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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
Maia: I hope to submit Fitch in the first minute
Maia: I hope to submit Fitch in the first minute
Demian Maia: "My dream is to take the fight down in the first minute and submit Jon Fitch. That's my dream and I hope it comes true."
01/31/2013 espn.com
Jon Fitch explains something you didn't know about
Jon Fitch explains something you didn't know about
Jon Fitch stayed up late on Twitter to discuss patternicity, agenticity, and the role of predator avoidance in the belief in spirits, demons, angels, and aliens.
01/19/2013
Fitch: I need the money
Fitch: I need the money
Jon Fitch: "This is a big thing. I need the money. I need the fight. I need to perform, and I love what I do. The motivation is that in itself."
01/03/2013 mmajunkie.com
Who are MMA's top five wrestlers?
Who are MMA's top five wrestlers?
Recently ESPN's MMA Live ranked the top five wrestlers in the sport of MMA. You may be surprised who's on the list and who didn't make the cut.
12/03/2012 espn.com
Fitch: Maia a 'monster', but I'll overwhelm him
Fitch: Maia a 'monster', but I'll overwhelm him
Jon Fitch: "He's really a monster at 170...I was surprised at how big he [Demian Maia] was down in Rio [at UFC 153]."
11/30/2012 espn.com
Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia at UFC 156 in Feb
Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia at UFC 156 in Feb
A welterweight matchup between Jon Fitch and Brazilian submission ace Demian Maia is the latest addition to February's UFC 156 PPV event.
11/15/2012 mmajunkie
Fitch: Velasquez had severe knee injury in JDS fight
Fitch: Velasquez had severe knee injury in JDS fight
"Cain Velasquez went against the advice of everyone on the team, and doctors, but pulling from the card was not an option at the time," reveals Jon Fitch.
10/28/2012 fiveknuckles.com
Maia calls for fight with Fitch or Diaz next
Maia calls for fight with Fitch or Diaz next
Demian Maia: "I think Nick Diaz and Jon Fitch that opponents would surely have much name this division and I would climb fast."
10/19/2012 tatame.com
Fitch: UFC 153 money gives me a lot of comfort
Fitch: UFC 153 money gives me a lot of comfort
"It gives me a lot of comfort," said Jon Fitch. "It gives me a lot of space to not have to worry about money. I can just focus on training and doing what I love."
10/14/2012 mmajunkie.com
Nogueira, Fitch, Silva, Jason earn $70k bonuses at UFC 153
Nogueira, Fitch, Silva, Jason earn $70k bonuses at UFC 153
Tonight at the UFC 153 post-fight press conference, Dana White announced the event's bonuses, which were $70,000.00.
10/14/2012 The Underground
Jon Fitch dominates Erick Silva in three round bout
Jon Fitch dominates Erick Silva in three round bout
Rising prospect Erick Silva faced what proved to be his toughest battle to date when he stepped into the cage with perennial contender Jon Fitch at UFC 153.
10/13/2012 mmajunkie.com
Fitch: I'm really looking for the 'Fight of the Night' bonus
Fitch: I'm really looking for the 'Fight of the Night' bonus
Jon Fitch: "I'm really looking for the 'Fight of the Night' bonus. That is something which is really going to put some distance between me and financial problems."
10/12/2012 bleacherreport.com
Fitch: Winning not the most important thing
Fitch: Winning not the most important thing
Jon Fitch talks about his his mindset going into this fight, why he doesn't regret fighting against Johny Hendricks injured, and why winning isn't the only thing on Saturday night.
10/11/2012 mmafighting.com
Jon Fitch: Sponsors, apearances are drying up in MMA
Jon Fitch: Sponsors, apearances are drying up in MMA
"It's a lot harder to make money outside the UFC now," explains Jon Fitch. "The sponsors have kinda dried up. The appearances have almost dried up."
10/09/2012 mmajunkie.com
Erick Silva: For Fitch to stand with me would be suicide
Erick Silva: For Fitch to stand with me would be suicide
In a recent interview Jon Fitch said that he would like to beat Brazil's Erick Silva by submission at next week's UFC 153. Silva's response was direct and candid.
10/04/2012 http://esportes.terra.com.br
Jon Fitch: UFC system to decide #1 contender 'sucks'
Jon Fitch: UFC system to decide #1 contender 'sucks'
There’s no system for picking number one contenders," said Jon Fitch. "It’s just whoever they feel they’re going to make the most money off of... It kind of sucks."
09/14/2012 fcfighter.com


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