Demian Maia vs. Neil Magny At UFC 190

A welterweight face off pinning former 185 pound title contender, Demian Maia against fast rising star, Neil Magny was revealed today for the UFC 190 Pay-Per-View event taking place on August 1st in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The UFC released the news overnight. At this time it is thought verbal agreements are in place for both fighters.

Magny competed on season 16 of the ultimate fighter but was eliminated during the semifinals. Maia has been competing in the UFC since 2007. The submission ace started his octagon career with four “Submission of the Night” wins in his first five appearances and eventually challenged for the UFC middleweight title against then-champ Anderson Silva. I

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