Simpson official to make welterweight debut vs. Fitch

by Mike Whitman | source:

Aaron Simpson’s rumored drop to welterweight has become reality. The former middleweight revealed yesterday that he will fight longtime 170-pound standout Jon Fitch at UFC on Fuel TV 4.

Simpson confirmed the July 11 booking yesterday on his official Twitter feed. “A-Train” also verified that his fight with Fitch will be featured on the event’s main card, which will be headlined by a middleweight confrontation between Mark Munoz and Chris Weidman. UFC on Fuel TV 4 takes place at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.

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Gnarls Gnarlington site profile image  

5/15/12 3:24 PM by Gnarls Gnarlington


Morgz site profile image  

5/15/12 3:03 PM by Morgz

 I like this matchup

GelderdEnd site profile image  

5/15/12 3:00 PM by GelderdEnd

Harsh....but I lol'd

MasterofMartialArts site profile image  

5/15/12 2:59 PM by MasterofMartialArts

Simpson can KO him.

smiter site profile image  

5/15/12 2:57 PM by smiter

Not a fair reflection of Simpsons fights.

Carne de cavalo é o melhor site profile image  

5/15/12 1:47 PM by Carne de cavalo é o melhor


player101 site profile image  

5/15/12 1:44 PM by player101

Someone is going to go to sleep in this fight..... Likely the fans.

UGCTT_chuckles1 site profile image  

5/15/12 1:43 PM by UGCTT_chuckles1

Easier competition at welterweight?? Not sure if serious... There's a bunch of sharks at welterweight. Not an "easy" division by any means.

mkou site profile image  

5/15/12 1:41 PM by mkou

He was fighting a gigantic guy in Ronny Markes at his last fight. I think Simpson will do fine in WW.

Shaq Attack site profile image  

5/15/12 1:32 PM by Shaq Attack

mw division is too strong.he has to go face easier competition at ww