Jon Fitch admits that distractions like title talk and elite status clouded his mind in the past, but now the fog has lifted and he's single minded of purpose... read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Jon Fitch no longer seems opposed to fighting WSOF champ Rousimar Palhares, but he also doesn’t seem to have changed his opinion on the Brazilian’s character.Filed under: Featured, News, WSOF read news >>
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Jake Shields will have to wait a little longer to make his World Series of Fighting debut.
According to WSOF president Ray Sefo, Shields has been forced to withdraw from his July 5 fight against Jon Fitch due to injury. The promotion is currently working on finding a replacement to fight Fitch on the same WSOF 11 card.
Shields' manager Lex McMahon wasn't available to comment on the injury.
The 35-year-old Shields (29-7-1, 1 NC) signed with WSOF last month after he was released by the UFC. He mos read news >>
Fans will have to wait a little longer than expected for one of the most-anticipated fights in UFC history.Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier for the UFC light heavyweight title has been moved from Sept. 27 to Jan. 3 due to an ankle injury suffered in training by Jones earlier this week. The news was first reported on FOX Sports 1's "America's Pregame.""It's very disappointing," Cormier told MMAFighting.com. "I started to train very hard. It's a little discouraging, but now I have time to get complete read news >>
WSOF welterweight champ Rousimar Palhares is back in the gym and looking to book a fight. And while he initially expected to face Jon Fitch in September, “Toquinho” says he’s now just waiting to hear when he can fight again.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO -- World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares is back in the gym, and he’s training to beat Jon Fitch.
The leglock specialist asked to be taken off the WSOF 11 card on July 5 to assist his mother on her surgery for thrombosis in her legs, but Fitch, who was set to fight for the welterweight title, didn’t approve of his decision.
Fitch called Palhares "unprofessional", wishing he had "manned up" and fought him. By saying that, he made things personal.
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WSOF’s Jon Fitch isn’t too bent out of shape that the promotion has gone through four potential opponents before finally landing on veteran Dennis Hallman. Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>
Later today, Jon Fitch co-headlines WSOF 11 while coming off his first WSOF win. But did he really deserve it?Filed under: News, Videos, WSOF read news >>
The fix may soon be in, according to one former employee.
The issue isn't whether you're paranoid Lenny. The issue is whether you're paranoid enough.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight number one contender, Jon Fitch, is speaking out against his old employer, as it continues to devalue fighters it deems "boring" ... to the point where top-ranked fighters like Jake Shields are out of work.
Unlike World Series of Fighting (WSOF), Fitch tells Bloody Elbow, a promotion which ha read news >>
Jon Fitch talks about why he wouldn't be surprised to see the UFC fixing fights, his unique cryptocurrency sponsorship and his take on oversaturation in MMA.
Jon Fitch is fighting in the co-main event of this weekend's World Series of Fighting 11 card, which is airing for the first time on NBC, live on July 5th at 4pm ET/ 1pm PT. Our own Steph Daniels got an exclusive interview with him for Bloody Elbow covering everything from his crowd funded sponsorship by a cryptocurrency to his thoughts abo read news >>
In our latest WSOF 11 sit-down with MMAjunkie’s John Morgan, co-headliners Jon Fitch and Dennis Hallman hit on a variety of topics, including Fitch’s growing resentment toward reigning WSOF welterweight champ Rousimar Palhares.Filed under: Featured Videos, (...) read news >>