Gray Maynard pulls off the unanimous decision over Kenny ‘Ken Flo’ Florian, in Florian’s hometown.The Bully used his superior wrestling to keep the black belt, Florian pinned for three rounds. Florian came close to pulling off an omoplata late in round three, but Maynard was able to pull out of it to get the win.
Dana White announced earlier on that the winner of this fight would go on to take on the winner of Penn vs. Edgar for the next shot at the title. That means Maynard is next in line for a lightweight title bout against the winner of Edgar vs. Penn 2.
Gary Maynard currently holds a 11-0-1 His most recent fight was against Nate Diaz at UFC Fight Night 20, where Maynard won via decision.