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  1. We're re-watching Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 22 | BloodyElbow

    ... events. This week we're watching Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko, Kimo Leopoldo vs. Tsuyoshi Kohsaka, and Jon Fitch vs. Akihiro Gono. The UFC is back on break, which means we're back on our chores. What chores? MMA chores of course. And that ...

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  2. Jon Fitch, a.k.a. Mr. 'Bad Stylistic Matchup,' explains decision to go to BellatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    Jon Fitch may have celebrated his 40th birthday last month, but he's not slowing down. The longtime welterweight standout made headlines recently when he became the latest free-agent acquisition for Bellator MMA , having made the move after a successful run as the World Series of Fighting/Professional Fighters League welterweight champion.

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  3. Former Top Prospect Erick Silva's UFC Career in LimboRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Sherdog

    ... and losses and his record in his last five is 1-4. Silva has squared off against some big names in his career: Jon Fitch , Matt Brown , Dong Hyun Kim and Neil Magny ; he was unsuccessful against all of them. All of his seven victories inside the ...

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  4. Erick Silva weighs options after UFC contract expiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    ... a row during his UFC run, Erick Silva (19-9-1 NC) faced some of the most notable names at a welterweight, such as Jon Fitch , Josh Koscheck , Dong Hyun Kim and Matt Brown . However, the now 33-year-old has been bested four times in his last five ...

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  5. Michael 'Venom' Page refuses to call out Paul Daley again: I don't care anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Metro

    ... to fight Page in the summer and was waiting for a fight contract that never arrived and is now scheduled to face Jon Fitch on May 12. Page was booked onto the London card on May 25, and he insisted he was never offered the chance to face at ...

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  6. Paul Daley: Fitch is a tough wrestler, but an old tough wrestlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    After publicly requesting a top-ranked and established opponent worthy of his fight caliber, it would seem Paul Daley 's recent efforts have paid off. "Semtex" is to welcome to the cage Bellator's newest signing, Jon Fitch .

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  7. Jon Fitch vs. Paul Daley set for Bellator 199Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    Just one day after the promotion announced the signing of the ex-UFC contender and former World Series of Fighting welterweight champion, it was revealed on Friday night's Bellator 195 broadcast that Fitch would fight Paul Daley at Bellator 199 in San Jose, California on May 12th. That bout will serve as the card's co-main event.

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  8. Watch The MMA Hour live todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    2:25 p.m. -- Jon Fitch will talk about signing with Bellator MMA and his debut in May against Paul Daley . 3:30 p.m. -- Luke Rockhold will look back at his loss to Yoel Romero , ahead to what's next for him and talk about his new Ralph Lauren campaign.

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  9. Jon Fitch vs. Paul Daley set for Bellator 199 in San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    Former UFC welterweight title challenger Jon Fitch signed an exclusive contract with the promotion earlier this week, and on Friday night's Bellator 195 card, it was announced that Fitch would be facing welterweight standout Paul Daley when the organization heads to San Jose for Bellator 199 on May 12. Fitch is currently riding a four-fight winning streak that saw him win the WSOF welterweight title and defend it twice. He previously competed for the UFC, winning his first eight fights before coming up short against Georges St-Pierre in his lone title shot with the promotion.

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  10. Jon Fitch Meets Paul Daley in Promotional Debut at May's Bellator 199 Bill in San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Sherdog

    Bellator MMA didn't waste any time finding an opponent for the promotion's most recent free agent signing. On Thursday, the company revealed that it had inked long-time welterweight standout and former Ultimate Fighting Championship title challenger Jon Fitch to a multi-fight deal.

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  11. Former UFC Welterweight Contender Jon Fitch Signs with BellatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Sherdog

    The Bellator MMA roster just gained a seasoned mixed martial arts veteran in Jon Fitch . The 40-year old is riding a four-fight winning streak, with his most recent victory coming in July when he successfully defended his Professional Fighters League welterweight title with a second-round submission of Brian Foster .

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  12. Bellator MMA signs former UFC contender Jon FitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    It was announced on Thursday that Fitch has signed an exclusive, multi-fight contract with the promotion. Per the press release, "Fitch's promotional debut will be determined at a later date, but he is expected to return to action this year."

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  13. Jon Fitch Signs Multi-Fight Contract with Bellator MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | MMA Weekly

    Bellator MMA announced on Thursday the signing of perennial top contender Jon Fitch to an exclusive multi-fight contract. Fitch joins Bellator's stacked welterweight division following a 15-year, 39-bout professional career that has seen him earn 30 victories and a world title.

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  14. Jon Fitch Signs With Bellator MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | MMA Mania

    ... MMA Fighting has revealed that former UFC title contender and former World Series of Fighting (WSOF) champion Jon Fitch (30-7-1, 1 NC) has signed a contract with Bellator. He is on a current four-fight winning streak and will be an immediate ...

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  15. Jon Fitch signs with BellatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    The promotion has signed the MMA veteran to an exclusive multi-fight, multi-year deal, MMA Fighting has learned. Fitch's signing and debut is expected to be announced in the very near future.

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  16. Remembers: UFC 127's B.J. Penn vs. Jon FitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Sherdog

    After knocking out Matt Hughes in his return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight division, B.J. Penn seemed focused on climbing his way back to the top. But one man blocked his path, Jon Fitch , who was coming off a phenomenal string of victories, losing only once -- against Georges St. Pierre -- in a span of eight years that included 21 wins.

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  17. Mike Pyle will retire after UFC 222Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | BloodyElbow

    ... he weighed in at 175 pounds for that fight . His next fight would be a submission win vs. longtime UFC contender Jon Fitch . Ten years into his career, having previously held the WEC welterweight title, "Quicksand" finally made his UFC debut, losing ...

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  18. Pyle retiring from MMA after UFC 222 fight: 'The juice is no longer worth the squeeze'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | MMAFighting.com

    ... you," Pyle said. "It's more like a relief. It's time to move on." Pyle (27-13-1) owns victories over the likes of Jon Fitch , Rick Story , Josh Neer and Shone Carter. He's a former WEC welterweight champion The Tennessee native debuted in MMA in ...

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  19. Midnight Mania! White Takes Credit for McGregor: 'I Turned Him Into a Star'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | MMA Mania

    ... signed him. Other details include how the UFC used anti-competitive practices to prevent free agency of fighters. Jon Fitch can certainly attest to this (as he does below). White on turning down a fight offer by Joe Silva. Can't tell if this from a ...

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  20. Midnight Mania! UFC Anti-Trust Lawsuit Says Fighters Are Owed 1.6 Billion Dollars- TripledRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | MMA Mania

    ... ends; in other words, as long as the UFC is judged to have continued it's anti-trust violations. When I spoke to Jon Fitch , one of the original plaintiffs, he explained that fighters since 2010 would be automatically included in the beneficiary ...

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