White: No Title Shot For Bendo, He’s A Grinder Not A Finisher

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Despite picking up the win this past weekend at UFC on FOX 10, it appears Ben Henderson isn’t in the UFC Lightweight title picture according to President Dana White.

White spoke about Henderson’s title chances post fight and was straight to the point on his … Read the rest

Thomson Feels Henderson Bigger Threat Than Pettis

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Josh Thomson will face Ben Henderson at UFC on FOX 10 on January 25th, 2014 and while its not the title shot he was hoping for before Anthony Pettis was forced out of their UFC on FOX 9 bout due to injury, he feels like … Read the rest

Anthony Pettis Says He’s Too Skilled For Fight Like Melendez vs. Sanchez

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UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis has been in some entertaining fights but none quite as entertaining as the barn burner between Gilbert Melendez and Diego Sanchez a few weeks ago at UFC 166, and don’t hold out hope of seeing anything like that from Pettis in the future either.

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Diego Sanchez Eyeing Anthony Pettis

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Diego Sanchez has an important bout coming up this weekend when he faces Gilbert Melendez at UFC 166 but that didn’t stop the question from being asked this week about how the former TUF winner feels he matches up with current UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis:

“I love the way … Read the rest

TJ Grant Unable To Fight Anthony Pettis, Josh Thomson Steps In

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An injury forced TJ Grant out of a title opportunity against Benson Henderson which would pave the way for Anthony Pettis to step in and win the lightweight championship for himself. Grant was guaranteed the next shot against Pettis in December but instead has decided that the timing for the … Read the rest

UFC 164 Quick Match Results

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The UFC Lightweight title was on the line Saturday evening from the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, WI as Benson Henderson attempted to defend his belt against Anthony “Showtime” Pettis in the main event. Former UFC Heavyweight Champ Josh Barnett also returned to the Octagon for the first time in over … Read the rest

Head Injury Forces TJ Grant Out Of UFC 164, Pettis Steps In

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Canadian TJ Grant had earned himself a shot at the UFC Lightweight Champion, Benson Henderson, with five impressive victories inside the Octagon, the latest a UFC 160 stoppage by Gray Maynard in the first round. Unfortunately for Grant, a concussion suffered in training has put a damper on his title … Read the rest

Josh Thomson And Anthony Pettis Bicker On Twitter

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Things are starting to get heated between Josh Thomson and Anthony Pettis.

Thomson tweeted that he was hoping to get a fight against Pettis after speaking with UFC President Dana White, the two then agreed to fight via Twitter. Pettis would go on state in an interview with MMAFighting … Read the rest

Josh Thomson Vs. Anthony Pettis In The Works, UFC 166 In Texas Possible

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A lightweight match up between Josh Thomson and Anthony Pettis could be in the works for UFC 166 which takes place in October at the Toyota Center in Houston, TX.

During the UFC Fan Expo this past weekend in Las Vegas, Thomson spoke to UFC President Dana White and posted … Read the rest