UFC on FOX 9 – Anthony Pettis Obtains Knee Injury But Josh Thompson Fight Still On

It was revealed this week that UFC lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis has obtained a knee injury in training for his UFC on FOX 9 clash with Josh Thomson next month in Sacramento, California, but the fight remains on as he seeks specialist treatment to deal with the issue.

UFC President, Dana White told Fox Sports on Saturday night that Pettis has a knee injury, but is expected to be ready by fight time a month from now. He explained to Fox’s Mike Chiappetta that Pettis has spent the last two days in Las Vegas with Dr. Steven Sanders, an orthopedist at Bone & Joint Specialists.

“He’s going to fight. For sure.”

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