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Anthony Pettis Not Dropping to Featherweight, Eyes Lightweight Title in 2012   [View Full Version]
prophecy033 » Posted 7/4/07 4:41:00AM

Anthony Pettis may not be getting the next crack at the UFC lightweight title, but he’s not going anywhere but on a hunt for the next best challenge at 155lbs.

During UFC Tonight on Fuel TV on Tuesday, it was reported that Pettis was possibly considering a drop to 145lbs and challenging featherweight champion Jose Aldo.

While it was anything but a done deal, the possibility seemed to exist.


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airkerma » Posted 1/6/10 12:05:00PM

Looks like he has some time to kill...maybe he likes fishing? I like this more than dropping to FW, he had much more to lose by dropping.

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Twenty20Dollars » Posted 6/21/07 4:27:00PM

I think don't think anyone should just get to drop down a weight class and fight for a title soon.

Hendo, Pettis, Edgar.

You need to fight in that division a few times before you get a title shot. Can't just leapfrog people who have been fighting in that division.



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