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Demian Maia beats Condit in UFC Fight Night main event in Vancouver

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Demian Maia, right, Brazil, celebrate after defeating Carlos Condit, of Albuquerque, NM, in a welterweight bout at a UFC Fight Night event in Vancouver on Saturday, August 27, 2016.

Vancouver â ???? Demian Maia supported his calls for a welterweight title shot with an early submission victory over Carlos Condit in the main event of UFC Fight Night at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Saturday.

Maia, in third place in the division, said earlier this week said a win over Condit he has to queue for a titelgeveg. And, at the age of 38, he may later wish to receive in the year after compel Condit to tap out at 3:08 of the opening round -. An abrupt end to the UFC fourth stop in Vancouver in six years

Maia made quick work of the fight, which was scheduled for five rounds in front of a crowd of 10 533 fans. He has in tears in the middle of the octagon, when it was over. Now he will wait for word on when a potential titelgeveg can take place.

Maia said during a post-fight interview that if the UFC gives Stephen Thompson, the No. 2 position fighter in the welterweight division, shot the next title, he wants his chance right then.

???? eK ???? m very grateful for everything I ???? five accomplished in my life and very thankful for my family, a ???? said Maia, who has won six consecutive fights. â ???? My life is complete though. The title shot, which will be something else, something incredible as it happens.â ????

Tyron Woodley currently holds the welterweight championship.

Tom Wright, executive vice president and general manager for UFC Canada, Australia and New Zealand, has Maiaâ ???? Performance ???? Dominanta ???? but said a decision about a possible title fight Maia is not made.

Saturdayâ ???? the battle for the last Condit may have been in his career.

There is speculation about condita ???? the future in the UFC, and he strongly recommended after his defeat to Porto that his days as a fighter are over. He stood just less than a confirmation of his retirement, says he hopes the defeat will not ???? t be â ???? Swan song.â ????

He said HEA ???? ll talk to his management and his wife and make a decision after it. But he said a possible retirement was ???? in the back of my mind for a while.â ????

???? I donâ ???? t know if I fight business at this level is not. I ???? five were in this for a very long time, a ???? Condit said. â ???? Ita ???? has been great. I ???? Five … have to do what I like for a living for a very long time, but I donâ ???? t know … if I here.A belongs ????

Saturdayâ ???? “Fight card recommended 10 events, including four on the main card.

Charles Oliveira, through a translator, predicted earlier this week after a workout rescue his hand would be raised in victory over Anthony Pettis who entered their featherweight bout with three defeats in a row.

Instead, Oliveira use to tap out his hand in a loss to Pettis in the third round.

After the fall of the lightweight division (155 pounds) for the spring weighty division (145 pounds), Pettis avoid possible entry at least three times against Oliveira continued as their struggle. Pettis, who win with a knockout in the first round geflankeer, was able to Oliveira role in a guillotine choke, forcing his opponent finish the fight 3:11 of the third round.

A ??? ? I have two losing my whole career and then three (losses) back-to-back kids, I do some self-examination, to find out what drives me, â ???? Pettis said.

After taking time away from the Octagon on Dancing with the Stars to appear, Paige VanZant returned to the UFC with a second round knockout over Australiaâ ???? s Bec Rawlings.

VanZant, who last fought on December 10, 2015 when they lost by submission in the fifth round, was able to kick the ground at the head of Rawlings, driving her opponent to the ground. VanZant continued stopped a series of thrust for the fight.

Jim Miller’s main card with a split-decision victory over Joe Lauzon in the highly anticipated herontmoeting between the two lightweight fighters after their bloody, gruesome fights from UFC 155 four years ago.

Miller, Lauzon defeated in 2012, was able to land a devastating series of combinations in the second round, landing 97 total strikes against the end of the fight.

But he pays a price, with a few strokes on his face and forehead post-fight. He was a few seconds away from possibly losing by submission to the end of the third and final round, Lauzon can be closed in an armbar takedown in the final breath of the battle just to have was consumed time.

???? I just got this. I feel incredibly confident at the end of the fight. I knew it was close, but I thought I had rounds two and three for sure, especially with my take downs and my strikes landed, â ???? Lauzon said in a post-fight interview.

Jeremy Kennedy of Surrey, BC, the victory was won in his UFC debut, earned the victory by unanimous decision over Alessandro Ricci of Woodbridge, Ont., In a lightweight battle.

song â ???? JBCâ ???? echo throughout the arena, the 23-year-old Kennedy, who in the spring weighty division for this event has been moved, was able to fight against the 34-year-old Ricci control for all three rounds as he reached his dream of fighting in the UFC in the first phase group of the day.

Initially, Kennedy had Josh Emmett fight in Vancouver. Emmett is removed from the map as a result of an injury. Ricci replaces him with only a weeka ???? the notification.

???? Going up a weight class, I kind of expected to grind, around the implementation of a heavier body and take more shots. But it’s the way I wanted. I raised my hand. I feel I won every round and thatâ ???? is the way we planned it, â ???? said Kennedy, who he admits was nervous for battle.

???? There was a lot more people there than I expected. It was a little hard there, that’s cool. I built it in my head, anyway, so I was ready for it when it came.â ????

Kennedy battle with a professional record of 8-0-0 Battlefield Fight League, competing in the spring weighty department. He went to the lightweight division for Saturdayâ ???? the matter, but admitted afterwards he now feels more comfortable fighting at 145 pounds instead of 155.

???? I donâ ?? ?? t know what the UFC in the store, but I ???? Mon (spring weighty). Thatâ ???? my weight class, a ???? Kennedy said.

???? to have been given only doesn at the highest level, and the disadvantage of size ???? t make my feelings. I am young. Eventually I ???? will be (155 pounds), but now I ???? m a (spring weighty). I think thatâ ???? is the plan.â ????

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