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Chad Mendes meets Clay Guida at UFC on FOX 7

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With officials unable to find a replacement for injured opponent Manny Gamburyan, Chad Mendes has been pulled from the Feb. 23 UFC 157 event altogether.

But the former title challenger is getting what is arguably a bigger fight when Mendes (13-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) meets fellow featherweight Clay Guida (30-13 MMA, 10-7 UFC) at UFC on FOX 7 on April 20, UFC President Dana White confirmed with USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) on Monday.

The event takes place at HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif. Mendes vs. Guida could be one of four fights featured on the network-televised main card, which follows prelims on FX and Facebook...

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Post #1   2/12/13 11:14:21AM   

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My excitement level depends on which Guida shows up. I don't want to see another dance off.

Post #2   2/12/13 11:18:14AM   

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Posted by FastKnockout

My excitement level depends on which Guida shows up. I don't want to see another dance off.


Hopefully, Chad keeping the pressure on will prevent more of this

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I prefer Clay fight guys he can't take down so we can all see what a one dimensional fighter he is. I think I love this fight.

Post #4   2/12/13 11:28:26AM   

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This is gonna be good

Post #5   2/12/13 11:45:16AM   

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I'll be rooting for Mendes in this one, easily.

Post #6   2/12/13 11:46:18AM   

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Mendes - Please Knock this Asshole out!

I can't wait to see Clay's stupid head movement stop with a vicious KO

Post #7   2/12/13 11:57:00AM   

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Perfect fight. Mendes will eliminate any chance of Guida getting a title shot any time soon

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Post #8   2/12/13 12:07:28PM   

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Post #9   2/12/13 12:14:14PM   

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Chad is on a fast track to getting another title shot. Not sure if he finishes Guida but, I defintely think he wins the fight convincingly

Post #10   2/12/13 12:23:42PM   

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I'm glad Joe Silva finally remembered the tier Mendes is in and didn't schedule him against another Cody McKenzie type opponent.

Post #11   2/12/13 1:39:43PM   

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Hopefully Mendes gets Guida fighting like he used to fight

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Post #12   2/12/13 1:45:28PM   

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We should all get what we want from this fight

Post #13   2/12/13 1:52:44PM   

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much better matchup for mendes. it will be very interesting to see where the wrestling goes in this fight. both have the ability to stop each others TD's.

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Posted by pmoney

We should all get what we want from this fight



Good God I hope so...I won't even say what I want. I think we all want it.

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