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Lauren Murphy calls for Cynthia Calvillo, spots on flyweight and women’s pound-for-pound list

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After dispatching No. 6 ranked flyweight Roxanne Modaferri, Lauren Murphy wants a big step up in competition.
Murphy, who currently stands at No. 7 …read more

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Lauren Murphy wants new flyweight Cynthia Calvillo after UFC on ESPN 11 win

LAS VEGAS – Lauren Murphy beat Roxanne Modafferi with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 11 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo moved on from Jessica Eye weight miss: ‘I’m No. 2 in the world right now’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cynthia Calvillo is over the drama surrounding her UFC on ESPN 10 headliner after picking up a win over the top contender in the flyweight …read more

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Video: What the Heck, Episode 12: Petr Yan, Cynthia Calvillo, Frankie Edgar, Calvin Kattar and more

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, UFC bantamweight Petr Yan (4:57) previews his UFC 251 title fight against Jose Aldo, reacts to Henry Cejudo’s retirement, training with Aldo …read more

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UFC rankings update: Cynthia Calvillo, Marvin Vettori make huge climbs

The official UFC rankings have been updated after last weekend’s under-the-radar UFC on ESPN 10 card, and as expected, there have been some big changes. Most notably, former UFC strawweight …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, June 16: Where to rank Cynthia Calvillo after big win?

Cynthia Calvillo sure did make a statement in the UFC women’s flyweight division on Saturday night.
The Sacramento, Calif. native, who had previously fought in the company’s strawweight class, had her …read more

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Posted on June 17, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Kenny Florian thinks Cynthia Calvillo needs more experience before Valentina Shevchenko bout

Cynthia Calvillo may have knocked off the number one ranked UFC women’s flyweight but Kenny Florian feels a title shot is too soon. Calvillo is coming off what is considered …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 medical suspensions: Calvillo, Vettori require MRIs

The medical suspensions for last Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 10 card are in, and main event winner Cynthia Calvillo could be out for awhile. Calvillo defeated No. 1-ranked UFC flyweight …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Video: Between the Links, Episode 3: Jorge Masvidal vs. UFC continues, what’s next for Cynthia Calvillo and more

On this week’s episode of Between the Links, host Mike Heck moderates the matchup between MMA Fighting’s Jose Youngs and TSN’s Aaron Bronsteter as they discuss what is next for …read more

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Video: Jessica Eye offers ‘no excuses’ for loss, responds to claims from Cynthia Calvillo and ‘shady’ manager

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Jessica Eye will go back to the drawing board after suffering a unanimous decision loss to Cynthia Calvillo in the UFC on ESPN 10 …read more

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UFC Vegas 2 purses: Cynthia Calvillo tops paltry payroll

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Not a single fighter had a guaranteed base purse above $55,000. UFC Vegas 2 was a card filled with unranked fighters …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2020, 12:16 am By
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UFC on ESPN 10 medical suspensions: Cynthia Calvillo and Marvin Vettori face six-month terms

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Two headlining winners at UFC on ESPN 10 could be out for a half-year unless they get medically cleared beforehand.
Newly minted UFC flyweight …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo, Andre Fili top UFC on ESPN 10 fighter salaries

Cynthia Calvillo made her successful UFC flyweight debut on Saturday night, defeating the former No. 1 ranked 125-pound contender in the process.
Calvillo took a solid decision victory over Jessica Eye, …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo, Andre Fili lead UFC on ESPN 10 salaries with $110k each

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Cynthia Calvillo picked up the biggest win of her career this past Saturday night when she defeated No. 1 ranked flyweight Jessica Eye in …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 salaries: Cynthia Calvillo, Andre Fili top $782k payroll

Cynthia Calvillo proved victorious in her first UFC main event, and the result saw her lead the night’s published payouts, as well.
MMA Junkie today acquired a list of fighter salaries …read more

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What’s next for Cynthia Calvillo and Jessica Eye following UFC on ESPN 10?

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 10, Cynthia Calvillo was moving up in weight to battle number one flyweight contender, Jessica Eye. Calvillo, who was a top-10 strawweight …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Jessica Eye after UFC on ESPN 10 loss?

(ALSO SEE: What’s next for Cynthia Calvillo after UFC on ESPN 10 win?)
Jessica Eye took a tough loss on Saturday in the UFC on ESPN 10 main event against Cynthia …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Cynthia Calvillo after UFC on ESPN 10 win?

(ALSO SEE: What’s next for Jessica Eye after UFC on ESPN 10 loss?)
Cynthia Calvillo announced her arrival into the women’s flyweight division in a big way on Saturday in the …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo reacts after taking out the flyweight division’s top-ranked contender

UFC women’s flyweight Cynthia Calvillo reacted after defeating the division’s top-ranked contender Jessica Eye in dominant fashion at UFC on ESPN 10. The judges scored the bout 49-46, 49-46, and …read more

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Jessica Eye releases statement following loss to Cynthia Calvillo at UFC on ESPN 10

UFC women’s flyweight contender Jessica Eye released a statement following her loss to Cynthia Calvillo in the main event of UFC on ESPN 10. Eye was on the wrong end …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo: Jessica Eye cheated to make weight for UFC on ESPN 10, was 3-plus pounds over

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Newly minted UFC flyweight Cynthia Calvillo twice said she’s “cool” with Jessica Eye after her win at UFC on ESPN 10. But the one-time …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo claims Jessica Eye cheated on the scale at UFC on ESPN 10

UFC women’s flyweight contender Cynthia Calvillo believes that Jessica Eye cheated on the scale for their main event fight at UFC on ESPN 10. Eye missed weight for the headliner …read more

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UFC Vegas 2 recap: Calvillo outpoints Eye to win decision 

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In a pretty uneventful main event at UFC Vegas 2, Cynthia Calvillo won a unanimous decision against Jessica Eye. Cynthia Calvillo won a fairly …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo: Jessica Eye 'held on to the towel,' missed weight by more than .25 pounds

Jessica Eye’s comments on her failed weight cut didn’t sit well with Cynthia Calvillo.
Calvillo (9-1-1 MMA, 6-1-1 UFC) made a successful flyweight debut Saturday night in the UFC on ESPN …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2020, 6:46 am By
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Cynthia Calvillo More Comfortable at Flyweight After Feeling ‘Depleted’ at 115 Pounds

With just one appearance under her belt, Cynthia Calvillo already looks like a contender in the UFC women’s flyweight division. …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo Much More Comfortable at Flyweight After Feeling ‘Depleted’ at 115 Pounds

With just one appearance under her belt, Cynthia Calvillo already looks like a contender in the UFC women’s flyweight division. …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo accuses Jessica Eye of cheating (UFC on ESPN 10 post-fight video)

Cynthia Calvillo moved from strawweight up to the UFC flyweight division on Saturday with an impressive victory over No. 1 ranked contender Jessica Eye in the UFC on ESPN 10 …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo decisions Jessica Eye in UFC on ESPN 10 main event

The women’s flyweight division has a new contender.
Former title challenger and top contender Jessica Eye faced Cynthia Calvillo in the UFC on ESPN 10 main event on Saturday in Las …read more

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Twitter reacts to Cynthia Calvillo's standout win over Jessica Eye at UFC on ESPN 10

Cynthia Calvillo’s debut in the UFC flyweight division was close to perfect.
Calvillo defeated former title challenger Jessica Eye in a dominant decision in the main event of UFC on ESPN …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo makes impressive flyweight debut with unanimous decision win over Jessica Eye

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The flyweight division has found a new contender in Cynthia Calvillo.
In her first fight in the weight class, Calvillo showcased a dominant ground game …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 results: Cynthia Calvillo outworks Jessica Eye in move to flyweight

Despite moving up 10 pounds and into a potential size disadvantage, Cynthia Calvillo used takedowns to win points – and the fight – against recent title challenger Jessica Eye.
Calvillo (9-1-1 …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo Outworks Jessica Eye At UFC on ESPN 10

Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo exceeded expectations at the UFC on ESPN 10 event. The two fighters met in a women’s flyweight bout on Saturday night (June 13, 2020) …read more

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Posted on June 14, 2020, 4:16 am By
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UFC on ESPN 10 Results: Cynthia Calvillo defeats Jessica Eye

A key women’s strawweight bout featuring Jessica Eye taking on Cynthia Calvillo headlines tonight’s UFC on ESPN 10 event in Las Vegas. Eye (15-7 MMA) missed weight for tonight’s headliner …read more

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Eye Vs. Calvillo Live Stream

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Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo face off tonight (Sat. June 13, 2020) at UFC on ESPN 10 inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10: ‘Eye vs. Calvillo’ Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Las Vegas this evening for UFC on ESPN 10, a 10-bout fight card headlined by Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo. Eye (15-7 MMA) missed weight for …read more

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UFC Vegas betting odds: Calvillo slight favorite over Eye

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Check out the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ card, where Cynthia Calvillo is favored over Jessica Eye in the main event. UFC …read more

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Jessica Eye Apologetic Over UFC on ESPN 10 Scale Fail

Jessica Eye has spoken out on failing to make weight ahead of UFC on ESPN 10. Tonight (June 13), Eye will share the Octagon with Cynthia Calvillo. The bout will …read more

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Jessica Eye pays no attention to ‘haters’ who don’t like her main event fight against Cynthia Calvillo

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Some might call it thick skin. Jessica Eye just calls it ignoring trolls.
In the days following the announcement that Eye will headline UFC on …read more

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UFC On ESPN 10 Clash: Eye Vs. Calvillo!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight talents Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo will clash TONIGHT (June 13, 2020) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Calvillo won’t ‘make it easy’ for Eye, plans ground finish

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Cynthia Calvillo will take the path of least resistance when she meets Jessica Eye on June 13. Female flyweight Cynthia Calvillo sees no reason …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 Results: Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo

UFC on ESPN 10 goes down tonight (Sat. June 13, 2020) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

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Preview! UFC Gives Calvillo ‘Evil’ Eye

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to action with a five-round flyweight headliner between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo, who collide at the upcoming UFC on ESPN 10 event TONIGHT (Sat., …read more

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UFC free fight: Cynthia Calvillo outpoints Cortney Casey to earn decision win

Although Cynthia Calvillo wasn’t able to get the fight to the ground against Cortney Casey last year, she showed off some of her striking skills en route to a notable …read more

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'Hard nips'? Listen to Jessica Eye break the ice with Cynthia Calvillo during their faceoff

Was it cold this morning at the UFC Apex? According to Jessica Eye, it was.
When Eye stepped up to face off with Cynthia Calvillo ahead of their UFC on ESPN …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 predictions: Are readers picking opposite us in Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo?

Eye
vs.
Calvillo
Roberson
vs.
Vettori
Fili
vs.
Jourdain
Espinosa
vs.
De La Rosa

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 50-33

Calvillo
(55%)

Vettori
(71%)

Fili
(75%)

Espinosa
(60%)

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 62-21

Eye

Vettori

Fili

Espinosa

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 61-22

Eye

Vettori

Fili

Espinosa

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 59-24

Calvillo

Vettori

Fili

Espinosa

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 58-25
2014 Champion

Eye

Vettori

Jourdain

Espinosa

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 58-25
2019 Champion*

Eye

Vettori

Fili

De La Rosa

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2020: 58-25
2017 Champion

Eye

Vettori

Jourdain

Espinosa

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2020: 58-25

Calvillo

Vettori

Fili

Espinosa

John …read more

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VIDEO | Jessica Eye gives scare on the scale: “I don’t think I can stand”

UFC flyweight contender Jessica Eye missed weight for her UFC on ESPN 10 main event clash with Cynthia Calvillo, tipping the scales a quarter pound above the 126-pound limit fo …read more

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Eye still to fight Calvillo despite missing weight

Jessica Eye will forfeit a percentage of her purse from her Saturday fight against Cynthia Calvillo after missing weight by .25 pounds on Friday. …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Eye still to fight Calvillo despite missing weight

Jessica Eye will forfeit a percentage of her purse from her Saturday fight against Cynthia Calvillo after missing weight by a quarter-pound on Friday. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 weigh-in results: Jessica Eye, Karl Roberson among trio of weight misses

One half of the main and co-main events for Saturday night’s UFC card have missed weight.
Jessica Eye, who is scheduled to take on Cynthia Calvillo in the event’s headliner, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10 weigh-in highlights: Cynthia Calvillo on mark, but Jessica Eye misses

LAS VEGAS – The UFC on ESPN 10 main event fighters are weighed in, but one missed the mark.
Recent women’s flyweight title challenger Jessica Eye (15-7 MMA, 5-6 UFC) missed …read more

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Live! UFC on ESPN 10: Eye vs Calvillo weigh-in video stream

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Check out who makes and misses on the scales today for UFC on ESPN 10: Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo. The …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo Weigh-ins Live Stream & Results

The UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo weigh-ins are coming at you live today (June 12). Tomorrow night, women’s flyweights Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo will collide. The bout will …read more

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UFC On ESPN 10: ‘Eye Vs Calvillo’ Predictions 

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to action with a five-round flyweight headliner between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo, who collide …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo Weigh-ins Live Streams & Results

The UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo weigh-ins are coming at you live today (June 12). Tomorrow night, women’s flyweights Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo will collide. The bout will …read more

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UFC full fight video: Cynthia Calvillo outpoints Cortney Casey at UFC on ESPN 1

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Watch Cynthia Calvillo vs. Cortney Casey full fight video to see Calvillo go three hard rounds with Casey at UFC on ESPN 1 on Feb. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Evil Eye!’

Paul Miller-USA TODAY Sports

Former title challenger, Jessica Eye, will battle submission ace, Cynthia Calvillo, this Saturday (June 13, 2020) at on ESPN 10 inside UFC APEX in Las …read more

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Video: Jessica Eye prepared to ‘showcase’ ground game against Cynthia Calvillo

MMA Fighting

UFC flyweight contender Jessica Eye talks about her changes in training, why she’s not worried about her upcoming weight cut, jumping at a main event opportunity, the …read more

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Here's why Cynthia Calvillo called out Jessica Eye (sort of)

LAS VEGAS – So just how did Cynthia Calvillo get booked with top flyweight contender Jessica Eye in her first fight in the division? She asked for it.
“I actually asked …read more

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Live! UFC On ESPN 10 Media Day Video!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to action with a five-round flyweight headliner between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo, who collide at the upcoming …read more

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Jessica Eye has stern warning for Cynthia Calvillo in move to new division

LAS VEGAS – As someone who once competed at a higher weight class but now quite enjoys her new home, Jessica Eye has some concerns for anyone going the other …read more

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Watch Jessica Eye defeat Jessica-Rose Clark (UFC on ESPN+ 30 Free Fight)

Jessica Eye soundly defeated Jessica-Rose Clark in Singapore in June 2018.
She squares off against Cynthia Calvillo in the main event of Fight Night Vegas on Saturday, June 13. Eye is …read more

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Jessica Eye unfazed by Twitter critics complaining about Cynthia Calvillo headliner

Jessica Eye is paying no attention to negative comments about her upcoming main event.
Eye (15-7 MMA, 5-6 UFC), a former UFC flyweight title challenger, will headline her first UFC event …read more

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UFC on ESPN 10: Make your predictions for Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 10 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Jessica Eye Ready To Prove ‘How Good I Really Am’ At UFC On ESPN+ 30 (Interview)

Jessica Eye is ecstatic to be headlining her first UFC show. Eye will be welcoming Cynthia Calvillo to the flyweight division in the main event of this Saturday’s UFC card. …read more

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Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo takes center stage on UFC's June 13 event poster

A key women’s flyweight bout headlines the UFC’s third event in Las Vegas since the company resumed operations after coming to a halt due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Former UFC title challenger …read more

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UFC Poster Drops For ‘Eye Vs Calvillo’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to action with a five-round flyweight headliner between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo, who collide at the upcoming UFC Fight Night event on …read more

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Jessica Eye unfazed by quick turnaround for bouts at UFC and Submission Underground

Jessica Eye is looking forward to an action-packed month.
Prior to getting the call to headline the UFC’s June 13 card vs. Cynthia Calvillo, Eye (15-7 MMA, 5-6 UFC) was already …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo responds to fans criticizing her main event fight with Jessica Eye

On June 13, Cynthia Calvillo will step into the Octagon with former UFC flyweight title challenger Jessica Eye. The pair’s headliner will serve as the evening’s main event. Not everybody …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo responds to critics ahead of June 13 main event: ‘I guarantee you motherf*ckers would do it’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cynthia Calvillo is excited to compete in her first main event as a professional fighter, despite what the critics have to say about it.
Calvillo makes …read more

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Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo set to headline UFC Fight Night card

A women’s flyweight bout between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo is set to headline a UFC Fight Night card on June 13 in Las Vegas, Nevada. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto was …read more

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Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo expected to headline UFC event on June 13

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Flyweights Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo have agreed to meet in the main event at the upcoming UFC Fight Night card on June 13 with …read more

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Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo Set To Headline UFC Event On June 13

A key flyweight bout between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo is set to headline the UFC’s upcoming Fight Night card on June 13. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto was first to report …read more

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Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo targeted for UFC main event

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The UFC’s June 13th main event is expected to feature former women’s flyweight title challenger Jessica Eye. Cynthia Calvillo is moving up a weight …read more

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Sources: Eye-Calvillo to headline June UFC card

UFC flyweight contenders Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo have agreed to headline UFC Fight Night on June 13, sources told ESPN. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC targets Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo for June 13 main event

A flyweight matchup is in the works for the UFC’s June 13 card.
A matchup between former title challenger Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo has been target as the evening’s main …read more

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