Jon Fitch is itching to fight, ready to "Smash On" Johny Hendricks at UFC 141Posted on November 21, 2011, 12:25 PM by Joey Santosus
Top Welterweight contender Jon Fitch, who will square off with Johny Hendricks at UFC 141, discusses his opponent, as well as his title aspirations. Fitch admits that he still "badly" wants another crack at the belt, but says for the time being, he's just looking to "smash on" Hendricks. Photo: Francis Specker
"I have Johny Hendricks in front of me right now and he's a tough guy. I'm going to go out there and hopefully perform to the best of my ability and smash on him. ... I do (want another title shot) badly, but for right now, being out, and sitting out for so long, all I want to do is fight. Just let me fight somebody, I need to fight, and that's what I'm itching to do right now."
Further Reading: Does Jon Fitch really need the Welterweight Title to be considered a Legend?