Thales Leites had stated in an exclusive interview with Tatame that the victory by submission did not happen, but the Brazilian felt he gave a “nice gift” to the fans, on Friday , the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 40, knocking out Trevor Smith. “I am too happy. I Showed, once again, I … Read more
On October 9th, 2013 the UFC comes back to Fox Sports 1 with a great free card headlined by a welterweight bout with title implications between Demian Maia and Jake Shields. Both men have contended for the UFC title with Shields at welterweight and Maia a tmiddleweight Both did so unsuccessfully. That’s not where the comparisons endthough. Both men are fantastic black belts in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and have demonstrated such in their MMA careers. So ready or not, here comes the breakdown for this battle between these top contenders.