Loyalty is a funny thing in MMA. Fighters from the same camp will often refuse to fight each other, no matter the potential gain. Title on the line? No thanks. Tens, even hundreds of thousands of dollars?
Gyms such as American Top Team, American Kickboxing Academy, Greg Jackson’s, and Xtreme Couture are known as high caliber MMA academies, but there may be another camp that has finally earned its stripes.
Gray Maynard and Nate Diaz, two veterans of The Ultimate Fighter, will square off in the main event of Ultimate Fight Night 20. The show takes place Jan. 11 at the campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, Va.
On Wednesday night before the Ultimate Fighting Championship launches into its tenth season of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality show, where Rashad Evans and Rampage Jackson will go head to head coaching heavyweight castoffs, NFL players and more.