Anthony Pettis Tag

Kenny Florian Looks to Possible Return at U...

Jan 11, 2011Comments off220 Views

With good news from his doctors, Kenny Florian is hoping to return in late May or June which could place the Boston native on UFC

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Anthony Pettis Will Fight Again Instead of ...

Jan 07, 2011Comments off643 Views

With Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard lined up for a trilogy in 2011, top contender Anthony Pettis has opted not to sit and wait and

UFC 125: Edgar vs. Maynard 3 On Tap Next; P...

Jan 02, 2011Comments off470 Views

UFC President has changed his mind and fans can expect Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard 3 before Anthony Pettis gets his shot at the lightweight

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UFC 125: Epic War Ends in Draw Between Edga...

Jan 02, 2011Comments off393 Views

It looks a trilogy of fights between Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard, as the main event of UFC 125 ended in a draw after an

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Anthony Pettis Makes His UFC 125 Pick for E...

Jan 01, 2011Comments off451 Views

Anthony Pettis could be just a few months away from realizing his ultimate dream of winning the UFC lightweight title, and the next step begins

ESPN SportsCenter Names Anthony Pettis̵...

Dec 31, 2010Comments off777 Views

Anthony Pettis can add another accolade onto his already phenomenal 2010, as ESPN's SportsCenter named his "Showtime kick" the No. 8 top play of all

MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday: Anthony Pettis, Ta...

Dec 28, 2010Comments off458 Views

Tune into MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday night starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT as Anthony Pettis, Tarec Saffiedine and trainer Duke Roufus join the show.

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UFC Champ Frankie Edgar A “Good Fit&#...

Dec 24, 2010Comments off709 Views

Currently an assistant coach at Rutgers University, UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar says he would be a "good fit" to lead a team on "The

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UFC 125: Gray Maynard Talks TUF 13 and Welc...

Dec 22, 2010Comments off239 Views

Top UFC lightweight contender Gray Maynard talks about a potential coaching gig on TUF 13 and what he thinks about facing Anthony Pettis for his

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WEC 53 Fight Photos, The Final World Extrem...

Dec 21, 2010Comments off440 Views

WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis was the final event in World Extreme Cagefighting history. Co-founder Reed Harris handed out his first UFC title belt and

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WEC 53 Postfight Video: Ben Henderson, R...

Dec 18, 2010Comments off496 Views

Ben Henderson isn't going to enter the UFC on the high note that he had hoped. He lost his WEC lightweight belt and UFC No.

Anthony Pettis Awesome Off-The-Wall MMA Kic...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off516 Views

Anthony Pettis uses the cage at WEC 53 to set up an amazing kick – known now as The Showtime Kick – to the head

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Anthony Pettis: “I Want to Be the Bes...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off517 Views

Anthony Pettis chronicles his meteoric rise from the tragic loss of his father to the night where he let the world see the 'Showtime' kick,

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WEC 53 Post-Fight Video: One-on-One With An...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off208 Views

Anthony Pettis took time out after his win over Ben Henderson at WEC 53 to speak with MMAWeekly.com one-on-one, breaking down his off-the-wall kick, and

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Showtime Has Arrived: Pettis Takes The Gold...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off335 Views

They called Anthony Pettis "Showtime" before he ever stepped foot in the cage on Thursday night, but never before has a fighter earned a nickname

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Saying Goodbye To The WEC

Dec 16, 2010Comments off522 Views

From humble beginnings in 2001, the WEC was built up to be one of the best MMA promotions ever, and on Thursday night when the

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WEC 53 Weigh-in Photos: Henderson vs. Petti...

Dec 15, 2010Comments off264 Views

MMAWeekly.com was on location at the Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Az., for the WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis weigh-ins. Scott Petersen captured the weigh-ins in

WEC 53 Weigh-in Highlight Video for Henders...

Dec 15, 2010Comments off247 Views

Highlights from the WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis weigh-in from Glendale, Az., where WEC lightweight champion Ben Henderson defends his belt against Anthony Pettis, and

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WEC 53 Weigh-in Results: Henderson vs. Pett...

Dec 15, 2010Comments off372 Views

The fighters for Thursday's WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis, the final WEC event before it merges into the UFC, weigh in Wednesday at the Jobbing.com

WEC 53 Live Play-by-Play: Ben Henderson vs....

Dec 15, 2010Comments off1198 Views

WEC 53 play-by-play coverage of Ben Henderson vs. Anthony Pettis at the Jobbing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona.

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WEC 53: Anthony Pettis Looks to Expose Hole...

Dec 14, 2010Comments off327 Views

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is gearing up for the biggest transition of his professional career. At WEC 53, he’ll face the current WEC lightweight champion Ben

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Ben Henderson Ready To Answer Questions Abo...

Dec 14, 2010Comments off361 Views

Ben Henderson has heard the question over and over again...how would you do against the UFC's lightweights? The plan to answer that starts Thursday

WEC Bantamweight Champion Will Leave With T...

Dec 07, 2010Comments off621 Views

The WEC will give the bantamweight winner next week two belts to go home with, while either Ben Henderson or Anthony Pettis will leave with

MMAWeekly Radio Monday: John Howard, Ricard...

Nov 29, 2010Comments off602 Views

MMAWeekly Radio Monday night will feature John Howard, Ricardo Almeida and Anthony Pettis. Tune in starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT to catch the show.

WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis Fight Card Fin...

Nov 29, 2010Comments off405 Views

World Extreme Cagefighting on Monday finalized the fight card for WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis, which takes place Dec. 16 near Phoenix.

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Dana White On UFC Lightweight Division: ...

Nov 27, 2010Comments off411 Views

UFC president Dana White believes the influx of the WEC lightweights will put all the 155lb fighters on notice that it's a dog eat dog

WEC 53 Bout Between Brad Pickett and Ivan M...

Nov 05, 2010Comments off325 Views

The WEC on Friday made a bantamweight bout between Brad Pickett and Ivan Menjivar official for its farewell event WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis.

WEC 53 Fight Card Filling Up Before UFC Mer...

Nov 03, 2010Comments off323 Views

As the WEC gets ready to fold into the UFC, the promotion is stacking up its final fight card with some of the top names

Managers On UFC-WEC Merger Positives &...

Oct 30, 2010Comments off583 Views

Managers working with some of the WEC's best talk about the upcoming UFC-WEC merger and the positives and negatives that go along with it.

UFC-WEC Merger: Will The Lightweight Divisi...

Oct 29, 2010Comments off412 Views

Once the UFC and WEC lightweight divisions converge, the weight class will have over 70 fighters under contract. Will the 155-pounders be on a shorter