After living a dream by winning the UFC Lightweight Title, Sean Sherk made his return to the Octagon last Saturday night to defend his championship against Hermes Franca. 5 rounds and a dominanting performance later, Sean Sherk still held his title firmly in his hands.
Now hear what the champ has to say about the fight with Hermes Franca as well as his apparent next match-up with former UFC welterweight champion B.J. Penn that wil take place in November, when MMAWeekly Radio welcomes Sean Sherk to the show on Tuesday night at 9pm EST/6pm PST.
Also on the show will be Sherk’s next opponent, Hawaiian superstar B.J. Penn, who was most recently seen avenging a previous loss to rival Jens Pulver at the Ultimate Fighter 5 finale show, in which he fought at lightweight for the first time in almost 4 years.
At the UFC 73 post fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced that Penn would face Sherk for the lightweight title in November in what is sure to be one of the organization’s biggest fights yet to take place at 155lbs.
Tune in to hear what B.J. has to say about his last fight with Jens Pulver as well as what the future holds for him in the UFC lightweight division and the title shot at current champion Sean Sherk.
Tonight at 9pm EST/6pm PST on MMAWeeklyRadio.com.