UFC 111: Shane Carwin Is Frank Mir’s Warm Up for Brock Lesnar

Frank Mir will beat Shane Carwin at UFC 111 on Saturday night.
Not only will Mir beat Carwin, he’ll do so in dominating fashion. After the fight, he will stand in the center of the Octagon when the UFC ushers in Lesnar for a stare-down to begin the hype fest for their fight this summer.
When the […]

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UFC 111: Shane Carwin Is Frank Mir’s Warm Up for Brock Lesnar

Frank Mir will beat Shane Carwin at UFC 111 on Saturday night.
Not only will Mir beat Carwin, he’ll do so in dominating fashion. After the fight, he will stand in the center of the Octagon when the UFC ushers in Lesnar for a stare-down to begin the hype fest for their fight this summer.
When the […]

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UFC 111: Shane Carwin Is Frank Mir’s Warm Up for Brock Lesnar

UFC 111: Jake Ellenberger Excited To Fight and Ready For the Spotlight

The words “young,” “talented,” “tenacious,” and “experienced” all have one thing in common—they describe UFC welterweight Jake Ellenberger.
At UFC 111 Ellenberger is set to take center stage—filling in for the injured Martin Kampmann—against talented and hungry TUF alum, Ben Saunders.
“I was real excited,” Ellenberger told Bleacher Report when asked how he felt after he […]

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UFC 111: Jake Ellenberger Excited To Fight and Ready For the Spotlight

The words “young,” “talented,” “tenacious,” and “experienced” all have one thing in common—they describe UFC welterweight Jake Ellenberger.
At UFC 111 Ellenberger is set to take center stage—filling in for the injured Martin Kampmann—against talented and hungry TUF alum, Ben Saunders.
“I was real excited,” Ellenberger told Bleacher Report when asked how he felt after he […]

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UFC 111: Jake Ellenberger Excited To Fight and Ready For the Spotlight

Jon Fitch replaces Jake Ellenberger, meets Ben Saunders on UFC 111 main card

Hours after learning opponent Thiago Alves failed a CT scan and was scratched from the card, his opponent, Jon Fitch, has agreed to replace Jake Ellenberger and fight fellow welterweight Ben Saunders on the UFC 111 pay-per-view main card.

Multiple sources today confirmed with MMAjunkie.com the change to Saturday’s card, which takes place at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

A source told MMAjunkie.com said Saunders specifically asked for the new bout when Fitch became available.


Hours after learning opponent Thiago Alves failed a CT scan and was scratched from the card, his opponent, Jon Fitch, has agreed to replace Jake Ellenberger and fight fellow welterweight Ben Saunders on the UFC 111 pay-per-view main card.

Multiple sources today confirmed with MMAjunkie.com the change to Saturday’s card, which takes place at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

A source told MMAjunkie.com said Saunders specifically asked for the new bout when Fitch became available.


UFC 111: Thiago Alves Out Against Jon Fitch Due to Failed CT Scan

Welterweight contender Thiago “The Pitbull” Alves whom trains out of the famed American Top Team is now out of his bout against Jon Fitch.
Several outlets have reported the news with Kevin Iole from Yahoo sports leading the way. Iole broke the news saying that UFC President Dana White confirmed the drop of the bout Thursday.
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UFC 111: Thiago Alves Out Against Jon Fitch Due to Failed CT Scan

Welterweight contender Thiago “The Pitbull” Alves whom trains out of the famed American Top Team is now out of his bout against Jon Fitch.
Several outlets have reported the news with Kevin Iole from Yahoo sports leading the way. Iole broke the news saying that UFC President Dana White confirmed the drop of the bout Thursday.
UFC […]

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UFC 111: Thiago Alves Out Against Jon Fitch Due to Failed CT Scan

Alves scratched from UFC 111 bout

NEWARK, N.J. – Thiago Alves, one of the top welterweights in mixed martial arts, failed three separate CAT-scan tests ordered by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board and was forced to pull out of his highly anticipated fight set for Saturday at the Prudential Center against Jon Fitch on the pay-per-view portion of UFC […]

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Alves scratched from UFC 111 bout

NEWARK, N.J. – Thiago Alves, one of the top welterweights in mixed martial arts, failed three separate CAT-scan tests ordered by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board and was forced to pull out of his highly anticipated fight set for Saturday at the Prudential Center against Jon Fitch on the pay-per-view portion of UFC […]

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Alves scratched from UFC 111 bout

Thiago Alves’ agent says “Pitbull” disappointed by UFC 111 scratch, aims for quick return

Less than 72 hours before his chance at redemption against Jon Fitch,
Brazilian slugger Thiago Alves was told he wouldn’t get the chance to
step inside the cage.

An irregularity in a pre-fight CT scan was the culprit, but Alves’
agent, Malki Kawa of First Round Management, told MMAjunkie.com that his client is aiming for a quick return.

“Thiago is very disappointed,” Kawa said. “But he remains in good
spirits and hopes to get back in the cage very quickly.”


Less than 72 hours before his chance at redemption against Jon Fitch,
Brazilian slugger Thiago Alves was told he wouldn’t get the chance to
step inside the cage.

An irregularity in a pre-fight CT scan was the culprit, but Alves’
agent, Malki Kawa of First Round Management, told MMAjunkie.com that his client is aiming for a quick return.

“Thiago is very disappointed,” Kawa said. “But he remains in good
spirits and hopes to get back in the cage very quickly.”