(Interview by Danny Acosta. Video shot and edited by Rick Lee.)
No. 6-ranked bantamweight and No. 1 WEC contender Scott Jorgensen is supremely confident going into his fight with Dominick Cruz (#1) and has choice words for the champ. Jorgensen will face Cruz in the final WEC Bantweight Championship bout at WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis on Dec. 16 in Glendale, Ariz. The winner will become the final WEC Bantamweight Champion and the first UFC Bantamweight Champion when the promotions merge in 2011. Check back on Fri., Dec. 17 for full analysis of how WEC 53 affected FIGHT!’s rankings.