Tag Archives | Anthony Pettis

Reminder: Watch UFC Fight Night 81 at Kalapaki Joe’s!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     The octagon returns to Boston this Sunday for UFC Fight Night 81, a 13-bout fight card headlined by a bantamweight title fight featuring current champ T.J. Dillashaw defending his strap against former title holder Dominick Cruz. Also on the card is a key lightweight tilt showcasing […]

Eddie Alvarez says he is booked to fight Pettis this January in Boston‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez (26-4 MMA) recently took to twitter to announce that his rumoured fight with former UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis (18-3 MMA) is official for the UFC’s January fight card in Boston. @Ealvarezfight: “It’s official, at first I just wanted the […]

Pettis injured, Barboza now faces Jury at UFC on FOX 16‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The injury bug has struck again! This time it’s former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis (18-3 MMA) who has suffered an elbow injury, which will force him out of his scheduled UFC on FOX 16 bout with Myles Jury (15-1 MMA). The news was announced […]

Anthony Pettis vs. Myles Jury added to UFC on FOX 16‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       A key lightweight bout has been added to July’s UFC on FOX 16 event in Chicago, as UFC officials recently announced that former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will take on Myles “Fury” Jury on the evenings main card. Anthony Pettis (18-3 MMA) will […]

UFC 185 produces two new champions!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The UFC crowned two new champions during last night’s UFC 185 event in Dallas, Texas. In the evenings main event, challenger Rafael dos Anjos battered Anthony “Showtime” Pettis for five-straight rounds to earn a unanimous decision victory and the UFC’s coveted lightweight title. It was a brilliant performance […]

Anthony Pettis wants to be the next BJ Penn‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joes Staff Writer)       Current UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis wants to finish his career being known as “the best ever”. “Showtime” is set to face Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of this month’s UFC 185 pay-per-view, where he will defend his lightweight strap for the second […]