Article

Fitch Remains on UFC 111 Card to Face Saunders

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Welterweight contender Jon Fitch will fight on Saturday night, as it has been announced that he will take on Ben Saunders on the UFC 111 card at Newark, New Jersey’s Prudential Center.

By Thomas Gerbasi

Welterweight contender Jon Fitch will fight on Saturday night, as it has been announced that he will take on Ben Saunders on the UFC 111 card at Newark, New Jersey’s Prudential Center.

Fitch was originally scheduled to face Thiago Alves before Alves was scratched from the card due to medical licensing issues. Saunders will no longer face his original UFC 111 opponent, Jake Ellenberger.

Saturday, October 25
10PM/7PM
ETPT
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Media

Recent
UFC Countdown takes you behind the scenes before UFC 179 as three Brazilians brace to do battle. In this segment, undefeated lightweight prospect Diego Ferreira prepares to face fellow upstart Beneil Dariush.
Oct 19, 2014
UFC Countdown takes you behind the scenes before UFC 179 as three Brazilians brace to do battle. Glover Teixeira will look to rebound from his recent title shot with a bout against Phil “Mr. Wonderful” Davis.
Oct 16, 2014
Countdown takes you behind the scenes before UFC 179 as three Brazilians brace to fight. Reigning featherweight champion Jose Aldo welcomes Team Alpha Male rival Chad Mendes back to the country, his mind as intent on victory as Mendes’ is on redemption.
Oct 19, 2014
UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste sits down with Diane Tauzon of CBS news in Las Vegas for an in-depth interview about her life and career.
Oct 19, 2014