Josh Thomson 'figured' Anthony Pettis was 'going to back out' of UFC on FOX 9 title fight
When UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis withdrew from a scheduled title defense against Josh Thomson in mid-November, citing the latest in a long string of hard luck injuries, well, let's just say Thomson wasn't surprised.
UFC on Fox 9 Q&A with Lightweight Josh Thomson video live stream
Lightweight Josh Thomson impressed in his UFC debut with a second round TKO over former contender Nate Diaz.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
UFC Quick Quote: Josh Thomson knew Anthony Pettis would back out of UFC on FOX 9 title fight
Psychic? Josh Thomson wasn't holding his breath when he got the nod to face Anthony Pettis for the UFC lightweight championship, saying that he knew "Showtime" would eventually pull out of the fight for some reason or another based on his track record.
A Complete Guide to UFC on Fox 9
The card took a hit when Anthony Pettis was injured and no longer able to defend his lightweight title against T.J. Grant.
The MMA Hour with Mark Hunt, Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor, Ben...
The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when: 1:00 p.m. ET -- Daniel Cormier will talk about his light heavyweight debut against Rashad Evans at UFC 170 .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
UFC on Fox 9: Johnson vs. Benavidez 2 fight card
A look at next Saturday's UFC on Fox 9 fight card from Sacramento, CA, which sees flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defend his title against Joseph Benavidez.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Top 5 Lightweights Who Deserve A Title Shot
For the past several years, the UFC lightweight division has been one of the most stacked division in the organization.
Nate Diaz Continues Twitter Feud with 'One Fight a Year' Anthony Pettis
Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz is back in the title picture after a convincing TKO victory over Gray Maynard at The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 Finale last week.
Roufus: "We Haven't Even Seen the Best" of Pettis
There's no denying Anthony Pettis has had a monster year, as after taking out Donald Cerrone back in January, he tapped out Benson Henderson in August to become UFC lightweight champ.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Duke Roufus on Ben Askren's situation, Anthony Pettis' injury...
When Bellator MMA released its undefeated welterweight champion, polarizing former Olympian Ben Askren , in mid-November, it seemed to be a foregone conclusion that one of mixed martial arts' premier wrestlers would quickly find a new home in the UFC.
Anthony Pettis Not Sure Jose Aldo Survives Ricardo Lamas
Currently, Pettis is targeting a return to action next summer after undergoing knee surgery, while Aldo - the UFC featherweight champion - is scheduled to face Ricardo Lamas in early 2014.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Anthony Pettis Expected to be Sidelined Six to Eight Months, Hopes for Nate Diaz Upon Return
UFC lightweight champion Antony Pettis is scheduled to undergo surgery on Dec. 12 to repair a torn posterior cruciate ligament.
UFC: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Gilbert Melendez Should Be Booked
One of the most exciting lightweight fighters in the UFC right now is Khabib Nurmagomedov .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
John Dodson Injured, out of UFC on Fox 9 Bout with Scott Jorgensen
According to MMAjunkie , Dodson withdrew from his scheduled fight against Scott Jorgensen after suffering an injury in training, leaving the UFC to do some last-minute shuffling.
Benson Henderson vs. Josh Thomson one of four announced UFC on FOX 10 fights
Unlike the five UFC on FOX events before it, UFC on FOX 10 on Jan. 25 won't be headlined by a title fight.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Tremendous Tirades - UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis
UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis Posted by Larry Csonka on 12.03.2013 Anthony Pettis defeated Ben Henderson, again, to win another Lightweight Title, Josh Barnett defeated Frank Mir quickly in the first round and more! 411's Larry Csonka checks in to review UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis ... In the spirit of full disclosure, the following DVD set was ... (more)
UFC Champ Anthony Pettis Receives Certificate of Achievement From Wisconsin Governor
UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis received a Certificate of Achievement from the Governor of Wisconsin on Monday for his fighting achievements as well as his charitable and community efforts.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
TUF 18 Finale: Nate Diaz just might 'sit on sideline' until 'someone...
Nate Diaz smashed Gray Maynard last night at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale. And at the post-fight press conference moments later, Diaz couldn't help but take a pot shot at division champion, Anthony Pettis.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Josh Thomson: Ben Henderson more of a threat to me at UFC on FOX 10 than Anthony Pettis
Is Ben Henderson a bigger threat than current UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis? Josh Thomson, the man who will meet "Smooth" at UFC on Fox 10, says yes.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
UFC on Fox 10: Henderson vs. Thomson fight card shaping up
The UFC returns to Chicago in late January for UFC on Fox 10 in the United Center.