Check out the video highlights as Jake Shields upset hometown favorite Demian Maia in the main event of UFC Fight Night 29.
Watch highlights from the main event welterweight battle between Demian Maia and Jake Shields from UFC Fight Night 29 at the Jose Correa Gymnasium in Barueri, São Paulo, Brazil, on Wednesday...
It took him all five rounds, but Jake Shields ground out a five-round, split decision victory over Demian Maia at UFC Fight Night 29 on Wednesday night.
BARUERI, Brazil – In an intriguing clash of Brazilian jiu-jitsu vs. American jiu-jitsu, it was U.S. welterweight Jake Shields who proved the craftier technician in Wednesday's UFC Fight Nigh...
UFC Fight Night 29 Live Results Home Page Demian Maia vs. Jake Shields Round 1: UFC Fight Night 29 Live Results Home Page
Maia says he learned plenty from his loss to Anderson Silva in UFC 112 and now knows what it takes to succeed at the highest level.
Maia is perhaps the finest jiu-jitsu fighter in the UFC, but Shields is determined to beat him on the ground.
BARUERI, Brazil – The first time Demian Maia set foot inside Jose Correa Arena here, life was very different. "I was totally the underdog," Maia told USA TODAY Sports. "I was just a guy from...
Demian Maia started his UFC career 5-0 with four "Submission of the Night" bonuses – and he hasn't won one since. Watch the most recent one against Chael Sonnen in 2009 inside.
Demian Maia faces Jake Shields in the UFC Fight Night 29 main event on Oct. 9 in Barueri, Brazil. Take a look back at his UFC 87 submission win over Jason MacDonald from Aug. 9, 2008.