*12/9 11am ET UPDATE: Anthony “Showtime” Pettis missed weight for his UFC Interim Featherweight Title Fight this morning, weighing in at 148lbs, 3lbs over. Yesterday afternoon at 1pm ET, during this interview, he commented he weighed 151lbs. Although it’s not official, it’s expected Max “Blessed” Holloway will still get the interim title if the fight goes on and Holloway wins. In addition, prelim fighters Valérie Létourneau (117.5lbs) and Rustam Khabilov (158.5lbs) also missed weight. Their fights will go on; they’ve been fined 20% of their purse which goes to their opponent. ##
MMA H.E.A.T.’s Wade Eck spoke to Anthony “Showtime” Pettis about fighting Max Holloway for the UFC Interim Featherweight title on Saturday at UFC 206 in Toronto. Pettis also talks about cutting weight to make 145lbs, whether he’ll fight again at 155lbs, where a fight with Jose Aldo ranks in his career, plus he shares his thoughts about the newly created Mixed Martial Arts Athlete Association (MMAAA).
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