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Jon Fitch Blasts Rousimar Palhares: “...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1380 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight contender Jon Fitch blasts champion Rousimar Palhares for pulling out of their scheduled WSOF 11 title fight during a press

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World Series of Fighting 11 Press Conferenc...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1288 Views

The fighters taking part in the top three main card bouts on the World Series of Fighting 11 fight card on July 5 faced off

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Dennis Hallman Becomes Jon Fitch’s Fo...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off1514 Views

After Josh Burkman, Jon Fitch's third scheduled opponent for WSOF 11, had to drop off the card due to injury, company officials signed Dennis Hallman

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Jake Shields Withdraws from World Series of...

May 21, 2014Comments off1248 Views

Jon Fitch on Wednesday lost another opponent for his planned bout at World Series of Fighting 11 on July 5.

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Jon Fitch vs. Jake Shields Confirmed as WSO...

May 02, 2014Comments off1542 Views

The recent blow of losing welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares’ first title defense for its July 5 fight card ended up not being all that severe

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Rousimar Palhares Backs Out of WSOF 11 Titl...

Apr 30, 2014Comments off1404 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares has withdrawn from a scheduled July 5 title defense due to personal issues.

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Barry Meyer to Be Named Chairman Emeritus a...

Nov 19, 2013Comments off739 Views

Barry Meyer, founder and longtime president of Tuff-N-Uff, will be named Chairman Emeritus during the Nov. 29 fight card, which will place at the Orleans

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World Series of Fighting 6 Results: Steve C...

Oct 26, 2013Comments off949 Views

Steve Carl put in a hard, grueling effort, but finally succeeded in submitting Josh Burkman to capture the inaugural World Series of Fighting welterweight championship.

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World Series of Fighting Has No Interest in...

Oct 21, 2013Comments off2361 Views

The job market is quickly shrinking for exiled UFC fighter Rousimar Palhares. World Series of Fighting president Ray Sefo says he has no interest in

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World Series of Fighting 4 Worldwide Prelim...

Aug 10, 2013Comments off1800 Views

The World Series of Fighting 4 preliminary bouts stream LIVE worldwide on MMAWeekly.com on Saturday at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.

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Dana White Blasts Steve Mazzagatti, but Pio...

Jun 29, 2013Comments off4025 Views

Referee Steve Mazzagatti has been in the midst of a firestorm of criticism over his handling of the Josh Burkman vs. Jon Fitch fight, but

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All World Series of Fighting 3 Athletes Dru...

Jun 24, 2013Comments off816 Views

Every fighter at the recent World Series of Fighting 3 event was drug tested and every fighter returned negative results.

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World Series of Fighting 3 Gate and Attenda...

Jun 21, 2013Comments off681 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the World Series of Fight 3: Fitch vs. Burkman 2 gate and attendance figures on Friday.

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Kenny Florian: “Dana White is 100-Per...

Jun 18, 2013Comments off2678 Views

Former UFC lightweight and featherweight contender Kenny Florian agrees with UFC president Dana White's assessment of Steve Mazzagatti as a referee.

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Josh Burkman’s Upset Raises WSOF Prof...

Jun 18, 2013Comments off673 Views

WSOF 3: Fitch vs. Burkman took place Friday night in Las Vegas. Had fans known ahead of time the upset that was brewing, the TV

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World Series of Fighting 3 Medical Suspensi...

Jun 18, 2013Comments off686 Views

The NSAC on Tuesday released the World Series of Fighting 3: Fitch vs. Burkman medical suspensions. Main eventer Josh Burkman is sidelined until at least

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World Series of Fighting 3 Fighter Salaries...

Jun 17, 2013Comments off1536 Views

Josh Burkman and Jon Fitch, not surprisingly, top the $200,000 World Series of Fighting 3 fighter payroll from Friday's event in Las Vegas.

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Dana White Outraged by Steve MazzagattiR...

Jun 16, 2013Comments off1553 Views

UFC president Dana White is appalled by and highly vocal about Steve Mazzagatti's skills as a referee. Now that he's expressed his outrage, he believes

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UFC President Dana White Admits He Was Wron...

Jun 16, 2013Comments off2573 Views

UFC president Dana White received a mountain of scrutiny when his promotion decided to release top ten welterweight fighter Jon Fitch. He now admits he

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Josh Burkman on Shocking Upset of Jon Fitch...

Jun 15, 2013Comments off993 Views

Even World Series of Fighting welterweight Josh Burkman didn't think that he would defeat former UFC welterweight contender Jon Fitch in the first round of

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World Series of Fighting 3 Results: Josh Bu...

Jun 15, 2013Comments off747 Views

Josh Burkman shocked many onlookers at World Series of Fighting 3 on Friday night, choking former UFC welterweight contender Jon Fitch unconscious at the Hard

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For Josh Burkman It’s Not About Aveng...

Jun 14, 2013Comments off888 Views

Josh Burkman at WSOF 3 on Friday night can avenge a loss to Jon Fitch and win a title shot, but for him, it's not

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World Series of Fighting 3 Worldwide Prelim...

Jun 14, 2013Comments off730 Views

The World Series of Fighting 3 preliminary bouts stream live worldwide on MMAWeekly.com Friday at 8:30 p.m. ET. The main card follows for audiences outside

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Steve Carl Doesn’t Just Want to Beat ...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off616 Views

Steve Carl has more on his mind that just eking out a win over Tyson Steele at WSOF 3 on Friday night, he wants to

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World Series of Fighting 3: Fitch vs. Burkm...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off672 Views

The eighteen fighters participating on the World Series of Fighting 3: Fitch vs. Burkman fight card on Friday officially weighed in on Thursday in Las

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World Series of Fighting 3: Fitch vs. Burkm...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off572 Views

Check out the World Series of Fighting 3 weigh-ins, streaming live on Thursday at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT on MMAWeekly.com.

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Despite Move to WSOF, the End Game is the S...

Jun 11, 2013Comments off684 Views

UFC veteran Jon Fitch may have found a new promotional home in World Series of Fighting, but his end game remains the same: win a

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Jon Fitch Discloses 7-1/2 Years of UFC Pay:...

Jun 10, 2013Comments off2179 Views

As former Jon Fitch prepares for his World Series of Fighting debut, he's in the midst of a bit of controversy over his UFC tenure

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MMA’s Great Debate Podcast: Tyron Woo...

Jun 06, 2013Comments off733 Views

MMA's Great Debate Radio returns with a stacked show including guests Tyron Woodley, Jon Fitch and Steve Carl as well as a full breakdown and

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BJ Penn is Considering a Return to Fighting...

Jun 05, 2013Comments off1427 Views

Former two-division UFC champion BJ Penn is contemplating a return to fighting in the lightweight division.