The legendary former UFC lightweight champion BJ Penn still does not seem ready to stop, he who has not won in 9 years …
The MMA Fighting website has revealed today that 'The Prodigy' will face Clay Guida on the Brazilian map of UFC 237, scheduled for May 11 in Rio de Janeiro.
BJ Penn has lost his six fights in the octagon since 2010, including a heel key defeat against Ryan Hall in UFC 232 for his last appearance in the cage. Penn was never submitted before facing Hall … We must go back to UFC 123 to remember the last victory of the former champion, who had signed a knockout knockout against the other legend of the UFC Matt Hughes.
For his part, Clay Guida emerged from a bid loss against Charles Oliveira in UFC 225. This failure ended a two-game winning streak for Guida, who defeated Erik Koch by decision and Joe Lauzon by TKO. to face Oliveira.
As a reminder, the UFC 237 will propose a fight for the women's straw title between the champion Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade in main event.