UFC Fight Night 29 fight card: Previews, predictions, and a complete guide to 'Maia vs. Shields' in Brazil

UFC Fight Night 29: "Maia vs. Shields" is all set to pop off tonight (Wed., Oct. 9, 2013) from Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil, and we've got a complete guide to the show with links to all the major storylines right here.

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is all set to blow the roof off the Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil, with its latest television offering, UFC Fight Night 29: "Maia vs. Shields" featuring Demian Maia battling Jake Shields in a welterweight war that may have title implications.

The other featured bouts on the card include perennial 170-pound contender Dong Hyun Kim battling up-and-comer Erick Silva, Matt Hamill returning to take on a heavy Thiago Silva, and Rousimar Palhares making his welterweight debut against Mike Pierce.

With anticipation running high and so many news stories hitting you at once, we can understand if you missed a few and need an easy guide to get to them all.

Well stand back, Maniacs, because we're using technology.

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UFC Fight Night 29 Preview and Predictions

Nostradumbass picks the main card

Prelims preview and picks part one

Prelims preview and picks part two

Preview: TJ Dillashaw vs. Rafael Assuncao

Preview: Mike Pierce vs. Rousimar Palhares

Preview: Joey Beltran vs. Fabio Maldonado

Preview: Matt Hamill vs. Thiago Silva

Preview: Dong Hyun Kim vs. Erick Silva

Preview: Demian Maia vs. Jake Shields

UFC Fight Night 29 Weigh Ins

Results and live coverage

Staredowns from the top fights

Full video replay

Thiago Silva misses weight; is fined and restricted from bonuses

UFC Fight Night 29 Odds and Ends

Latest odds and betting guide

Full conference call audio

Complete fighter breakdown: Jake Shields

Complete figher breakdown: Demian Maia

Winner's Circle: What victory means for event fighters

Five burning questions

Exclusive interview with Jake Shields

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That's just a taste of what's to come.

We all know the major storylines heading into tonight's event and they'll play themselves out live on Fox Sports 1.

Weeeeeeeeee!

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