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Demian Maia is a Brazilian former submission grappler and a current mixed martial artist competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s welterweight division. He is widely considered as one of the greatest grapplers in MMA history. Turning professional in 2001, he won his MMA debut with a 48 second TKO on September 21, 2001. He is a 4th degree black belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner. He has won several major tournaments under Team Brasa. Born Demian Augusto Baptista Maia on November 6, 1977 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, he is of Russian descent on his mother’s side. Maia trained in Judo as a child, and started practicing Judo at the age of four and trained until he was six. He graduated from college with a degree in Journalism. He has been married to Renata Maia since 2005. Together they have one daughter, Pietra Vieira Maia.
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|Height:||6′0″ (183 cm)|
|Weight:||185 pounds (84 kg)|
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People always go to the ground with me trying to just hold me. They stall and wait for the referee to stand them back up so they can start it all over.Demian Maia
Things can change quickly in the UFC. I lost to Nate Marquardt in my first loss as a middleweight and then I defeated Dan Miller and fought for the title against Anderson Silva.Demian Maia
I want to be remembered as a guy who goes out and represents the art of jiu-jitsu.Demian Maia
MMA is pretty tough on your mind because it’s a sport that’s not just about winning. You really want to win bad, but it’s tough when you lose. You get beaten. And it really messes with your ego, because nobody wants to get beaten by other people physically. It’s not just a game. You get beaten physically.Demian Maia
When I was 16, we get kicked out of our house because my mother and my father were separated, so we didn’t have money to pay. We got kicked out and had to live with my grandmother, sleeping in the living room, for many years.Demian Maia