Demian Maia always tries to submit his opponents, but at UFC 156 on Saturday night he had to settle for a dominating performance that included out-Fitching Jon Fitch.
Demian Maia has renewed life at welterweight, and he showed he belongs among the elite fighters at 170lbs after his domination of former title contender Jon Fitch at UFC 156
Welterweight contenders Jon Fitch and Demian Maia will square off at UFC 156, promotion officials announced Thursday.
Two of the top grapplers in the welterweight division will face off at UFC 156 as Jon Fitch takes on Demian Maia on Feb 2 in Las Vegas.
A welterweight matchup between perennial contender Jon Fitch and
Brazilian submission ace Demian Maia is the latest addition to
February's UFC 156 event.
UFC officials today announced t...
Demian Maia is just one week removed from his second straight win at welterweight, and he's already thinking about how to keep climbing the divisional ladder.
Maia this past Saturday at...
Jon Fitch sees Georges St-Pierre beating Nick Diaz and remaining entrenched as UFC champion. But that's okay, Fitch is happy doing what he loves... fighting. And he's focused on Demain Maia ...
One month after his upset loss to perennial UFC contender Jon Fitch, Brazilian welterweight prospect Erick Silva is itching to get back to action.
Earlier this month, Silva's manager, Wal...
Watch the highlights from the Rory MacDonald vs. Demian Maia fight at UFC 170, which took place on Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
If their bout had ended after the first round, Demian Maia would be a much happier man. Instead, Rory MacDonald stormed back in the next two rounds to claim a victory on Saturday at UFC 170....
Rory MacDonald defeated Demian Maia by unanimous decision in their UFC 170 fight on Saturday night in Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS – Demian Maia’s performance in the first round was a grappler’s dream. The next two were more like a nightmare, as Rory MacDonald stuffed takedown after takedown and battered an ex...
"The door's open. The opportunity's right there, it's just about seizing it. I'm going to take the first step to that with trying to knock out Demian Maia." -Rory MacDonald
Demian Maia fields questions from the media about his upcoming fight against Rory MacDonald at the pre-fight press conference at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
Check out the behind the scenes lead-up to Saturday's UFC 170 fight between Rory MacDonald and Demian Maia.