Anthony Pettis

Anthony Pettis vs Rafael dos Anjos Headlines UFC 185 in Dallas

During last nights UFC 182 pay-per-view, the UFC announced that the headlining bout for UFC 185, which takes lace in Dallas, Texas on March 14th, would be lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis taking on Rafael dos Anjos.

After claiming the UFC lightweight title over Benson Henderson at UFC 164, Pettis then missed 16-months due to injury and the filming of TUF 20, a show he was a coach on. pettis-dosanjos1

Pettis last fought at UFC 181 and became the first man to finish Gilbert Melendez to retain his title.

Rafael dos Anjos is an impressive 8-2 in his last ten fights in the UFC’s Octagon. His last loss was to Khabib Nurmagomedov via unanimous decision at UFC on FOX 11.

Dos Anjos has since won three-straight and put on a very dominant performance in his last fight against Nate Diaz at UFC on FOX 13.

UFC 185 takes place on March 14th, 2015 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. There are no other fights officially added to the card. However, it’s rumored that Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson could be making his UFC return at the event as well.

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