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Rory MacDonald and David Michaud Headline PFL 2

Rory MacDonald draws David Michaud in his first fight in the Professional Fighters League (PFL) 2021 season. The  PFL announced their full fight card for the April 29 event, PFL 2 which is headlined by MacDonald and Michaud along with some other familiar welterweights and light-heavyweights. At the end of...

Anthony Pettis and Clay Collard Headline PFL 1 for 2021 Season

Anthony Pettis and Clay Collard will face each other in the PFL’s first event of the 2021 season. The PFL announced the full lineup for their first event of the 2021 season and along with some familiar names from their previous seasons come some very noticeable new ones. The featherweight...

Anthony Pettis Wants To Enter Boxing Before Career Is Over

Anthony Pettis is a mainstay in MMA but revealed he is interested in crossing over to boxing. Pettis recently signed with PFL and set to be part of the 2021 tournament. The goal for Pettis is to win the 2021 lightweight tournament and then fight in the 2022 tournament at...

Anthony Pettis Explains Decision to Sign With PFL

Anthony Pettis is not looking back after signing the contract to become the newest member of the PFL roster.  Anthony Pettis’ free agency began with him earning a two-fight winning streak after defeating Alex Morono via unanimous decision at UFC on ESPN: Thompson vs. Neal. Following the victory, it looked...

Anthony Pettis Agrees To Join Professional Fighters League

Anthony Pettis has found a new home after agreeing to join the Professional Fighter’s League. Less than 24 hours after Anthony Pettis announced his decision to part ways with the UFC, he has come to terms with the PFL to join its roster. The PFL made the announcement on...

Scott Coker Loves The Idea of Anthony Pettis vs. MVP In Bellator

Scott Coker already has an idea for a strong potential opponent for Anthony Pettis in the event he signs with Bellator MMA. Anthony Pettis announced Tuesday that he will be parting ways with the UFC and exploring other options in free agency. Based on Pettis’ rhetoric, it would seem that...

Anthony Pettis Announces Decision To “Part Ways” With The UFC

Anthony Pettis has announced that he is parting ways with the UFC and exploring free agency. Fresh off of a victory over Alex Morono at UFC Vegas 17, Anthony Pettis has decided to enter free agency following the expiration of his UFC contract. Pettis made the announcement on Tuesday evening: https://twitter.com/Showtimepettis/status/1341549778027483138 “After...

Michel Pereira Wants Anthony Pettis Fight After He Claims “Showtime” Turned Him Down

Michel Pereira is hoping to fight Anthony Pettis next. Pereira derailed the hype of Khaos Williams on Saturday night as he won by decision. However, it wasn't the usual Pereira performance as he didn't do any flips or unusual striking which he says was part of the gameplan. “I tried to...

Anthony Pettis Calls For Rematch Against Tony Ferguson

Anthony Pettis has not relinquished his goal of becoming lightweight champion again, and he believes a rematch against Tony Ferguson is the next step on his path back to gold.  Anthony Pettis has now won two consecutive fights at welterweight after defeating Alex Morono at UFC on ESPN: Thompson vs....

Michel Pereira Accuses Anthony Pettis Of Ducking Him, Pettis Responds

Michel Pereira believes there is a strong chance that Anthony Pettis ducked him for tomorrow’s UFC Vegas 17 card. Tomorrow night, Michel Pereira will be taking on Khaos Williams in a fight that is expected to steal the show at UFC Vegas 17. But if Pereira had it his way,...

Anthony Pettis Reveals He’s On Last Fight Of UFC Deal Ahead Of Alex Morono Fight

Anthony Pettis knows he's on the chopping block of being released by the UFC. The former lightweight champion returned to the win column in May with a decision win over Donald Cerrone. However, entering his UFC Vegas 17 fight against Alex Morono, Pettis is on the final fight of his...

Anthony Pettis Explains Why He’s Fighting Alex Morono: ‘I’m Not Obsessing About Getting Back To A Belt’

Anthony Pettis is returning to the Octagon on December 19. After Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev was off, it was reported Pettis was stepping up on short notice to battle Alex Morono on the card as the event needed another fight. When the fight was announced many were confused as...

Anthony Pettis vs. Alex Morono Added to Dec. 19 Fight Night

UFC on ESPN: Thompson vs. Neal has added a final fight to its lineup when Anthony Pettis faces Alex Morono on December 19. After Leon Edwards and Khamzat Chimaev’s main event was canceled, Stephen Thompson and Geoff Neal was bumped up to the main event, but there was still a...

Renato Moicano: Anthony Pettis Turned Down A Fight With Me

Prior to his scheduled matchup against Magomed Mustafaev on Oct. 17, Renato Moicano claimed former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis turned down a fight with him. "Before they offered me (Mustafaev), UFC say to my manager we want to make Moicano against Pettis," Moicano told MMA News."I think this...

Anthony Pettis Calls Out Anderson Silva, ‘The Spider’ Responds

Anthony Pettis is interested in fighting Anderson Silva. Silva, who has not fought since his UFC 237 loss to Jared Cannonier, has said he wants to fight out his UFC contract. The former middleweight champion called out Conor McGregor for a catchweight fight which the Irishman agreed to but has...