Review: 2013-10-09, close fight but not so exciting: Demian Maia vs Jake Shields gets two stars. Demian Maia (18-4-0, 67% finishing rate) entered as the No.5 welterweight in the world while Jake Shields (28-6-1, 47% finishing rate) entered as the No.9 (actually the #1 in this weight division is Georges St Pierre). Maia vs Shields is the main event of UFC Fight Night 29. Watch the video!
Event: UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs Shields
Where: Jose Correa Gymnasium, Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
UFC Fight Night 29 fight card (main card):
Demian Maia vs Jake Shields
Erick Silva vs Dong Hyun Kim
Thiago Silva vs Matt Hamill
Fabio Maldonado vs Joey Beltran
Mike Pierce vs Rousimar Palhares
Raphael Assuncao vs TJ Dillashaw
Maia’s previous fight: Jon Fitch vs Demian Maia
Shields’ previous fight: Jake Shields vs Tyron Woodley
Maia’s next fight: Rory MacDonald vs Demian Maia
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post-fight interview + highlights video