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B.J. Penn pulls out of UFC 132

Updated: April 8, 2011, 3:43 PM ET
By Josh Gross | ESPN.com

Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion B.J. Penn will not fight at UFC 132.

A source close to the situation told ESPN.com that Penn's decision stems from an injury that could require rehabilitation. Penn later confirmed in a posting on YouTube on Friday that he won't fight because of a shoulder injury.

The 32-year-old Hawaiian was originally scheduled to fight Jon Fitch in a rematch of a February draw in Sydney, Australia. However last week it was reported that ...

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