BJ Penn (14-5-1) will look to defend his lightweight belt for the third time on December 12th in Memphis, Tennessee against Diego Sanchez (21-2). Below, both fighters talk about the bout which will serve as the main event at UFC 107.
“When was the last time someone went right after Diego Sanchez? That’s a question that his coaches better figure out. I’m coming baby!”
“If you truly ask BJ Penn ‘who is the best at 155 in the world besides himself?’ – he’s going to say Diego Sanchez. Now I’m the big guy taking you down in the cage and it’s been a damn long time (coming)”