Canadian lightweight T.J. Grant to fight Gray (The Bully) Maynard at UFC 160
TORONTO - Canadian lightweight T.J. Grant, riding a four-fight win streak, will face Gray (The Bully) Maynard at UFC 160 on May 25 in Las Vegas.
Maynard (12-1-1 with one no contest) has fought for the 155-pound title twice, battling to a draw with Frankie (The Answer) Edgar at UFC 125 before being stopped in the fourth round at UFC 136. He won a split decision over Clay (The Carpenter) Guida last time out.
Grant (20-5) is 4-0 since dropping down from welterweight with 155-pound wins over Shane Roller, Carlo Prater, Evan Dunham and (Handsome) Matt Wiman.
"BIG FIGHTS are what I'm here for! Thanks," tweeted Grant.
In other UFC news, bantamweights George Roop and Reuben Duran will meet at UFC 158 on March 16 in Montreal.