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  • 14 days ago
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World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares and former UFC title challenger Jon Fitch will square off in the WSOF 16 main event. read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Rousimar Palhares will defend his World Series of Fighting 170-pound title against Jon Fitch at WSOF 16 on Dec. 13. read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Which puts it head-to-head with UFC on FOX 13. Guys, I think they really mean it this time. World Series of Fighting (WSOF) welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares will defend his 170-pound title against fellow Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) castaway Jon Fitch in the headliner of the WSOF 16 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Dec. 13, 2014 at a location to be named. WSOF executive vice president Ali Abdel-Aziz confirmed the pairing to MMA Fighting. Palhares (16-6) was expected to appear las read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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Rousimar Palhares will put his World Series of Fighting welterweight title on the line in December. The submission artist, who tapped Steve Carl with a heel hook in 69 seconds to take his title in March, will defend the 170-pound championship against fellow UFC veteran Jon Fitch on Dec. 13, WSOF executive vice president Ali Abdel-Aziz confirmed to MMAFighting.com on Monday. WSOF 16’s city and venue still are yet to be determined. Palhares (16-6) was initially scheduled to meet Fitch in July, but read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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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 >>

  • 3 months ago
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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. "My fami read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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"Toquinho" became unhappy with Fitch's disapproval over him stepping back away their fight, and told his possible future opponent to take care of his own father. Rousimar Palhares expressed to Combate.com his reproval of Jon Fitch, saying that the WSOF welterweight champion shouldn't have walked away from their fight, which would happen this Saturday at WSOF 11. Fitch said that this wasn't a champion's move and classified this decision as "disgusting," arguing that he was going to fight even tho read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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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 >>

  • 3 months ago
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He also didn't take too kindly to Rousimar Palhares bailing on their proposed WSOF welterweight championship fight. Dan Marino is considered one of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all time. He's a Hall of Famer with a number of individual accolades and countless records under his belt. Accomplishments he achieved while under center for the Miami Dolphins for 17 years. But as impressive as all his stats are, Marino never won an NFL championship, coming up short in his only shot at a Super Bowl r read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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World Series of Fighting welterweight contender Jon Fitch calls champion Rousimar Palhares unprofessional for pulling out of their planned title fight. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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World Series of Fighting welterweight contender Jon Fitch blasts champion Rousimar Palhares for pulling out of their scheduled WSOF 11 title fight during a press conference on Friday. read news >>

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