Pro Record: 31-14-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Midwest Training Center
Age: 32
Sex: Male
Height: 5 Feet. 7 Inch(es).
Weight: 160 lbs.
Out of: Schaumburg, IL
Born: Round Lake, IL

Clay Guida's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
07/26/2014 TBD Dennis Bermudez UFC on FOX 12: Brown vs Lawler
04/11/2014 Win Tatsuya Kawajiri UFC Fight Night:Nelson vs. Nogueira Decision Unanimous Decision 3
08/31/2013 Loss Chad Mendes UFC 164: Pettis vs. Henderson TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 3 0:30
01/26/2013 Win Hatsu Hioki UFC on FOX 6: Johnson vs. Dodson Decision Unanimous Decision 3
06/22/2012 Loss Gray Maynard UFC on FX: Maynard vs. Guida Decision Split Decision 3
11/12/2011 Loss Ben Henderson UFC: No Mercy - Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Decision Unanimous Decision 3
06/04/2011 Win Anthony Pettis TUF 13 Finale: Team Lesnar vs Team Dos Santos Decision Unanimous Decision 3
01/01/2011 Win Takanori Gomi UFC 125 Resolution Submission Guillotine Choke 2 4:27
08/07/2010 Win Rafael Dos Anjos UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen Submission Injury 3 1:51
03/21/2010 Win Shannon Gugerty UFC Live on Versus: Vera vs Jones Submission Arm Triangle Choke 2 3:40
12/12/2009 Loss Kenny Florian UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez Submission 2 2:19
06/20/2009 Loss Diego Sanchez UFC: The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale Decision Split Decision 3
01/31/2009 Win Nate Diaz UFC 94: St-Pierre vs Penn 2 Decision Split Decision 3
09/17/2008 Win Mac Danzig UFC Fight Night 15 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
04/02/2008 Win Samy Schiavo Fight Night: Florian vs. Lauzon TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 4:13
12/08/2007 Loss Roger Huerta UFC Fight Night: The Ultimate Fighter 6 Finale Submission Arm Bar 3 0:51
08/25/2007 Win Marcus Aurelio UFC 74: Respect Decision Split Decision 3
06/16/2007 Loss Tyson Griffin UFC 72: Victory Decision Split Decision 3
01/25/2007 Loss Din Thomas UFC Fight Night 8 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
10/14/2006 Win Justin James UFC 64: Unstoppable Submission Rear Naked Choke 2 4:42
NSF 08/17/2006 Win Joe Martin WEC 23: Hot August Fights Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 07/21/2006 Loss Yusuke Endo Professional Shooto JAPAN 2006 Submission Arm Bar 1 2:47
06/09/2006 Loss Gilbert Melendez Strikeforce 2: Revenge Decision Split Decision 5
03/10/2006 Win Josh Thomson Strikeforce 1: Shamrock vs. Gracie Decision Unanimous Decision 5
NSF 02/17/2006 Loss Tristan Yunker King of the Cage: Redemption on the River Submission Rear Naked Choke 1
NSF 12/10/2005 Win Joseph Jordan Xtreme Fighting Organization 8 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 11/19/2005 Win Jeff Carstens Ironheart Crown 9: Purgatory TKO/RSC 1 3:01
NSF 09/17/2005 Win Dave Cochran King of the Cage 59: Xtreme Edge Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 2:26
NSF 08/27/2005 Win John Strawn Xtreme Fighting Organization 7 Submission Side Choke 2 3:12
NSF 08/13/2005 Win Jay Estrada Combat Do Fighting Challenge 4 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1
NSF 06/25/2005 Win Bart Palaszewski Xtreme Fighting Organization 6 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 05/20/2005 Win Chris Mickle Xtreme Kage Kombat Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 05/20/2005 Win Alonzo Martinez Xtreme Kage Kombat Submission Choke 3
NSF 05/14/2005 Win Alex Carter Combat Do Fighting Challenge 3 Submission Punches 1 2:54
NSF 03/19/2005 Win Brandon Adamson Xtreme Fighting Organization 5 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 3:02
NSF 02/05/2005 Win Bill Guardiola Combat Do Fighting Challenge 2 Submission Ankle Lock
NSF 12/18/2004 Win Dennis Davis MMA Mexico: Day 2 KO Knee 1
NSF 12/03/2004 Win Vito Woods Xtreme Fighting Organization 4 Submission Guillotine Choke 2 1:19
NSF 11/12/2004 Win Randy Hauer Extreme Challenge 60 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 2:25
NSF 10/23/2004 Win Bill Guardiola Combat Do Fighting Challenge 1 Submission Ankle Lock 1
NSF 06/26/2004 Loss Gabriel Lemley Xtreme Fighting Organization 2 Submission Arm Bar 2
NSF 05/01/2004 Win Jed Deno Ultimate Combat Sports: Battle at the Barn 2 Submission Choke 1 3:35
NSF 04/03/2004 Loss Dan Duke Xtreme Kage Kombat: Clash in Curtiss V Unknown
NSF 04/03/2004 Win Shawn Nolan Xtreme Kage Kombat: Clash in Curtiss V Unknown
NSF 03/14/2004 Win Adam Bass Xtreme Fighting Organization 1 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 2:53
NSF 07/26/2003 Loss Adam Copenhaver Silverbacks Classic 17 Submission Choke 1
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

Fighter Bio


Clay Guida "The Carpenter" born in Illinois, USA. Guida’s record is 20-3, according to, and his reputation is growing. Guida’s fighting background is in wrestling. He started in the sport when he was 6 years old, and he competed at Johnsburg – where he was a Big Northern Conference champion for the Skyhawks – and at Harper College. Guida officially represents Gilbert Grappling in Tinley Park, but he also works out at PhysiPlex in Spring Grove. He also trains at Harper College and gyms in Streamwood and Chicago.