UFC Tells Donald Cerrone He Will Have To Wait For Title Shot Against dos Anjos In December

During last nights episode of UFC Tonight it was reported that Cerrone has been told by the UFC that he will get the next shot to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight title, currently dos Anjos is recovering from surgery to repair a torn MCL, and is expected to be ready to fight again in December.

Cerrone did initially indicate that he would wait out the timetable for dos Anjos’ return, in the last week he seemed to have changed his mind. Heres what tweeted the following last week:

“So I woke up this morning thinking I’m not really the sit around until December kinda guy??”

According to the sources, Cerrone asked the UFC for another fight while dos Anjos’ recovers, but the UFC told him no, that he was getting the title shot and he will have to wait it out.

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