The long-time mixed martial arts (MMA) Welterweight veteran spoke with MMAmania.com about several hot-button topics, including T.J. Dillashaw’s saga with Team Alpha Male and Nick Diaz’s ongoing battle with Nevada State Athletic Commission.
Love him or hate him, Jon Fitch will be back in a World Series of Fighting (WSOF) cage tonight (Oct. 17, 2015) to face Yushin Okami in a Welterweight title eliminator inside Foxwoods Resorts Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 170-pound title challenger is one fight removed from a tap against previous titleholder and suspended Rousimar Palhares in Dec. 2014, which saw him escape with his leg intact … barely.
Fitch has led a busy life since transitioning over to WSOF in March 2013 following a surprising dismissal from UFC. He’s moved across the United States twice, moved out of his long-time fight camp American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) and welcomed a second son, Atlas, to the family.
The 37-year-old also has been leading the charge when it comes to an ongoing antitrust lawsuit against his former employers at ZUFFA. While on a recent media tour in New York City, Fitch spoke to MMAmania.com about the ….View original article