Aldo-Mendes rematch has become three-pronged affair

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...
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UFC On Fox 12 Medical Suspensions Highlighted By Matt Brown Out For Possibly Six Months 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...
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Bermudez Submits Clay Guida at UFC on FOX 12 (Video Highlights)

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...
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Bonuses: Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown Highlight Bonus Winners

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...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Results: Dennis Bermudez Taps Out Clay Guida

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...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Bermudez Submits Clay Guida At UFC On FOX 12

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. Round One: 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...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Clay Guida, Dennis Bermudez hoping to earn shot at top-five contender

A week after Conor McGregor solidified his presence in the UFC with a crowd-pleasing win over Diego Brandao, fellow featherweight contenders Clay Guida and Dennis Bermudez will square-off on the main card of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night in San Jose with the winner likely to land a bout against a top-five opponent. Most recently, Guida notched a much-needed win over Tatsuya Kawajiri...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

The Entire Episode Of “UFC Road To The Octagon: UFC On Fox 12″

The UFC returns to Fox this Saturday night as UFC on Fox 12 takes place from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. In the main event, Matt Brown battles Robbie Lawler in welterweight action. The winner of the fight will face welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in the near future. Before every Fox show, the UFC releases a show titled, “UFC Road To The Octagon”. In this episode...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

An open letter to Dana White and the UFC regarding Chicago

I want to start out by stating that I am not one of those people who thinks they can run the UFC better than Dana White, Lorenzo Fertitta and Frank Fertitta. I understand that there are many things about running such an organization that I cannot begin to fathom. I am also not one of those that thinks the UFC just got to where they are by accident. I understand that it is a result...
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June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Clay Guida Vs Dennis Bermudez set for UFC on Fox 12

Clay Guida draws hot prospect Dennis Bermudez for UFC on Fox 12 in San Jose. Mandatory Credit: A featherweight duel between former contender Clay Guida and rising star Dennis Bermudez has been added to the UFC on Fox 12 card. The event will kick off from the SAP Center in San Jose on July 26 but currently does not have a main event. There are two other confirmed fights on...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Clay Guida Vs Dennis Bermudez Lined Up For UFC On FOX 12

A featherweight fight between Clay Guida and Dennis Bermudez has been added to the UFC On FOX 12 event in San Jose on July 26th. Guida earned both a victory and a ‘Fight Of The Night’ bonus last time out at UFC Fight Night 39 in Abu Dhabi against Tatsuya Kawajiri which leaves him 2-1 in his featherweight campaign so far and ranked at No.7 in the division. Bermudez has been on...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Clay Guida Fights Dennis Bermudez at UFC on FOX 12

On Friday, a featherweight shootout between Clay Guida (pictured) and Dennis Bermudez was added to the UFC on FOX 12 roster. first reported the matchup. Guida collected a much-needed win with a unanimous decision victory over Tatsuya Kawajiri in his last outing. “The Carpenter” had dropped three of four prior to April’s W. Bermudez, meanwhile, has been quietly...
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Clay Guida Versus Conor McGregor Should Be The Main Event at UFC Dublin

Clay Guida is a warrior looking for the best and most exciting fights. Right now the Dana White, Joe Silva, and Sean Shelby should be cutting Clay Guida a bonus check.  He just made their lives much easier.  No one inside the top ten will acknowledge Conor McGregor’s existence much less actually call him out.  It makes sense as a high ranked fighter there is no upside for them...
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April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Clay Guida and Conor McGregor would make a great Main Event in Dublin

Right now the Dana White, Joe Silva, and Sean Shelby should be cutting Clay Guida a bonus check. He just made their lives much easier. No one inside the top ten will acknowledge Conor McGregor’s existence much less actually call him out. It makes sense as a higher ranked fighter; there is no upside for them. He is a nightmare matchup ranked below them and many fighters today are...
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April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi ‘Nogueira vs. Nelson’ Event Review

For the first time since Anderson Silva’s horrid display of showmanship at UFC 112, the Octagon returned to Abu Dhabi, home of its part-owners. And this card more than made up for the previous disappointment, with great fights throughout. Topping the bill was the heavyweight fight between veterans Roy Nelson and Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira. It was a tentative start from both men...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Guida, Kawajiri, Nelson and Nijem Score Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 39

After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Clay Guida (pictured), Tatsuya Kawajiri, Roy Nelson and Ramsey Nijem each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Friday night at “UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Nogueira.” Although Guida took home a lopsided unanimous decision victory over Kawajiri, his 15-minute shootout with the Japanese legend...
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Clay Guida Beats Tatsuya Kawajiri By Unanimous Decision At UFC Fight Night 39

Plenty of energy expended in the entertaining co-main event of UFC Fight Night 39 tonight with Clay Guida’s seemingly endless gas tank and impressive takedowns helping him to a unanimous decision victory over Tatsuya Kawajiri. Round One: Guida out quickly in typical fashion.  After some bobbing and waving about he lands a nice punch. Kawajiri also looking to get busy in the opening...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

After rough patch and health scare, Clay Guida promises return to exciting style

Clay Guida is the UFC's most indefatigable fighter. He was finally forced to take a break, and thinks the time off will lead to the end of a tough stretch in the octagon.
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 164: Chad Mendes Mauls Clay Guida (Video)

After finishing off his past three opponents in the opening round, former UFC featherweight top contender Chad Mendes (pictured) must have felt like he was working overtime in Saturday’s third round TKO victory over Clay Guida. After patiently measuring Guida in the opening two frames, Mendes saw his opportunity to take “The Carpenter” out in the final frame and capitalized...
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC Video: UFC 164 Pre-Fight Press Conference

The UFC returns to pay-per-view for the first time in four weeks on Saturday for UFC 164. The event takes place at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The main event will feature a rematch between UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson facing off against Anthony Pettis. The two squared off at the final WEC show in December 2010 with Pettis winning by unanimous...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Clay Guida takes on Chad Mendes at UFC 164

UFC officials have announced that a featherweight bout between top fighters Clay Guida and Chad Mendes has been added to UFC 164.   Guida and Mendes were scheduled to fight at UFC on FOX 7 before Guida sustained an injury that forced him out of the bout.   UFC 164 takes place August 31 at the [...]
May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Darren Elkins replaces Clay Guida at UFC on FOX 7

UFC officials have found a replacement for the injured Clay Guida.   UFC officials announced that Darren Elkins will now face Chad Mendes at UFC on FOX 7. Mendes was originally scheduled to face Guida until Guida suffered an injury and was forced to withdraw from the bout.   UFC on FOX 7 takes place April [...]
March 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chad Mendes vs. Clay Guida added to UFC on FOX 7

Chad Mendes may have lost his spot on the UFC 157 card because of an injury to Manny Gamburyan but UFC officials made sure to find him a new fight quickly. Officials announced today that Mendes will now face Clay Guida at UFC on FOX 7. The newly announced fight will more than likely be a [...]
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Chad Mendes vs. Clay Guida Expected For UFC on FOX 7 in April

Chad Mendes has finally gotten a new fight. After a training injury forced Manny Gamburiyan out of his UFC 157 main card bout with Chad Mendes, the ‘Team Alpha-Male’ fighter was left without a replacement fight. With most of the featherweight division already scheduled for upcoming fights, Mendes was moved onto April’s UFC on FOX 7 card, where he will meet former 155 pounder...
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February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

The Numbers Do Lie in Clay Guida’s Win Over Hatsu Hioki at ‘UFC on FOX 6′

Oh, that tricky “Octagon control” rule. If someone secures a takedown and maintains top position without inflicting any damage, should said fighter be awarded the victory? How about if the athlete on the bottom lands nearly twice as many total strikes throughout the contest? Well, that’s pretty much how Clay Guida (Pictured) took home a split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28...
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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