Rory MacDonald Decides To Make Change In Training

Rory MacDonald isn’t leaving the Canadian Tristar Gym, he is just going to start doing this how he wants to.

MacDonald is set to face BJ Penn this coming December at UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz, after having the same fight postponed due to a deep cut “Ares” suffered in training earlier this year.

“I’ll still be training at Tristar,” said MacDonald, during an appearance on UFC Tonight. “But I have to do things my way. At the end of the day, I’m the one getting in the cage and taking the risk, and I’m the one making the final call.”

MacDonald is viewed as a future welterweight champion, but will be meeting his toughest foe to date in Penn. “The Prodigy” announced his return to MMA after a self-imposed retirement last year to meet MacDonald.

  • LeoLarios

    sounds like roid rage to me.

Follow MMAConvert

Fight Cards

UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira

Event Date: April 26, 2014
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 118: Dantas vs. Warren

Event Date: May 2, 2014
Broadcast: Spike TV,

Bellator 119: Cooper vs. Halsey

Event Date: May 9, 2014
Broadcast: Spike TV

UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva

Event Date: May 10, 2014
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 120: Alvarez vs. Chandler III

Event Date: May 17, 2014
Broadcast: Pay-per-view

UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw

Event Date: May 24, 2014
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass