Demian Maia’s superb jiu-jitsu game has made him one of the top welterweights in the UFC. Maia stopped Condit in the first round of their fight in the main event on the card in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. In the process, Maia became the first fighter to submit Condit in more than a decade.
The former WEC and interim UFC welterweight champion, a fighter who many feel is still at the top of his game, said following his loss to Demian Maia at UFC on FOX 21 that he’s leaning towards being done with his career as a professional fighter. “I don’t know if I have any business fighting at this
Despite the time away, Saturday night's event was the least attended of four the UFC has held in Vancouver. Headlined by Demian Maia vs. Carlos Condit in a welterweight battle, UFC on FOX 21 managed 10,533 spectators, drawing a gate of $995,624 Canadian dollars, which was roughly $765,000 U.S. dollars