John Maguire headed to middleweight division

UFC Welterweight John Maguire is on his way home after his UFC 154 loss to Matt Riddle on the undercard of UFC 154. The pair fought to a decision, and it was Riddle who swept the scorecards for the official decision. Maguire has dropped his fight prior to his UFC 154 loss against and John Hathaway, and now Maguire is leaving the division.  Maguire now has a 2-2 UFC record and has announced that he will take his next fight at middleweight.

The day after his fight Maguire tweeted:

Getting on the plane and yes I’m going back to middleweight! :)