UFC Welterweight Jake Shields steps into the octagon today against Demian Maia, who is one of the most accomplished BJJ experts in the division, at UFC Fight Night 29: Maia Vs Shields. Shields has invented his own type of Jiu Jitsu called ‘American Jiu Jitsu’ which is a hybrid of many different martial arts. Watch Shields describe it himself in the video below
UFC Fight Night 29: Maia Vs Shields takes place today in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil. In the co main event, welterweights Erick Silva will take on Dong Hyun Kim.
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