“This kid, in my opinion … he has the Chuck Liddell mentality,” said UFC president Dana White, referring to the UFC’s iconic superstar. “This kid will fight anyone, anywhere … He’s definitely paid his dues.
“He is in line for a title shot once this whole Matt Serra and Georges St. Pierre thing gets figured out.”
I have to agree with Dana, here. He certainly has earned his way to a title shot. One would have to think that it will most likely be against Georges St. Pierre, although Serra could do the unthinkable twice in a row. If St. Pierre does win, I don’t see Fitch winning a fight between the two. It would probably be a real grinder of a fight, similar to what we saw when St. Pierre fought Josh Koscheck. GSP’s game is so tight that even someone as well rounded as Fitch will have a lot of trouble with him, especially on the feet. Win or lose, Fitch has paid his dues and congrats to him for earning the title shot.
The real question is: What is Karo Parisyian thinking about all this?