to Rafael dos Anjos and what changes he will need to make going forward. “Showtime” was quick to point out that watching his younger brother Sergio suffer a knockout loss earlier that...

Mar 19, 2015 11:24 am

The Buchholz Breakdown! “Pettis Vs. Dos Anjos” Edition

  What do you get when you combine a former UFC fighter and a former college wrestler/current Mario Kart enthusiast? You get Stud Show Radio, one of the most popular MMA podcast around, hosted by Team Alpha Male’s Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy. Episode 50 went live Tuesday night in a special...

Mar 18, 2015 11:50 pm

Pettis Suffers Orbital Bone Fracture In Title Loss

  Former UFC lightweight champion, Anthony “Showtime” Pettis not only lost his title last Saturday, but he also lost his ability to return to action ASAP. According to the Pettis camp, an initial blow from dos Anjos, early in the first round, actually caused a facial fracture that rendered the former champion unable to see for...