Fitch (24-4-1) earned his first victory since 2010 when he scored a decision over Erick Silva in Brazil earlier this year. The former contender has gone 6-1-1 in his last eight.
Maia (17-4) is 2-0 since dropping to welterweight. The one-time middleweight title contender has posted a 5-2 mark in his last seven.
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