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Report | First Two Fights Planned for UFC Utica

After multiple back and forths on social media and attempts to set up a fight between each other, it looks like there's a much...
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Jimmie Rivera Moving on From Moraes Matchup, Wants Cruz Fight Re-booked

To say the least, it's been an unfortunate way to end a year if you're Jimmie Rivera. When everything was all announced, he was...
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Jimmie Rivera denies Marlon Moraes fight offer, eyes another fight

On Saturday, surging UFC bantamweight contender and former World Series of Fighting champion Marlon Moraes took to Twitter to share a signed bout agreement...

Marlon Moraes posts signed bout agreement, puts Jimmie Rivera on blast!

Marlon Moraes posts signed bout agreement, puts Jimmie Rivera on blast! Marlon Moraes has signed a bout agreement to fight Jimmie Rivera at UFC Orlando...
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Report: Jimmie Rivera has been advised to stop cutting weight for UFC 219

Originally, streaking bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera was expected to take on former champ Dominick Cruz at UFC 219 on December 30. Regrettably, though, Cruz was...
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John Lineker Releases a Statement on His UFC 219 Pull Out

Leading up to the suspenseful weigh-ins approaching quickly on Friday, we already had a roller coaster of emotions kicking into UFC 219 fight week...
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Marlon Moraes wasn’t the only top bantamweight to offer to step in against Jimmie...

Originally, surging bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera was expected to take on former champ Dominick Cruz at UFC 219 on December 30. Regrettably, though, Cruz was...
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Jimmie Rivera’s chances of finding a replacement opponent for UFC 219 now look slim

Originally, Streaking bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera was expected to take on former champ Dominick Cruz at UFC 219 on December 30. Regrettably, though, Cruz was...
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Jimmie Rivera & Marlon Moraes Go Back & Forth Trying to Set up Fight...

It's the season of giving! And Jimmie Rivera keeps on being given news of opponents dropping out of his UFC 219 fight. At first,...
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UFC 219 matchup gets canceled due to an emergency surgery procedure

A pivotal matchup set for UFC 219 has been scrapped from the end of the year card taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada on...
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Jimmie Rivera: “When I become champ I won’t be like a TJ or McGregor”

UFC 219 was supposed to feature a huge Bantamweight showdown between former champion, Dominick Cruz and rising contender, Jimmie "El Terror" Rivera. Rivera has...
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BREAKING | Jimmie Rivera Gets a New Opponent for UFC 219

The UFC's year-end mega card has taking more hits than most of it's roster has had, but it is slowly being built back up....
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John Lineker Willing to Step in to Fight Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219

Jimmie Rivera has done everything to earn himself the biggest fights at bantamweight and UFC clearly agreed. He was matched up against former champion...
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TJ Dillashaw gets called out for title fight at UFC 219

After his UFC 217 win over his arch rival Cody Garbrandt, TJ Dillashaw once again began calling for a flyweight title fight with dominant...
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Jimmie Rivera believes he knows why Dominick Cruz got injured

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has a long and unfortunate history of being forced out of fights with injuries. Earlier this month, the...
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Jimmie Rivera is ‘Stoked’ and ‘Shocked’ He’s Fighting Dominick Cruz at UFC 219

Jimmie Rivera is basically one fight away from gold, or at least that's a good way to look at it. With a tidal wave...
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Aljamain Sterling Gets Into It With Jimmie Rivera’s Wife on Twitter

This fight game gets heated, ladies and gentlemen. Especially now with a cornucopia of social media overflowing at our fingertips. It's easy to get...
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Two Major Fights Added to UFC 219

When it rains, it totally pours. Four giant fights are slated for UFC 218, including Alistair Overeem and Francis Ngannou being official. Now, we...
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Jimmie Rivera sounds off on Dominick Cruz: Defend your spot or get out of...

Last night, in the first bout of the UFC Long Island main card, streaking bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera stepped into the cage with venomous...
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UFC on FOX 25 Results: Jimmie Rivera defeats Thomas Almeida (Highlights)

A bantamweight scrap between Jimmie Rivera and Thomas Almeida kicked off tonight's UFC on FOX 25 main card from Long Island, New York. Round one...
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UFC on Fox 25 in Long Island gets key bantamweight scrap

On July 22, the UFC will make its anticipated debut in Long Island with UFC on Fox 25. Over the last few weeks, the...
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VIDEO | Jimmie Rivera sparring TJ Dillashaw, claims Dillashaw has no KO power

https://youtu.be/TxbRBTrmubI Several years ago, UFC bantamweights TJ Dillashaw and Jimmie Rivera took part in a sparring session at Roufusport gym in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The sparring session...

After cancelled Caraway bout, Jimmie Rivera sets sights on Dominick Cruz

Until last week, rising bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera expected to take on dangerous veteran Bryan Caraway on the main card of the UFC's upcoming...
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Three more fights added to UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix including pivotal bantamweight...

On January 15th, the UFC will return to Phoenix, Arizona. The card will be topped by a battle between rising Mexican featherweight Yair Rodriguez,...
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Jimmie Rivera Wants Number-One-Contender Fight with TJ Dillashaw

Last Saturday, on the main card of UFC 203, New Jersey's Jimmie Rivera defeated Urijah Faber by unanimous decision. It was undoubtedly the biggest...
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Ouch: Jimmie Rivera Sustains Crack Behind Retina After Urijah Faber Eye-Poke

On the main card of UFC 203, Jimmie Rivera earned a unanimous decision win over Urijah Faber, becoming the first bantamweight to defeat the...

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Jimmie Rivera defeats Iuri Alcantara via decision

The second bout of the UFC on FOX 18 main card featured a bantamweight fight between Iuri Alcantara (33-7 MMA) and Jimmie Rivera (19-1...

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