“I want everyone to know right now that I’m injury-free. I don’t want people to write me off because of my my leg, or ring rust, or anything like that. I’m completely prepared for this fight. I’m 100 percent and I’m ready to bring my title back home. If he beats me, it’s because he was the better fighter that night.”
Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson talks to the media during a Wednesday conference call about his impending rematch with interim title-holder Gilbert Melendez on December 19 at Strikeforce: Evolution in San Jose, California and makes it clear that he’s finally ready to return to action after being sidelined since last September with a broken leg.