WEC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, new UFC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz and others gathered with the media following WEC 53 at Jobing.com Arena late Thursday evening for a post-fight press conference.
Anthony Pettis “ninja-kicks” his way to WEC championship belt over Ben Henderson. Dominick Cruz dominates, takes home UFC gold.
“WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis” airs tonight on VERSUS and is headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Ben Henderson vs. Anthony Pettis and a bantamweight title fight between champion Dominick Cruz vs. Scott Jorgensen.
The ProMMAnow.com staff shares their thoughts and predictions on World Extreme Cagefighting’s final event which takes place this evening in Glendale, Ariz., and airs live on Versus at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Coach Phil Nurse talks about working with UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar as he prepares for Gray Maynard, the idea of GSP moving up in weight to fight Anderson Silva, and more.
The “WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis” fighter weigh-ins take place this afternoon at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Ariz., and are streaming LIVE online at ProMMAnow.com.
Lightweight veteran Bart Palaszewski likes to stand and trade, but if Kamal Shalorus uses his wrestling to take him down, Palaszewski is confident in his ground game.
Lightweight prospect Danny Castillo is making sure his submission defense is up to par for his WEC 53 bout against Will Kerr on Dec. 16.