Anthony Pettis Discusses His Upcoming Fight With Gilbert Melendez
Posted by Larry Csonka on 03.18.2014
He wants to knock him out…
- Anthony Pettis recently spoke about his upcoming fight with Gilbert Melendez and more. Here are the highlights…
On Getting to Fight Gilbert Melendez: "Gilbert's going to be a good fight," he said. "I'm excited to coach ‘The Ultimate Fighter.' It should be a fun show, and no, I'm not a wrestler, so I'm looking for the knockout."
On His Prediction For The Fight: "I'm not going to take him down. I'm probably going to knock him out."
On Wanting to Fight Nate Diaz: "To be honest, the guy I really want to fight right now is Nate Diaz," he said. "I think the fans want to see that one, so Nate Diaz is on the radar for sure. For me, Diaz is a good fighter. He could be one of the next guys I fight, but he's the one that talks the most. So I want to settle it."