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 1
11PM/8PM
ETPT
Portland, Oregon

Media

Recent
UFC veterans Nate Marquardt and Tamdan McCrory meet in a huge UFC FIGHT PASS featured bout at Fight Night Portland. UFC commentator Jon Anik also previews the fight.
29-Sep-2016
Hear from both Will Brooks and Alex Oliveira ahead of their Fight Night Portland co-main event scrap. No. 11-ranked Brooks makes his second Octagon appearance and "Cowboy" is looking to extend his four-fight win streak in lightweight division.
29-Sep-2016
Two evenly matched fighters deliver the most intense fight of the season. Will a big mistake cost a fighter everything? Find out on an all-new The Ultimate Fighter on Wednesday at 10pm ET on TSN 5 and 11pm ET on RDS 2.
29-Sep-2016
Watch the official weigh-in for Fight Night Portland on Friday, Sept. 30 at 7pm/4pm ETPT live from the PT Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon.
30-Sep-2016