What did it take to change Jose Aldo's mind in agreeing to grant Anthony Pettis a title shot? Simply a title shot of his own if he should win.
Shifting gears, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has decided to defend his belt against Anthony Pettis.
Aldo has no grounds to refuse the Aug. 3 bout, and his title is in danger of being stripped.
The UFC recently announced Anthony Pettis would drop down to 145 pounds to challenge featherweight champ Jose Aldo, but now Aldo is refusing to fight Pettis.
Ask and ye shall receive. That’s what Anthony Pettis did – he asked for a chance to drop to featherweight and challenge Jose Aldo for the UFC belt – and he was answered with a resounding, “Y...
UFC lightweight contender Anthony Pettis will cut to featherweight to challenge 145-pound champion Jose Aldo.
Jose Aldo didn't even get a chance to shine his belt on Saturday night before a former lightweight champion challenged him for the next crack at the title.
Just when you think the featherweight division is fresh out of challengers, a young phenom offers himself up.
With their impressive victories at UFC on Fox 6, Ricardo Lamas and Anthony Pettis are beating down the doors to the top of their respective divisions.
Anthony Pettis has been here before.