During an excellent new episode of the It's Time podcast with Bruce Buffer, UFC featherweight Clay Guida sits down, relaxes and talks fresh off his dominant win last week over Robbie Peralta. Among other things, Guida gives his take on UFC 189's featherweight title main event between champion Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor.
Guida had plenty of good things to say about both men in his...
The basic fighter salaries resulting from UFC Fight Night 63 have now been released and show that the top earner in Virginia was actually UFC veteran Clay Guida who banked $100,000 for his victory on the main card.
Guida was the only fighter to earn a six figure sum, though headliner Chad Mendes was close behind with $96,000.
The numbers drop quickly after that with Dustin Poirier...
Below you’ll find UFC Fight Night 63 post-fight interviews with three of the biggest winners in Fairfax, Virginia.
"At no point in your rambling, incoherent response were you even close to anything that could be considered a rational thought." -- Principal Oblaski, 'Billy Madison' (1995).
When a quote from the classic comedy "Billy Madison" is the first thing that comes to mind following a post-fight speech, you know you've got a good one on your hands.
After thoroughly dominating an extremely...
Clay Guida grinded and slammed his way to a unanimous decision victory over Robbie Peralta Saturday in Fairfax.
Early in the first round, Guida scored with two big slams that brought his many supporters in the crowd to their feet.
From there, Guida took the back of Peralta, but the resilent "Problems" got back to his feet before getting dragged back down to the mat.
Clay Guida was back to his grinding best against Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night 63, landing some impressive takedowns and giving his opponent absolutely no room to breathe over the course of 15 minutes.
The two men trade leg kicks and pump out their jabs. Guida wings a big right hand, but it doesn’t connect. Peralta continues to work leg kicks.
Guida bundles forward...
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Chad Mendes vs. Ricardo Lamas
Jorge Masvidal vs. Al Iaquinta
Michael Chiesa vs. Mitch Clarke
Julianna Pena vs. Milana Dudieva
Clay Guida vs. Robbie Peralta
Dustin Poirier vs. Carlos Diego...
The UFC Fight Night 63 weigh-ins have now taken place ahead of tomorrow afternoon’s show in Virginia and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below.
Ricardo Lamas (145.5) vs. Chad Mendes (145.5)
Al Iaquinta (155.5) vs. Jorge Masvidal (156.5) – Masvidal has 2hrs to lost 0.5lbs
Michael Chiesa (155.5) vs. Mitch Clarke (155)
This Saturday, trade in your cartoons and cereal for fights and...well, you can keep the cereal if you want. Point is, UFC action is coming at you bright and early this weekend on FOX Sports 1 from Fairfax, VA with one heck of a stacked free card.
Check out all our analysis and picks on fights with the likes of Chad Mendes, Ricardo Lamas, Clay Guida, Julianna Pena, and more. Then...
After about 45 minutes of lurid, hilarious and all-around nutzo stories from Brendan, Bryan, and Evan The Beard, the Fighter & The Kid podcast crew finally got around to discussing this week's big UFC event. Don't get us wrong, the first half of the episode are about as crazy and fun as it gets, so don't miss it (though, if you're listening at work, maybe turn that down real...
A new featherweight bout has been added to an already stacked UFC 189 card in July as Dennis Bermudez meets Jeremy Stephens.
Bermudez was riding high on a seven-fight win streak prior to his last bout at UFC 180 where he suffered his first loss in nearly three years when he fell to top five ranked featherweight Ricardo Lamas.
Prior to the loss in late 2014, Bermudez had put together...
Since losing a tough fight to Dennis Bermudez in July of last year, Clay Guida has not competed in the UFC. The popular featherweight healed, rested, and also managed to fit in some travel and fun.
Off-season Guida has always been known to A. stay in shape, and B. Enjoy himself in a very "The Dude" way.
We asked Clay how he's spent his down time since last fighting in the Octagon...
UFC Fight Night 63 takes place this coming Saturday night in Virginia and we’ve got the full fight card for you below.
Headlining the event is a clash of top featherweight contenders as the No.1 ranked Chad Mendes faces the No.4 placed Ricardo Lamas.
In the co-main event both Jorge Masvidal and Al Iaquinta will be looking to protect three-fight winning streaks that have left them...
The card for UFC Fight Night 63 has been finalized. The UFC will return to Virginia for the April 4th card, which features a slew of heavy hitters. The action will take place on FOX Sports 1, and in a strange twist the main card will have a 10:00 am start time for us fight fans here on the west coast.
The bout order is as follows:
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 1:00 pm ET)
Finally, after a three-week layoff that felt much longer, MMA’s leading promotion will return on Saturday with one of the sport’s most highly-anticipated rematches in the main event of UFC 179 when featherweight champ Jose Aldo will put his belt on the line against top-ranked contender Chad Mendes in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In January of 2012, Aldo won the first battle of this...
On Saturday, MMA’s leading promotion will return with it’s first event in 21 days when UFC Fight Night 47 storms into Bangor, Maine with an intriguing card that could represent a turning point in the careers of several fighters. But instead of entering the cage in order to earn a date with a top-ranked talent or to solidify a place among the division’s best, lightweights Gray...
BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspensions from the California State Athletic Commission regarding this past Saturday’s UFC on Fox 12. The show took place from the SAP Center in San Jose.
Medical suspensions were highlighted by Matt Brown, who lost in the main event against Robbie Lawler. Brown was suspended for 45 days with no contact, but could be out...
Contributor: Ben Kohn
Last night was another awesome card of fights in a string of really fun events the UFC has been putting on in the past month. While there’s a three-week break between now and the next card, the UFC putting on a consistently awesome product recently is a good sign of things to come hopefully. Let’s get right into the night of fights and dissect what we learned...
Following last night’s UFC On FOX 12 event in San Jose the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced.
As expected, Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown were rewarded with ‘Fight Of The Night’ honors for their five round striking battle in the main event of the evening.
Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson picked up a ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonus after his...
If what Dennis Bermudez (pictured) has done to his past six opponents didn’t get your attention, then slip on your glasses and listening ears now. Bermudez posted the biggest win of his MMA career Saturday by submitting Clay Guida.
Most thought Guida would be able to grind out another victory, but Bermudez never game him the opportunity.
A slick rear-naked choke at the 2:57 mark...
During tonight’s UFC on Fox 12 post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced the post-fight bonus winners for Saturday’s show. Main event fighters Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown won “Fight of the Night”. Dennis Bermudez and Anthony Johnson each won ‘Performance of the Night”. Those four guys each won $50,000.
Brown and Lawler put on the expected war...
Dennis Bermudez was riding a six fight winning streak heading into tonight’s UFC on Fox 12 main card against Clay Guida. A win over Guida would be the biggest in his career on the biggest stage of his career.
Bermudez delivered as he defeated Guida by submission due a rear naked choke at 2:57 of round two.
The fight starts with both guys going right at each other. Bermudez lands...
Dennis Bermudez made a big statement tonight by submitting Clay Guida with a rear-naked choke in the second round on the main card of UFC On FOX 12.
Guida letting his hands go early, but Bermudez lands a solid body kick in return.
Hard right hook lands for Guida. Guida goes for a takedown, but Bermudez shows very good balance as he shakes it off. Guida against the...
Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the UFC On FOX 12 results live as they happen from San Jose, California.
The action is expected to get underway at 4.15pm ET (9.15pm UK) with the main card going live at 8pm ET (1am UK).
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Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown
Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio...
Many pundits are stoked for tonight’s “UFC on FOX: Lawler vs. Brown” event. However, from a gambling standpoint, most of the featured fights shouldn’t be too competitive.
Let’s take a look at the one main card bout that could be the least lopsided.
Dennis Bermudez (pictured) is a -160 odds-on favorite to beat Clay Guida. “The Carpenter,” meanwhile, comes is closely...