Pros react to Pettis submitting Henderson

Sunday, September 01, 2013

Anthony Pettis looked as impressive as he ever as submitting Benson Henderson at UFC 164 to become the UFC lightweight champion. His performance of course got a reaction from fans and media, and thanks to Twitter we can see the first reaction from some of the MMA and sport’s biggest names:

It’s even more impressive that #Pettis submitted #Henderson instead winning by KO in my opinion. #UFC164 #AndNew

read Kenny Florian’s official Twitter…

Great night of fights!!!!! @Showtimepettis showed he was better tonight. @BensonHenderson will be back??

read Shane Victorino’s official Twitter…

Like I said…Pettis is a super talented cat…#newchamp

read Steve Austin’s official Twitter…

awesome sub

read Chuck Liddell’s official Twitter…

Oh it got loud when @Showtimepettis won. RT @Morganti13: @Jens_Pulver @ufc So how loud did it just get in there 🙂

read Jens Pulver’s official Twitter…