Search Results For "Jon Fitch"

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Complete WSOF 6 results
Complete WSOF 6 results
History was made on October 26 at WSOF 6 in Miami, FL, when Josh Burkman and Steve Carl threw down with the first-ever WSOF welterweight title on the line!
10/26/2013
Fitch: Velasquez would beat Cormier
Fitch: Velasquez would beat Cormier
Jon Fitch: "...you have two guys who are equally skilled, equal work ethic, equal punching power, equal everything, you're going to put your money on the guy who weighs more."
10/21/2013
Fitch: I would refuse a fight with Palhares
Fitch: I would refuse a fight with Palhares
Jon Fitch: "I think it was the right move (to release him). I personally wouldn’t accept a fight with [Palhares] because of those."
10/13/2013
Fitch: I have fifeteen fights left in me
Fitch: I have fifeteen fights left in me
Jon Fitch: "I figure three times a year, that's at least fifteen fights in five years if you're healthy...I think I have fifteen fights left in me."
07/16/2013
Burkman: Fitch submission 'highlight of my career'
Burkman: Fitch submission 'highlight of my career'
Josh Burkman: “...something about this choke that's the highlight of my career. I was glad the referee didn't step in and I was able to get up and celebrate the way I wanted to."
06/26/2013
McCarthy defends Mazzagatti in Fitch/Burkman bout
McCarthy defends Mazzagatti in Fitch/Burkman bout
John McCarthy: “People are complaining, I guess, because Steve didn’t jump down. You know what, it wasn’t a situation where the safety of the fighter was really in jeopardy.”
06/23/2013
Burkman: Fitch underestimated me
Burkman: Fitch underestimated me
Josh Burkman: "So, I think that there's no way the he couldn't have underestimated me coming into this fight. I'm sure he expected to get back on top..."
06/17/2013
Burkman, Fitch top WSOF salaries
Burkman, Fitch top WSOF salaries
It looks like Jon Fitch may be making a tad less than his UFC days, as today the Nevada State Athletic Commission revealed the salaries from the event:
06/17/2013
WSoF 3 results: Burkman becomes only 2nd person to submit Fitch
WSoF 3 results: Burkman becomes only 2nd person to submit Fitch
World Series of Fighting 3 streamed live on The UnderGround on Friday from 8:30pm ET – 10:45pm ET, with the main card streaming for international members.
06/15/2013
Burkman talks first Fitch fight: 'I didn't tap'
Burkman talks first Fitch fight: 'I didn't tap'
"I was just putting my hand down so that I could get a little space," said Josh Burkman. "So I didn’t tap. I was saving my energy for the third round."
06/13/2013
Fitch: It is not about the money
Fitch: It is not about the money
"I don't know why money always gets brought back up, with them. It's not important to me. But I thought it was important for the fans to know what the numbers actually are."
06/10/2013
White to Fitch: Release from UFC was business, not personal
White to Fitch: Release from UFC was business, not personal
"We paid Jon Fitch $302k in discretionary bonuses," said Dana White. "He also made $130k in performance bonuses... That's a hostile work environment?"
06/06/2013
Fitch: WSoF working with me, not against me
Fitch: WSoF working with me, not against me
"I'm even more proud of what I've done under the circumstances," said Jon Fitch. "It's not easy to be successful in a hostile work environment. "
06/06/2013
WSoF 3 promo with Fitch and Burkman
WSoF 3 promo with Fitch and Burkman
Jon Fitch and Josh Burkman talk about their headlining fight Friday night on June 14 at the Hard Rock Hotel, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
06/04/2013
Fitch: TRT 'is a joke'
Fitch: TRT 'is a joke'
TRT is a very polarizing subject in mixed martial arts recently and ex-UFC welterweight Jon Fitch is the one who falls on the side vehemently against it.
05/24/2013
Josh Burkman: Road to GSP goes through Jon Fitch in WSoF
Josh Burkman: Road to GSP goes through Jon Fitch in WSoF
"There are other fights that I want, but none that I want more than Jon Fitch," said Josh Burkman, who also "would really love to fight Georges St-Pierre."
04/18/2013
After $2.6 million dollar loss, new CEO taking RYU out of the MMA business
After $2.6 million dollar loss, new CEO taking RYU out of the MMA business
Respect Your Universe (“RYU”) is no longer a Mixed Martial Arts (“MMA”) brand, what they are is still yet to be defined. Lets take a look at the rise and fall of RYU in MMA.
03/29/2013
Jon Fitch: Always an issue between UFC & me, I felt the cut coming
Jon Fitch: Always an issue between UFC & me, I felt the cut coming
"I've always felt there was some kind of issue between the UFC and me," said the recently released Jon Fitch. "I never understood what it was."
03/10/2013
WSoF: Vollkmann vs. Beerbohm, Lauzon vs. Gunderson in June
WSoF: Vollkmann vs. Beerbohm, Lauzon vs. Gunderson in June
Recently cut UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann is set to fight Lyle Beerbohm in World Series of Fighting on June 14 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
03/07/2013
Jon Fitch signs with World Series of Fighting
Jon Fitch signs with World Series of Fighting
The former UFC welterweight contender, Jon Fitch, has signed a four-fight contract with World Series of Fighting according to their Senior VP.
03/07/2013
Bellator not interested in Fitch, WSOF says signing is a 'done deal'
Bellator not interested in Fitch, WSOF says signing is a 'done deal'
“I have a lot of respect for anyone who has to courage to do what these guys do," said Bellator's Bjorn Rebney. "But we are not going to be signing Jon Fitch."
02/23/2013
White defends decision to cut Fitch
White defends decision to cut Fitch
Dana White: "He was ranked number one, he fought for the title, he was ranked number two, he was ranked number three, six, seven and now he [Jon Fitch] is nine."
02/21/2013 mmamania.com
Fitch cut: Are you not entertained?
Fitch cut: Are you not entertained?
Maybe fighting for money is the only thing you’re good at. Maybe it’s the single best chance you have of building the life you want for you and your loved ones.
02/21/2013
Jon Fitch, 15 others released by UFC
Jon Fitch, 15 others released by UFC
16 fighters were released by the UFC including Jon Fitch, Jacob Volkmann, Vladimir Matyushenko, Terry Etim, Paul Sass, Jorge Santiago, Josh Grispi & Ulysses Gomez.
02/20/2013
Maia 'out-Fitches' Jon Fitch, grinds way to decision win
Maia 'out-Fitches' Jon Fitch, grinds way to decision win
At UFC 156 veteran grinder Jon Fitch took on jiu-jitsu ace Demian Maia in a welterweight bout. This was Maia second bout in the 170 lb. weight class.
02/02/2013
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