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Demian Maia was too good for Rick Story recording a first round submission victory at UFC 153 from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO - The last time renowned submission artist Demian Maia got someone to tap, the UFC was still doing pay-per-views with two digits. Maia won by submission for the first time in more than three and a half years, stopping Rick Story with a rear-naked choke that turned into a neck crank midway through the first round. The welterweight bout opened up the main card of Saturday's UFC 153 event at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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As soon as onetime middleweight title challenger Demian Maia announced he was headed to welterweight, Rick Story wanted to fight him. "I just think it's another opportunity for me to catapult myself back to the top rankings," Story today told MMAjunkie.com Radio. Story gets his wish when he faces Maia on the first pay-per-view bout of UFC 153, which takes place Oct. 13 at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Demian Maia’s second effort at welterweight will take place at UFC 153, promotion officials announced Tuesday, as the Brazilian will square off with Rick Story at the Oct. 13 event. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A pair of welterweights has been added to the lineup for the UFC's fall return to Brazil. Rick Story will meet Brazilian Demian Maia when the UFC heads to Rio de Janeiro in October. Story on Tuesday announced the fight booking on Twitter. UFC 153 takes place Oct. 13 at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro and airs live on pay-per-view and FX. Featherweight champion Jose Aldo meets challenger Erik Koch in the evening's main event. read news >>

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Submission magician Demian Maia got the opportunity to show off his best stuff in his home country against Russian Alexander Yakovlev at tonight's (Sat., May 31, 2014) The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) Brazil 3 Finale in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Or, more accurately, he was given the chance to get back in the winning column following two straight losses. He did just that. Maia was aggressive from the outset, eager to close the distance. Yakovlev did well to circle away from getting hit with any significant st read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The way Demian Maia started his UFC career, he can't be surprised he had lofty, perhaps even unrealistic expectations, thrust upon him. Maia came to the UFC in 2007 unbeaten and with several resumes worth of grappling accolades. His UFC debut? A "Submission of the Night" rear-naked choke against Ryan Jensen. Then came a triangle choke against Ed Herman, RNCs of Jason MacDonald and Nate Quarry and a triangle win over Chael Sonnen. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Add another Brazilian to the upcoming UFC 153 card headed to Rio de Janeiro as Demian Maia takes his second fight at welterweight against Rick Story. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • Reddit &bu read news >>

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Rory MacDonald proved to be the No. 1 welterweight contender, while Rick Story verified that he still has what it takes to be an elite 170 pounder during Saturday's (Oct. 4, 2014) UFC international Fight Night doubleheader from Stockholm and Halifax. As both men climb the welterweight rankings, MMAmania.com ponders what could be next for the two top-flight competitors. After a full slate of mixed martial arts (MMA) action on Saturday (Oct. 4, 2014), the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welte read news >>

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The prospect faced off against the contender yesterday afternoon (Sat., Oct. 4, 2014) on UFC Fight Pass as Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story collided in the main event of UFC Fight Night 53 at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Though it was competitive, Story managed to pick apart "Gunni." Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweights Rick Story and Gunnar Nelson went to war yesterday afternoon (Sat., Oct. 4, 2014) in the Fight Pass main event of UFC Fight Night read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Rick Story ended Gunnar Nelson's unbeaten streak at UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm on Saturday, winning by split decision. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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In a battle of two welterweights in the UFC Octagon on Saturday in Stockholm, Sweden - one experienced but needing to reclaim lost position and another on the rise - it'd be the veteran who would edge out his opponent as Rick Story defeated Gunnar Nelson via split decision in the main event at UFC Fight Night 53. The event aired on UFC Fight Pass. The two were active right away in the first frame, not with huge flurries of activities, but steady drips of offense. Story was consistent with leg ki read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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A key welterweight bout between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story in the UFC Fight Night Stockholm main event needed the full 25 minutes to decide who would inch closer towards the top 10. In a night where all of the bouts at UFC Fight Night in Sweden either ended in a 1st round knockout or a decision, this main event showdown between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story went the distance, with the winner in prime position for a major step up in competition. The 1st round began with Story successfully landin read news >>

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STOCKHOLM – In the first headliner of today’s UFC doubleheader, Rick Story upset Gunnar Nelson, bringing about a pretty miserable night for Swedish fight fans.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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