Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis vowed to return following a third consecutive loss Saturday night at UFC 197.
“Showtime” was bested by Edson Barboza via decision, adding to losses suffered – also by decision – to Eddie Alvarez and Rafael dos Anjos.
Congrats @EdsonBarbozaJR honor to share the octagon with you! Shed my tears and back to the grind… This is all I know. Thx to my team!!!
— Anthony Pettis (@Showtimepettis) April 24, 2016