Josh Thomson Doesn’t Know If He’s in UFC’s Title Plans, but Wouldn’t Turn It Down (UFC video)


Josh Thomson StrikeforceJosh Thomson has been a Strikeforce lightweight champion. And he was fighting at a championship level the last time he set foot in the Octagon, albeit nine years ago. And he made a huge splash upon his return at UFC on Fox 7 on Saturday night, knocking out Nate Diaz, one of the UFC’s top lightweights.

But does that put him right into the title picture? Thomson says that isn’t for him to decide, but that if the UFC comes knocking, he’s not going to look the other way.

“I did what I could to be impressive and put me up there, but that’s not my decision though,” Thomson said after his fight. “If they want to throw me up there, I’m definitely not gonna turn that (expletive) down.”

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 29 days ago
  • 4 views

Next month Mark Hunt fights for the interim UFC heavyweight title. Check out this video as he recounts the call from UFC executives when they offered him the fight.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 47 views

Former UFC and WEC fighter Josh Grispi and his wife, Kaitlyn, are set to speak on the domestic abuse allegations that have plagued them both in recent months during a Thursday appearance on “Dr. Phil read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 39 views

UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov is ready to prove he’s more accessible to U.S. fans than his name might indicate.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 8 views

Josh Grispi, a veteran of the UFC and several other professional MMA promotions, is currently in jail awaiting trial on allegations of domestic abuse and a raft of other charges. But that didn't prev read news >>

  • 17 days ago
  • 179 views

Watch the video of Ovince St. Preux knocking out Shogun Rua in just 34 seconds in the main event of UFC Fight Night 56 last night (Sat., Nov. 8, 2014) in Uberlandia, Brazil. It's vicious. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 6 views

Watch the third fight from the epic trilogy between Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard from UFC 136 in its entirety. read news >>

  • 11 days ago
  • 705 views

That was fast. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title contender and FOX Sports 1 analyst Chael Sonnen was back on the air, just a few days after hooking up with ESPN as its latest and grea read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 4 views

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez weighs in on the possibility of being stripped of the belt and Fabricio Werdum's UFC 180 interim title win over Mark Hunt. read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 2 views

Soon after wrapping a UFC title around his waist, Fabricio Werdum headed backstage for an impromptu celebration with teammates and friends. Check out the video.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Jump to: