Main Event | Lightweight · 155 lbs | MMA
Nate Diaz defeats Gray Maynard via KO/TKO at 2:38 of Round 1
|16-9-0||Pro Record At Fight||11-2-1|
|Climbed to 17-9||Record After Fight||Fell to 11-3|
|+115 (Near Even)||Betting Odds||-140 (Slight Favorite)|
|United States||Nationality||United States|
|Stockton, California||Fighting out of||Santa Cruz, California|
|28 years, 7 months||Age at Fight||34 years, 6 months|
|156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||156.0 lbs (70.8 kgs)|
|6'0" (183cm)||Height||5'8" (173cm)|
|76.0" (193cm)||Reach||70.0" (178cm)|
|2Pac - I’m a Souljah (DJ Scholar Remix)||Walkout Music||2Pac - Troublesome 96|
|Cesar Gracie Jiu Jitsu||Gym||Power MMA|
- Bout Information
- Event: The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale
- Date: Saturday 11.30.2013 at 10:00 PM ET
- Referee: Yves Lavigne
- Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center
- Enclosure: Octagon
- Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
- Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
- TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
- Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
- Post-Fight Interviewer: Jon Anik
- Diaz Total Disclosed Pay: $80,000
- Maynard Total Disclosed Pay: $45,000
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Although officially marked as the second battle between Maynard and Diaz, the two met years earlier on The Ultimate Fighter Season 5, where Diaz submitted Maynard with a Triangle Choke.
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Videos & Highlights
Promo Video | TUF 18 Finale: Diaz vs. Maynard Main Event Feature report dead link
Watch this video feature previewing the TUF 18 Finale main event between Nate Diaz and Gray Maynard.
Interview | TUF 18 Finale: Nate Diaz Post-Fight Interview report dead link
Watch Nate Diaz's exciting interview following his first-round KO win over Gray Maynard.
Interview | TUF 18 Finale: Gray Maynard Pre-Fight Interview report dead link
Watch Gray Maynard discuss his third fight with rival Nate Diaz.
Promo Video | TUF 18 Finale: Maynard vs Diaz Preview report dead link
Watch the history of the rivalry between Nate Diaz and Gray Maynard.
Interview | TUF 18 Finale: Nate Diaz Pre-Fight Interview report dead link
Watch Nate Diaz discuss his third fight with rival Gray Maynard.