In an incredible night of WEC fighting action, Anthony “Showtime” Pettis truly did his thing. He was able to fend off the Champion Ben Henderson to get the big win and make his move to the UFC to await the winner of Greg Maynard and Frankie Edgar.
Anthony “Showtime” Pettis made his professional MMA debut in December 2007. He compiled an undefeated record of 6-0 in shows all based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin before debuting with the WEC,
Pettis is coached by legendary Kickboxer and MMA trainer Duke Roufus and is a member of Roufusport, Milwaukee, WI USA. He trains with fighters such as Pat Barry, Matt Mitrione, Eric Schafer, Alan Belcher, Erik Koch and Ben Askren.