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Jul 26, 2015 6:18 am

Anthony Pettis Wants to Welcome Conor McGregor to Lightweight

If Anthony Pettis regains his UFC Lightweight Championship, he wouldn’t mind welcoming Conor McGregor to the lightweight division. Pettis was forced to watch “UFC on FOX 16” from the analyst’s desk after being pulled from the card due to an injury he suffered in training camp. Lightweights like Nate Diaz have already put Pettis on...

Jun 17, 2015 7:10 am

Why Anthony Pettis Used MMA To Get Away From Street Violence

“Right now, Milwaukee’s murder rate is like up 180 percent. It’s one of our worst spring/summers and it hasn’t even started yet. Me growing up, I lost my dad at a young age. He was killed across the street from my house. Growing up with something like that happening to you, I had both options....

May 12, 2015 7:01 pm

Former UFC Champion Anthony Pettis’ Surgery A Success

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis has been sidelined with yet another injury, but the good news is that his surgery was a success! Pettis was originally scheduled to face Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16” which is set to take place in Chicago, Illinois. An elbow injury he suffered while training forced him out of the...

May 12, 2015 6:29 pm

EASY! Nate Diaz, Anthony Pettis, Same Night No Problem

Khabib Nurmagomedov is back at it again! Even though he is currently sidelined with a knee injury, the mouth of Nurmagomedov is working perfectly fine. On a recent edition of “MMA Hour“, Nurmagomedov claimed he could beat Pettis AND Diaz all on the same night! “I can fight these guys both same night… These guys...


May 11, 2015 4:23 pm

Khabib: ‘Nate Diaz And Anthony Pettis Only Talking Sh*t Cause I’m Injured’

Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently sidelined due to another knee injury. The UFC lightweight hasn’t seen action in the cage for quite some time, but still the trash talk between him and a few other fighters has yet to slow down. Nurmagomedov went on The MMA Hour earlier today and talked about all the words being...

May 8, 2015 2:59 pm

209! Nate Diaz Wants A Fist Fight With Anthony Pettis

Nate Diaz is making it clear that when he returns to the octagon, he wants to be standing across Anthony “Showtime” Pettis. Never one to shy away from pointing out the elephant in the room, Diaz has taken to Twitter to put Pettis on the hot seat for repeatedly pulling out of fights. I’m 23...

May 8, 2015 1:59 pm

SQUASHED? Nurmagomedov Sends A Nice Tweet To Anthony Pettis

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

May 5, 2015 10:00 am

IT’S “SHOWTIME”! Anthony Pettis Looking Like a Champ Again

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis is looking to show the world that he has not lost his championship motivation! Pettis returns to the octagon at “UFC on FOX 16” in Chicago, Illinois. Myles Jury will be looking to make a name for himself by handing Pettis his second loss in a row. Jury better...

Apr 20, 2015 12:21 pm

BETTING ODDS! T.J. Dillashaw, Anthony Pettis Open As Favorites

T.J. Dillashaw and Anthony Pettis have opened as favorites over their opponents, Renan Barao and Myles Jury. According to MMAOddsBreaker.com Dillashaw is the -215 favorite over Barao at +165. Former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis opened as the -350 favorite over Jury at +250. Think theses numbers will stick or change as the fight gets closer?...

Apr 6, 2015 6:49 am

WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje Says Anthony Pettis Believed His Own Hype

The World Series of Fighting’s lightweight champion thinks that he could have beaten former UFC champ Anthony Pettis, just like Rafael dos Anjos did at UFC 185. Justin Gaethje told MMAFighting that he doesn’t think Pettis has ever been through anything as grueling as wrestling and that’s why Dos Anjos was able to wear him...

Apr 3, 2015 12:51 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘Anthony Pettis Is Done’–Exclusive

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov recently spoke with BJPENN.COM reporter Layzie The Savage about several hot topics in MMA, including Conor McGregor, his upcoming fight with Donald Cerrone and of course the Anthony Pettis/Rafael dos Anjos fight. When asked to give his thoughts on the shocking title fight in which the champ, Pettis, was dominated by...

Mar 30, 2015 7:27 am

Anthony Pettis Responds To Benson Henderson Call Out

    Hey remember when Benson Henderson went on a mission via Twitter a few days back to find his next opponent? No, then check this out. Well the former lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis, responded to Henderson with his own tweet, in which he called out two other fighters. CHECK IT OUT BELOW! . @BensonHenderson...

Mar 29, 2015 8:09 am

Anthony Pettis Is ‘Down’ To Fight Nate Diaz

The former UFC lightweight champion still has to recover from his fractured orbital bone suffered against Rafael dos Anjos, but Anthony Pettis already knows of a fight he would love to take. “I haven’t thought about who I want to fight next. I can’t even say when I can fight next. But I would love...

Mar 28, 2015 1:10 pm

Benson Henderson Calls Out Anthony Pettis And Tyron Woodley

Former UFC lightweight Champion Benson “Smooth” Henderson is looking for a fight, and the former champ isn’t looking for an easy one either. Check it: .@TWooodley hey doggie, you got a dance partner yet??? If you promise not to #HulkSmash me I'll be your huckleberry, … — Benson Henderson (@BensonHenderson) March 28, 2015 .@Showtimepettis u...

Mar 16, 2015 11:00 am

Khabib Reacts To Anthony Pettis’ UFC Title Loss

Top UFC lightweight Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov was thoroughly entertained by last weekend’s UFC 185 main event. You see, he holds a very dominant win over the UFC’s new lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos, and he’s confident he can do it again. Arguably the division’s top grappler, the Russian born Nurmagomedov took to twitter to...

Mar 15, 2015 2:58 pm

Nate Diaz Responds To Anthony Pettis’ Loss In Classic Diaz Fashion

        Last night at UFC 185, Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis lost the UFC lightweight title to Rafael dos Anjos. It wasn’t a close fight and Pettis ended up losing every round of the fight which led to a unanimous decision loss. Dos Anjos was able to dictate where the fight went during the...

Mar 15, 2015 11:38 am

Anthony Pettis: ‘I Couldn’t See Out Of My Right Eye The Whole Time’

The MMA world was shocked when two champions lost their belts at UFC 185. Both Carla Esparza and Anthony Pettis got beat up Saturday night and will have to go back to the drawing board in hopes of getting back to the title. Perhaps even more shocking is the way that Pettis got beat. Rafeal...

Mar 15, 2015 11:22 am

Pros React To Rafael dos Anjos Beating Anthony Pettis And Taking The Title

If you missed UFC 185 last night then you missed some crazy MMA action. Not one, but two titles changed hands when Joanna Jedrzejczyk TKO’d Carla Esparza in the second round and Rafael dos Anjos dominated Anthony Pettis for five rounds, out-striking and out-grappling “Showtime”. Understandably, the MMA world was a buzz when the main...

Mar 12, 2015 10:53 am

Anthony Pettis Shows You Why He’s “Dangerous Everywhere”

A video posted by Anthony Pettis (@showtimepettis) on Mar 11, 2015 at 3:36pm PDT UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is doing some pretty fancy maneuvering in this clip. Watch him fight Rafael dos Anjos in this weekend’s UFC 185 main event.

Mar 10, 2015 10:09 am

Khabib: ‘Dos Anjos is going to smash Anthony Pettis’

“I think [dos Anjos] smashes [Pettis] in striking and I think he smashes him on the ground. This is my opinion. I don’t know why, but I think he’ll smash him. Dos Anjos is no easy man. A lot of people watch and think I beat him easy, but it was not easy. It was...

Mar 8, 2015 12:12 pm

Anthony Pettis – “I’m Not Looking past Dos Anjos, I’m looking Through Him”

As UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and UFC bantamweight fighter Sergio Pettis each prepare to fight at UFC 185 March 14, the two brothers joined Inside MMA for an interview with Ron Kruck. In this clip, the Pettis brothers discuss their respective fights and what has been like to train together for this event.

Feb 7, 2015 2:15 pm

Conor McGregor Eyeing Bout With Anthony Pettis

“I think it would be a great fight. Definitely, 155 is in my future. Anthony is phenomenal on the feet. He’s got good jiu-jitsu. I feel it would be a great fight. It’s a fight I have my eyes on.” “As I grow, 155 will be more comfortable to get to. It’ll be less stress...

Jan 13, 2015 10:30 am

OBSESSED! Khabib Continues Call Out Of Anthony Pettis

Top Russian lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov has some of the best credentials in the UFC today. An undefeated fighter and combat sambo world champion, Khabib has the skillset to best anyone, and do so mostly unscathed. At just 26-years-old he’s amassed an impressive 22-0 record, with six UFC wins, and he’s salivating every time the champ...