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  1. UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves post-fight analysis - Fights to make for main card winnersRead the original story

    Sunday | BloodyElbow

    ... at UFC 189. Alternatively, if he doesn't want to wait over a month to find out the result, let's do Condit vs. Demian Maia in what would be a fascinating clash of styles. Charles Oliveira . I've had my doubts about Oliveira, and to an extent I still ...

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  2. Post-UFC Fight Night 67 Matchmaking featuring Carlos Condit vs. Demian MaiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cage Pages

    ... only the 31-year-old Albuquerque fighter's second win of his last five, but remains top five in the division. Demian Maia (20-6) is currently ranked #6 in the UFC's welterweight division. A welterweight striker vs. grappler bout between two of the ...

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  3. Gilbert Burns agrees it is time to 'stop doubting' Chris WeidmanRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | BloodyElbow

    ... Lyoto. Like he said, it's time to stop doubting him. Weidman was in that same position with Anderson Silva and Demian Maia and neither of them could do anything. People can doubt Vitor's jiu-jitsu, but not Demian's." Though the loss was ...

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  4. UFC Manila main card results recap: Magny scores 7th straight victory, Munoz dominant in final fightRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... inevitable. With seven wins in a row, Magny has earned a big step up in competition. I feel a match up with Demian Maia would act as a great litmus test to see just how far Magny can go in the UFC welterweight division. As Lim is from Seoul in South ...

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  5. UFC Fight Night 66 fight card: Mark Munoz vs Luke Barnatt full fight previewRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | MMA Mania

    ... via debatable split decisions, which leaves him in an undesirable position. Mark Munoz Record : 13-6 Key Wins : Demian Maia (UFC 131), Chris Leben (138), Tim Boetsch (UFC 162) Key Losses : Chris Weidman (UFC on Fuel TV 4), Lyoto Machida (UFC Fight ...

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  6. Erick Silva vs. Rick Story headlines Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4 Finale in JuneRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... Gunnar Nelson in the main event of UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden. In his only trip to Brazil, Story tapped to Demian Maia at UFC 153 . Silva (18-5) finally started his first win streak in the UFC this year, choking out Josh Koscheck after a ...

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  7. UFC Fight Night 62 Drug Test Results All Come Back CleanRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... LaFlare, held in Rio de Janeiro (RJ) on March 21, 2015," read the commission's statement. Brazilian welterweight Demian Maia won a five-round unanimous decision over American Ryan LaFlare in the night's main event. Undefeated welterweight Ben Fodor ...

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  8. UFC Fight Night 62 drug test results releasedRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... (HGH and EPO), which also came back clean. UFC Fight Night 62 featured a five-round unanimous decision win for Demian Maia, who grappled his way to the judges' scorecards opposite Ryan LaFlare. Elsewhere on the card, Erick Silva handed Josh Koscheck ...

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  9. The Cut List: UFC Fight Night - Mendes vs. LamasRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... his UFC bouts and he will quite possibly go down as the only fighter in UFC history to ever be knocked down by Demian Maia . Even with his last-ditch effort to move down a weight class, he's surely headed elsewhere with a defeat to Gray Maynard . ...

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  10. UFC Rankings: Demian Maia Moves Up at Welterweight with UFC Fight Night 62 WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... a shot at the 170-pound championship. Was a win over LaFlare enough to push Maia into the Top Five, though? With Demian Maia being the most highly ranked fighter to compete at UFC Fight Night 62, it isn't surprising that no changes were made to the ...

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  11. Unusual highs and lows for Saturday's UFN 62 ratingsRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    If ever there was a mixed message, the ratings for Saturday's UFC show were it. The Fight Night from Rio de Janeiro, headlined by Demian Maia's five-round decision win over Ryan LaFlare, drew 617,000 viewers, well short of every UFC televised prime time show so far this year, and among the lowest numbers for such a show in since FS 1 became UFC's main cable destination point.

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  12. UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. LaFlare betting recapRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... Koscheck (+325) in the first round via Guillotine Choke. My Power Parlay saw an attractive URP of 80%. Underdog Demian Maia (+135) displayed his grappling prowess as he scored the nod against the previously undefeated Ryan LaFlare (-160) in the main ...

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  13. UFC fighter rankings: Minimal changes in latest updateRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    The only ranked fighters from UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. LaFlare were Demian Maia, Ryan LaFlare, and Amanda Nunes. So unsurprisingly, not much was changed in the rankings after this event, but there were some other swaps that had nothing to do with the card at all.

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  14. UFC Rio Post-fight patterns: What brought you to the danceRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Following UFC in Rio, where Demian Maia decisioned Ryan LaFlare , Phil Mackenzie breaks down some of the patterns that cropped up in the main event and throughout the card. The Rio card on Saturday was an entertaining night of fights, full of fun finishes and concluding with a technical grappling showcase in the main event.

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  15. Bravado nothing new for McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... loss of his career in the main event of a UFC card in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night, veteran welterweight Demian Maia has his eyes on a major prize. The 37-year-old Brazilian wants one more chance to fight for a UFC title before his career is ...

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  16. Demian Maia admits he needs more punches and elbows: 'Jiu-jitsu...Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Though he might have run out of gas towards the end, Demian Maia completely dominated Ryan LaFlare on Saturday night in the main event of UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. And though he's happy with the victory, he's not completely satisfied with his performance.

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  17. UFC Fight Night 62 medical suspensions and injuries: Ryan LaFlare and ...Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... who is facing a six-month sit after suffering an apparent right hand injury during his five round war against Demian Maia in the evening's main event ( watch full video highlights here ). As for Maia, he can jump right back into the fray if he ...

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  18. UFC Fight Night Medical Suspensions: LaFlare, Baszler, 4 Others Facing Lengthy LayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Sherdog

    Several competitors from UFC Fight Night "Maia vs. LaFlare" are facing six-month layoffs following Saturday's fight card in Rio de Janeiro. The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission on Monday released its list of medical suspensions from the event, which was headlined by Demian Maia 's five-round unanimous decision win over Ryan LaFlare .

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  19. Demian Maia says jiu-jitsu mentality keeps him from using ground and poundRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... middleweight title challenger is aware of the holes in his game, however, especially his ground and pound. Demian Maia outgrappled Ryan LaFlare with ease at UFC Fight Night Maia vs. LaFlare, to a unanimous decision victory. He landed several ...

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  20. Fight Night 62 Aftermath/Results: Maia Dominates LaFlare, Koscheck &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Cage Potato

    Fight Night 62 was one of those cards that, while appearing just abysmal on paper, actually turned out to be a rather entertaining affair. I mean, sure, the main card broadcast dragged along at it's typical sloth-like pace - something that the UFC desperately needs to change but sadly never will - and the main event wasn't exactly the kind of barnburner we've come to expect from a Demian Maia fight , but Fight Night 62 more than made up for its lack of name power with exciting finishes.

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