Sports

Diego Sanchez is Moving to Lightweight

| by

Diego Sanchez has taken to announcing his latest information on Twitter, as the former UFC lightweight contender revealed some news on his upcoming fight.

Sanchez, a former Ultimate Fighter winner, will be returning to the ranks of 155 pounds after a brief stop at welterweight. Sanchez (23-5) went 2-2 in four bouts at 170 pounds, including a loss to Jake Ellenberger earlier this year.

Popular Video

A judge looked this inmate straight in the eyes and said something that left the entire courtroom in tears:

Popular Video

A judge looked this inmate straight in the eyes and said something that left the entire courtroom in tears:

"MY NEXT FIGHT WILL BE AT LIGHTWEIGHT," Sanchez posted, using all caps as only "The Dream" can. "Announcement about my next fight will be coming soon this week."

Sanchez earned himself a shot at then-champion BJ Penn when he bested Clay Guida. However, Penn picked him apart, earning a decision victory.

Related Content

Get more great MMA news and analysis over at Fightline.