BJ Penn: Rory, I accept your challengePosted on June 6, 2012, 05:33 AM by Anton Gurevich
Speaking via BJPenn.com, multi-time UFC champion accepted Rory MacDonald's challenge for a fight at UFC 152 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The match-up is yet to be officially confirmed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, but it is very unlikely that anyone in the company will try to prevent from BJ Penn to scrap again.
At the age of thirty-three, BJ Penn has long ago cemented his status as Mixed Martial Arts legend, holding both UFC Welterweight and Lightweight titles.
However, the fight with Rory MacDonald can be easily labeled as New vs. Old. MacDonald is widely considered as a future UFC Welterweight champion, with a record of 4-1 inside the Octagon. Tristar Gym product last seen brutalizing Che Mills at UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans.
UFC 152 is expected to take place on September 22nd.