Anthony Pettis would love to fight Conor McGregor | UFC Fight Night | ESPN MMA

  • katma 24 Mar 2019
  • Anthony Pettis explains what went through his mind when he jumped off the cage to land the Superman punch to KO Stephen Thompson at UFC Fight Night in Nashville. Pettis reacts to Conor McGregor's tweet, and "Showtime" says he'd love to fight McGregor and wouldn't mind doing it in Ireland. Pettis' head coach Duke Roufus joins the interview and the two explain their close relationship.
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  • Garden Organic
    Garden Organic 7 gün önce +1

    If Conor actually wants to be a serious contender he wouldve already booked a fight with Tony. If Conor lost to the champ and wants nothing to do with the next best guy on a 12 fight win streak, then he isn’t worth mentioning in a serious conversation. Let him have the rare one off fight with some jerk off like Nate Diaz

  • Trip Trapper
    Trip Trapper Aylar önce

    Yo Anthony penis bro you sorry dude everybody tells you you like the worst fighter in the MMA octagon bro I kick KO you my grandma on TKO you and my little brother could KO you. Bro last time I checked Tony ko'd you... bro you suck............. you got lucky on the Wonder Boy fight and now you act like you're the world champion stop pronates going to trash you dude......... like honestly Road you don't have what it takes to be the best in the world you get ko'd by everyone everyone cares you....
    you're like the KO boy you're
    The Waterboy but worse if the KO Boy

  • MFYrising mayo
    MFYrising mayo 2 aylar önce

    we know wonderboy took a dive, ima address the elephant in the room

  • John Doe
    John Doe 3 aylar önce

    I'd fight Conor for 52 fuckin grandfather would fight him for that kind money... No shit Anthony the bum Pettis would wanna fight him for the money no shit Sherlock....

  • Joon Lee
    Joon Lee 3 aylar önce

    the moment when pettis said his coach filled the role of his dad. you know pettis had teary eyes, maybe just mine haha.hahahah hhnnnnngggggggggggggggggg....

  • Juggling Taxi Famous
    Juggling Taxi Famous 3 aylar önce

    Juggling Taxi 🚖 Graduations

  • Sick And Dying
    Sick And Dying 3 aylar önce

    Watching this again, and why did Megan need to state she was from New Jersey ?? Lmao what difference does it make where she’s from , lol man. Women..

  • Donald Ducko
    Donald Ducko 3 aylar önce

    Funny liberals never protest MMA over toxic masculinity.

  • Jack KIm
    Jack KIm 3 aylar önce

    They deleted the highlights wtf

  • Sage
    Sage 3 aylar önce

    You know Conor is a easy fight when literally everyone is constantly calling him out. Khabib is a superstar now and a undefeated champ and not a single guy has called him out.

  • mr gwanson
    mr gwanson 3 aylar önce

    mcgregor vs pettis would be epic lets be honest

  • James Salie
    James Salie 3 aylar önce

    Tony don't do it you will be hurt.

  • Yung cobe
    Yung cobe 3 aylar önce

    Twood vs Pettis lmao

    THE KING SULTAN 3 aylar önce


  • avery gentry
    avery gentry 3 aylar önce

    Conor would kill this kid after seeing Wonderboy wore his ass out, Got a lucky superman punch to get it done.

    • Luka
      Luka 2 aylar önce

      Just wasn't lucky, though.

  • Humza Zafar
    Humza Zafar 3 aylar önce +1

    Pettis isn’t even on mcgregor’s or Stephen Thomson’s level. He got lucky with that punch. A real mma fan will not really consider him on the level we’re talking about.

    • Luka
      Luka 2 aylar önce

      A real MMA fan won't say that was a lucky punch.

  • Joan Nyemb
    Joan Nyemb 3 aylar önce

    Well none of that is happening now.

  • yes go
    yes go 3 aylar önce

    Winning VIA lucky punch and now he is calling out Conor. Dude, Thompson was beating the hell out of you but unfortunately he was stupid enough to let his guards down. The fuck, you dont deserve a fight vs Connor. Btw, he just announced his "retirement". Lol

    YOUNG ELA 3 aylar önce

    Something Tyrone couldn't do

  • amnesiai
    amnesiai 3 aylar önce

    I want to see connor get rag dolled by khabib again

  • BigMacKaz
    BigMacKaz 3 aylar önce

    Not gonna happen anymore since Connor retired

  • Rusty Hustler
    Rusty Hustler 3 aylar önce

    Well of course he would.
    I would get in the ring and fight CM for that kind of money.
    With swords.

  • Christopher andrew
    Christopher andrew 3 aylar önce

    It's all fun and games till someone gets punched in the mouth

  • Davy Crockett
    Davy Crockett 3 aylar önce +1

    Fuck google fuck the resistance lets fight🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳

  • Ganja Gaming
    Ganja Gaming 3 aylar önce +1

    So many fighters want to fight Conor, do they know that McGregor retired yet?

  • sexy korean girl
    sexy korean girl 3 aylar önce +1

    its not a sport punching people

  • Doug Gunner
    Doug Gunner 3 aylar önce

    love these 4

  • Robert King
    Robert King 3 aylar önce

    And? Does anyone honestly want to listen to Conor bleat trash for a month during the build up as he hawks his whiskey and drags the sport into the dumpster

  • Gustavo Garcia
    Gustavo Garcia 3 aylar önce

    Pettis -"I'll fight anybody",was he referring to Woodley?
    Would dana white do Woodley vs Pettis,
    to fight for a title shot?

  • peter mcgrath
    peter mcgrath 3 aylar önce

    I WANT TO FIGHT CONNER, catch phrase and on the back of the t shirt FOOK CONNER I HATE THE COONT

  • MadakiNomaroishi
    MadakiNomaroishi 3 aylar önce

    Michael Jackson is a pedophile 👌

  • Ali The Konqueror
    Ali The Konqueror 3 aylar önce +1

    *I wanna watch Jon Jones vs Brock Lesnar!!!*

  • Jay Jordan
    Jay Jordan 3 aylar önce +1

    If Pettis fights McGregor I don't care if that fight is on the moon I'm going to watch it

    DREVM 3 aylar önce

    Anderson’s debut was 32 but he didn’t spend years before that cutting hard weight and getting hit by UFC fighters, he was fighting mostly bums. I think him debuting so late had a lot to do with his success. It’s not about age, it’s about miles and your chin.

    DREVM 3 aylar önce +1

    Duke is such a great guy. Love that Pettis has only stayed with him no matter what goes on.

  • indo
    indo 3 aylar önce

    I cant stand a pettis

    DREVM 3 aylar önce

    Hope he doesn’t do himself the disservice of jumping back and forth between weights. Every fighter that’s done that (except for champions) just gets lost in the mix instead of rising toward a title in one division. If he just wants big fights okay but if he wants a title he should pick.

    DREVM 3 aylar önce

    Anyone who knows boxing could see that punch coming all night. Every right Pettis threw kept creeping closer and closer, I was just waiting for it. Had no idea it’d be such a hard shot though, that was wild.

  • indo
    indo 3 aylar önce +1

    Paid off

  • Austyn Joe
    Austyn Joe 3 aylar önce

    Everytime a fighter wins:
    I wanna fight connor

  • Ten Ring
    Ten Ring 3 aylar önce

    Every one wants to suck on Connors nutsack after they win a damn fight be careful what you wish for Mystic Mac will demolish your wore out ass

  • Matthew Rogers
    Matthew Rogers 3 aylar önce

    No way you mean to tell me another fighter wants to fight Mcgreggor thats crazy....what else is the sky blue today

  • Edwin Thompson
    Edwin Thompson 3 aylar önce

    Why is everybody calling out connor hes shite everybody looking for the easy dude

  • GarlicIsGood
    GarlicIsGood 3 aylar önce

    Everyone wanna fight connor obvi for the money duhhhhh

  • James Faragoza
    James Faragoza 3 aylar önce +1

    One lucky punch with a 1-5 in his last fights and he's calling out brock lesnar..... and he's a side talker, i hate people with those chins that aren't symmetrical. It's my ocd.

  • Buck Futtler
    Buck Futtler 3 aylar önce +1

    Wonderboy was picking your ass apart. gotta give props though. AMAZING finish. Askren v Pettis, Wonderboy vs Lawler....lets see em!

    • Buck Futtler
      Buck Futtler 2 aylar önce

      @Luka i have eyes. Everybody that has them saw it.

    • Luka
      Luka 2 aylar önce

      You have no clue what you're talking about.

  • redskngod EL
    redskngod EL 3 aylar önce +1

    Conor always has a lot to say when "strikers" win. Still trying to see if they can get a striker in there with Conor for that easy win.. smh.

    • redskngod EL
      redskngod EL 3 aylar önce

      @William Lewis ., For the record, my comment was a jab at the ufc's need to resucitate Conor's career by ensuring the possibility of him KO'ing of a standup figher. Is that clear enough for ya, genius!!! It was sarcasm. Now go back to studying boxing history.

    • redskngod EL
      redskngod EL 3 aylar önce

      @William Lewis ., I been watching prize-fighter and the UFC when Royce G, put this shyt together. Where the hell were you then? Sitting on ya daddy's lap, watching Barney? Save it, david!!!

    • William Lewis
      William Lewis 3 aylar önce

      You clearly don’t understand the goal of prize fighting and why the UFC or any fight organization is created.

  • Mikey
    Mikey 3 aylar önce

    Takes a special fighter to admit when he's been broken by wrestlers.

  • Insidious Vidz
    Insidious Vidz 3 aylar önce

    Duke is so damn modest and humble; giving Pettis all the credit. He’s a brilliant coach. Creating the most underrated camp. Managing egos like Woodley, Sergio, Anthony, Felder all in one gym! Never any controversy. If Jones were kicked out of Jackson-Wink ONE day we would hear about it the same day.

  • D D
    D D 3 aylar önce

    Can we just officially say EVERYONE wants to fight Conor and make millions of dollars? Sick of people way bigger than Conor and way down in the rankings trying to call out the CHAMP CHAMP

  • Abram Porras
    Abram Porras 3 aylar önce

    It would be good for Conor to STFU already I feel like I'll go piece that bitch up if it would get him to quit harping

  • Lindel Red
    Lindel Red 3 aylar önce

    Do it for Milwaukee

  • Familia Story
    Familia Story 3 aylar önce

    U Wanna Go Night Night Nigga, It Almost Throw Hands Thursday! 💯👍✔

  • Eloel
    Eloel 3 aylar önce

    dude was getting destroyed and pulled the lucky punch of the decade. stop the nonsense hype.

  • kozmik__WZRD
    kozmik__WZRD 3 aylar önce

    He's wearing sunglasses indoors. Enough said.

  • William Freeze
    William Freeze 3 aylar önce

    Pettis has been looking good his past two fights. People forget Anthony was holding his own against Tony until his hand broke!

  • Anthony Tubbs
    Anthony Tubbs 3 aylar önce

    your washed up bitch! dont mistake LUCKY for Skill

  • Nick C
    Nick C 3 aylar önce

    lol tyron couldnt knock out wonderboy but pettis did and his is a 155er

  • Andy Bailey
    Andy Bailey 3 aylar önce

    Lol who wouldn't now? It's an easy win and for some reason Conor's still ranked in the top 5 so it makes you look good

    THENEWSOCIETYOFTODAY 448 3 aylar önce +1

    Pettis said he wont fight jorge Masvidal

  • Baber Khan
    Baber Khan 3 aylar önce

    Pettis will destroy McGregor

  • Jin p
    Jin p 3 aylar önce

    Petits deserves a fight with the bitch conor. Hes earned his stripes, he deserves a huge paycheck.

  • Rico Aguilar
    Rico Aguilar 3 aylar önce

    Im from the 414. Bro you didnt get passed a first round without breaking your hand on one punch against an "ok" fighter!!! Stop it. McGregor would DESTROY you...

  • Machete Lopez
    Machete Lopez 3 aylar önce

    Please people tell me you see what i see is pettis missing a right hand index knuckle or im going crazy 0:57

  • SoWhatteacup 1333
    SoWhatteacup 1333 3 aylar önce

    Is Connor relevant? His time off and his loss by tap... I think his mouth is writing checks his arse can't cash. Maybe stick with whiskey and find some humility. Watch Rocky 5 maybe? I'm a fan, but you went soft mate.

  • George Soto
    George Soto 3 aylar önce

    Y’all needa have Ben train with duke that boy gots no hands

  • Brian Payton
    Brian Payton 3 aylar önce

    I'm gonna be mad if he fights McGregor

  • Coach
    Coach 3 aylar önce


  • Anonymous
    Anonymous 3 aylar önce

    He looks like bad bunny lol

    ABQ SKY 3 aylar önce

    Conor is not the fight. Khabib is the fight. The McGregor puzzle has been figured out.
    (I can't stand Conors mouth, it makes him a punk.)

  • Prashant Vyas
    Prashant Vyas 3 aylar önce

    Pettis would lose to connor he is an inferior striker.

  • Cameron Close
    Cameron Close 3 aylar önce

    Chuck liddel:id love to fight connor mcgregor

  • CaliFattz
    CaliFattz 3 aylar önce

    He didnt jump off the cage

  • CaliFattz
    CaliFattz 3 aylar önce

    He didnt jump off the cage

  • CaliFattz
    CaliFattz 3 aylar önce

    He didnt jump off the cage

    G UNIT SOILDER 3 aylar önce

    Listen McGregor ain't fighting anyone he's overhyped overpaid overrated he's gonna cherrypick cerrone or some other guy

  • Andrew
    Andrew 3 aylar önce

    To be fair Pettis' last few losses have been to killers

  • Charles Charlemagne
    Charles Charlemagne 3 aylar önce

    Pettis & Duke have a Mike Tyson/Cus D'Amato thing going on.

  • Charles Charlemagne
    Charles Charlemagne 3 aylar önce

    I feel for Wonderboy but good to see Pettis get a win like that.

  • ĞØĐ
    ĞØĐ 3 aylar önce

    Sub to sub everyone
    Sub to sub

  • Killagorilla
    Killagorilla 3 aylar önce

    at this point asking any fighter if he would like to fight Conor McGregor is just irrelievent.

  • Johnny
    Johnny 3 aylar önce

    Fuck ppl have short memories everyone has once again started calling out McNuggets. I mean his only good for trying to get the light shined onto him since he can’t win a fight anymore

  • John Doe
    John Doe 3 aylar önce

    Anthony Pettis LOST TO FOLLOWING IN LAST 4 years..... Rafael dos Anjos, Eddie Alvarez, Edson Barboza, Dustin Poirier, Tony Ferguson. Conor McGregor DESTROYED all of them btw.

    • Charles Charlemagne
      Charles Charlemagne 3 aylar önce

      @John Doe that doesn't mean Conor "destroyed them" like you said. MMA math doesn't always work. They actually have an instagram page dedicated to people like you...check out "casualfightfan" on instagram. Its all comments like yours. I assume you are probably like 13 though so its understandable.

    • John Doe
      John Doe 3 aylar önce

      @Charles Charlemagne Eddie beat rda you tard RDA IS WASHED UP DONE didnt eddie get melted by conor k thx? bye

    • Charles Charlemagne
      Charles Charlemagne 3 aylar önce

      Lol, casual....Conor never fought RDA, Barboza, or Ferguson. You know Google exists, right?

  • MikeGlasses
    MikeGlasses 3 aylar önce

    This just in- “Ill fight Conor too for a payday”

  • Davy Crockett
    Davy Crockett 3 aylar önce +1

    Your all week bitches i can’t wait till the civil war part 2 kicks off demacrats are gonna get there asses beat down in accordance with the second amendment

  • Jak Alone
    Jak Alone 3 aylar önce

    take a ticket lol

  • Branon Fontaine
    Branon Fontaine 3 aylar önce +1

    I'd enjoy watchin McGregor beat the brakes off of Pettis, it'd be hilarious....

  • Cali2FRESH
    Cali2FRESH 3 aylar önce

    Conor who?

  • Sean O'Brieon
    Sean O'Brieon 3 aylar önce

    Gotta wait and see how Conor's horrendous rape case plays out, before people get too carried away.
    Considering the DNA, medical, and CCTV evidence in the hands of the Gardai, he may be going to pay for the lowlife, rancid behaviour.
    ( Was all through Dublin newspapers earlier this year, and recent word is that the young lass has made the statement, overcoming her fears due to death threats to herself and her family members.).... Time will tell, regarding how the case plays out, but, if convicted, he will be in a lot of danger as a sex offender in the Irish Prisons, and with a large price on his head, and a lot of hatred from high up in the Irish underworld.

    • Sean O'Brieon
      Sean O'Brieon 3 aylar önce

      Not a good position to be in, by any means. But, that's the least of what scumbag rapists deserve.

  • Dylan Langhel
    Dylan Langhel 3 aylar önce

    I like hearing duke

  • Dylan Langhel
    Dylan Langhel 3 aylar önce

    I was so wrong about this fight

  • Comrade Fighter
    Comrade Fighter 3 aylar önce +1

    Naw give him purple panties night... not the reds yet‼️

  • RelaxedRonin
    RelaxedRonin 3 aylar önce +1

    Duke is the fucking man - a true martial artist and coach of champions who puts his fighters first.

  • Snoopy
    Snoopy 3 aylar önce

    I wanna see connor vs spence

  • Nico
    Nico 3 aylar önce

    Why did they delete the full fight 😑 I was just starting to like ESPN for showing us the fights afterwards.

  • Skyline Fabrication
    Skyline Fabrication 3 aylar önce

    Pretty certain McGregor would dominate!

  • sdmfbastard
    sdmfbastard 3 aylar önce

    Pettis vs fergason was one of if not the most awesome fights ive ever seen in my 32 years here. It was literally mortal kombat status. crazy flips and trixie tricks

  • Darren Huntington
    Darren Huntington 3 aylar önce

    & what about the kid from your gym who died after being in a cage & you slapped him for slouching after 1st round

  • eric edmunds
    eric edmunds 3 aylar önce

    Pettis has had a little luck lately but he’ll get smoked again soon. Hasn’t been same since RDA fight!

  • Brayan Miranda
    Brayan Miranda 3 aylar önce

    Thought Pettis was stroking out when he struggled saying "traditional martial arts style"