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More than six months ago, Gray Maynard went soul searching. This Friday night in Atlantic City, he intends to make the type of statement that will shake up the ultra-competitive UFC lightweight division.
After spending 2011 battling injuries and inner camp turmoil while suffering two missed attempts at the lightweight crown, Maynard decided it was time to switch things up. He set out to find the missing pieces of the puzzle.
His journey took him to Brazil and then San Jose, where he traded the bright lights of Las Vegas for the laid-back vibe of California. This decision not only has allowed Maynard to recapture his peace of mind but also to reignite the evolution of the fighter inside of him.
The first stop on his journey was Brazil's Camp Nova Uniao, where he trained with the likes of Jose Aldo and Renan Barao in Rio de Janeiro. The former three-time All-America wrestler was an instrumental part of Aldo's pre-fight preparation for his bout with Chad Mendes. In the proce...
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When news broke that the Gray Maynard's camp had requested that his opponent braid his hair for their FX main event clash, well, we expected to see "The Carpenter" to join the likes of Gina Carano and Urijah Faber in the cornrow hall of fame. Guida had a different idea.
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With the match up between Clay Guida and Gray Maynard taking place this weekend, a match we would love to see is Gilbert Melendez take on the winner. Of course you can say that is wishful thinking but one Cesar Gracie backs the idea as well. Dustin De La Torre caught up with the head [...]
Clay Guida and Gray Maynard are set for their five round lightweight clash at UFC on FX 4 after successfully making weight today. Both Guida and Maynard tipped the scales at 155 pounds.
UFC on FX 4 takes place on Friday, June 22nd from the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The preliminary card action kicks off at 5:00pm ET with two fights on Facebook before switching to...
The UFC returns to FX Friday with an exciting lineup from the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ.
In the main event, a pair of top-10 lightweights with their sights set on championship gold will clash as Gray Maynard meets Clay Guida in a five-round barnburner.
Here's a full breakdown of the card:
MAIN CARD (on FX)
Gray Maynard (10-1-1) vs. Clay Guida (29-12)
In a critical...
The Revel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ plays host to UFC on FX 4 on June 22nd.
Headlining the card is a pivotal lightweight tilt matching Clay Guida and Gray Maynard which is scheduled for five rounds. A victory here will help the winner keep pace in the highly competitive lightweight division.
The main card for UFC on FX 4 will be televised live on FX beginning at 9:00pm ET. The...
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida” event will be tipping the scale today inside Revel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 4PM ET/1PM PT.
Please click HERE if you would like to stream today’s weight competition.
A critical lightweight scrap with former top contender...
Full weights from New Jersey: Clay Guida (155) vs. Gray Maynard (155) Spencer Fisher (156) vs. Sam Stout (155.5) Brian Ebersole (170) vs. T.J. Waldburger (170.5) Ross Pearson (146) vs. Cub Swanson (145.5) Hatsu Hioki (145.5) vs. Ricardo Lamas (145) C.J. Keith (157)* vs. Ramsey Nijem (156) Brock Jardine (170.5) vs. Rick Story (169.5) Joey [...]
“UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida” takes place Friday inside Revel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Make sure to stay with 5thRound.com all night for our live coverage.
Facebook will kick off the festivities by streaming a pair of prelims live at approximately 5PM ET/2PM PT. Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s page in order to watch the scraps live.
The company’s YouTube channel...
Instead of hitting the “Like” button on the UFC’s Facebook page to catch Ken Stone vs. Francisco Rivera and Dan Miller vs. Ricardo Funch, fanboys can simply click the UFC’s YouTube player below to watch the two opening acts for “UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida.”
The live action is scheduled to start at approximately 5PM ET/2PM PT.
FUEL TV will broadcast six preliminary...
Main Card (FX)
• Gray Maynard (155) vs. Clay Guida (155)
• Sam Stout (155.5) vs. Spencer Fisher (156)
• Brian Ebersole (170) vs. T.J. Waldburger (170.5)
• Ross Pearson (146) vs. Cub Swanson (145.5)
Preliminary Card (Fuel TV)
• Hatsu Hioki (145.5) vs. Ricardo Lamas (145)
• Ramsey Nijem (156) vs. C.J. Keith (157)*
• Rick Story (169.5) vs. Brock Jardine (170.5...
The official weigh-ins for “UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida” take place today inside Revel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Stream Thursday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 4PM ET/1PM PT.
Tomorrow’s FX broadcast begins live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.
A lightweight affair between Clay Guida (Pictured) and Gray Maynard headlines the freebie fight card.
Larry Pepe joins Rob and Amy to discuss the upcoming UFC Fight between Gray Maynard and Clay Guida.