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Memorable kick crowns Anthony Pettis

Originally Published: December 17, 2010
By Brian Knapp | Sherdog.com

Anthony Pettis had the guts to throw a kick for the ages in what can only be described as a leap of faith.

In the closing minute of a memorable five-round affair, with the outcome still very much in doubt, Pettis ran up the side of the cage, sprang forward in one fluid motion and delivered a clean kick to the head of WEC lightweight king Benson Henderson. The blow dropped the champion flat, and though it did not finish the fight, it paved the way to a unanimous decision for Pettis ...

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