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Marlon Moraes: Fans Want me to Fight For UFC Bantamweight Title

Marlon Moraes believes he’ll be next in line for a shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight title. Earlier this month, Moraes took on Jimmie Rivera in a potential …read more

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Marlon Moraes believes fans would rather see him fight for title than Raphael Assuncao

After his back-to-back spectacular first-round knockouts over Jimmie Rivera and Aljamain Sterling, Marlon Moraes rocketed toward the top of the UFC bantamweight division.
There are some who feel that Moraes deserves …read more

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Jimmie Rivera Makes Quick Turnaround Against John Dodson After Marlon Moraes KO

Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight Jimmie Rivera is set to make an extremely quick turnaround after losing by knocking for the first time in his career against Marlon Moraes at UFC …read more

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Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson set for UFC 228

It’ll be a fairly quick turnaround for Jimmie Rivera, as he’s set to fight John Dodson at UFC 228. Two weeks after being knocked out in less than a minute, …read more

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Posted on June 15, 2018, 12:46 am By
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Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson added to UFC 228 in September

Not long after his first loss in nine years, Jimmie Rivera was already talking about his next fight.
“I’m thinking about going back to training again and getting ready for the …read more

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John Dodson vs. Jimmie Rivera Reported for UFC 228

John Dodson will reportedly get the fight he has been lobbying for when he takes on Jimmie Rivera at UFC 228 at a venue to be announced. This bout was …read more

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Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson Agreed for UFC 228 in September

A bantamweight showdown between Jimmie Rivera and John Dodson is in the works for the upcoming UFC 228 card on Sept. 8 with a location for the show still to …read more

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Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson set for UFC 228

We know an interesting bantamweight fight will go down on Sept. 8. We just don’t yet know where.
Jimmie Rivera and John Dodson will meet at UFC 228, at a venue …read more

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Five fights to watch in June

The June fight schedule is a front-loaded slate. We already saw Marlon Moraes’ 33-second knockout of Jimmie Rivera to kick things off at UFC Utica on June 1. And things …read more

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Report: UFC Interested in Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson

Jimmie Rivera may be in for a quick turnaround. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto is reporting that the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is interested in booking Rivera vs. John Dodson for a …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, June 5: Marlon Moraes making moves

In stunning fashion, Marlon Moraes made a key move in the bantamweight rankings this past Friday.
Moraes (21-5-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) landed a head kick and finished Jimmie Rivera (21-2 MMA, …read more

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Marlon Moraes drilled winning head kick of Jimmie Rivera ‘10,000 times’

To an outsider, Marlon Moraes’ head kick of Jimmie Rivera looked absolutely flawless.
Moraes’ switch kick landed flush, sounded like a baseball bat connecting with the ball for a towering home …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC Utica

The Marlon Moraes vs. Jimmie Rivera main event on Friday night seemed unusual for a legitimate title eliminator and big-time UFC fight.
We had no controversy whatsoever.
Nobody had a weight issue. …read more

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UFC Utica medical suspensions: Jimmie Rivera receives longest time off after head-kick KO

Two fighters, including headliner Jimmie Rivera, are facing three-month medical suspensions following UFC Fight Night 131.
Rivera (21-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) was knocked out by Marlon Moraes (21-5-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) …read more

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UFC Utica medical suspensions: Jimmie Rivera out 90 days after 33-second KO loss

UFC bantamweight headliner Jimmie Rivera was one of two fighters to be issued a 90-day medical suspension in the aftermath of UFC Utica.
The New York State Athletic Commission released the …read more

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Hindsight - UFC Utica: Rivera vs. Moraes in retrospect

Look back on UFC Utica, from Jarred Brooks knocking himself out in the opening contest to Marlon Moraes starching Jimmie Rivera a little over a half a minute into the …read more

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Marlon Moraes says Jimmie Rivera’s coach tried to pick a fight with his manager backstage in Utica

Shortly after Friday’s UFC Utica card wrapped up, there was a brief, back-stage confrontation between Marlon Moraes’s team, and that of his vanquished foe Jimmie Rivera.
Speaking on Monday’s edition of …read more

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Ali Nearly Laid Out A Karate Champ In Utica

Shortly after Marlon Moraes knocked out Jimmie Rivera in 33 seconds in the main event of UFC Fight Night 131 last Friday night in Utica, New York (see it), a …read more

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Marlon Moraes Talks UFC Utica TKO Over Jimmie Rivera

Marlon Moraes has been at the center of attention this weekend. Moraes took on Jimmie Rivera in the main event of UFC Utica this past Friday (June 1). The action …read more

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Jimmie Rivera explains back-stage confrontation with Marlon Moraes’s manager

On Friday night, the UFC touched down in Utica, New York with an exciting night of fights. In the main event, streaking bantamweight contenders Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes collided …read more

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Fans Want To See Marlon Moraes Fight For UFC Gold

Following a brutal 33-second head-kick knockout win over Jimmie Rivera in the main event of UFC Fight Night 131, which took place this past Friday night in Utica, New York, …read more

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Fight Night Utica: Fantasy Rewind

It took Marlon Moraes just 33 seconds to catapult his name into title contention with a stunning first-round knockout over Jimmie Rivera in the main event at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Marlon Moraes and UFC Fight Night 131's other winning fighters?

A new contender emerged in the UFC bantamweight division on Friday when Marlon Moraes won quickly against Jimmie Rivera in UFC Fight Night 131’s main event.
Moraes (21-5-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) …read more

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VIDEO | Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes camps get in altercation folllowing UFC Utica

The grudge match between perennial bantamweight contenders Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes took place in the headliner of last night’s UFC Fight Night 131 event in Utica, New York.
The highly …read more

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Jimmie Rivera Explains Backstage Altercation Following UFC Fight Night Utica Defeat

As far as Jimmie Rivera is concerned, he and Marlon Moraes have no beef. …read more

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Jimmie Rivera issues statement following KO loss to Marlon Moraes

Jimmie Rivera was riding a huge wave of momentum heading into last night’s UFC Fight Night 131 event in Utica.
The 28-year-old entered his event headlining contest with Marlon Moraes on …read more

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RECAP! Moraes Wrecks Rivera in 33 Seconds!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight strikers Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes clashed last night (June 1, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 131 from inside Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New …read more

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Video: Rivera, Moraes Camps Get In Altercation Following UFC Utica

The grudge match between UFC bantamweight contenders Marlon Moraes and Jimmie Rivera didn’t last all that long last night (Fri., June 1, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 131 from inside …read more

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UFC Utica: Rivera vs. Moraes - Winners and Losers

It only took Marlon Moraes 33 seconds to dispose of rival Jimmie Rivera, making him an easy choice for biggest winner of the night. Who else improved their fortunes in …read more

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UFC Fight Night 131 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Tibau top earner in 28th fight

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Marlon Moraes def. Jimmie Rivera at UFC Fight Night 131: Best photos

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UTICA, N.Y. – Fighters from Friday’s UFC Fight Night 131 event took home event took home UFC …read more

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UFC Utica video recap: Moraes stuns Rivera in just over 30 seconds

In the UFC Fight Night 131 main event, Marlon Moraes knocked out Jimmie Rivera in less than a minute. Marlon Moraes has no doubters after Friday night.
In the UFC Fight …read more

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Marlon Moraes: UFC Utica Octagon Interview

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UFC commentator Jon Anik interviews Marlon Moraes in the Octagon after an early knockout win over Jimmie Rivera in the main event of UFC Utica on Friday. Moraes …read more

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Moraes stuns Rivera and Utica with first round KO

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The rivalry between bantamweight contenders Marlon Moraes and Jimmie Rivera simmered for months, …read more

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UFC Utica video highlights: Marlon Moraes head-kick KOs Jimmie Rivera

In a matter of seconds, Jimmie Rivera’s 20-fight winning streak, spanning nearly 10 years, was over courtesy of Marlon Moraes’ left leg.
Moraes (21-5-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) knocked out Rivera (21-2 …read more

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Altercation between Jimmie Rivera, Marlon Moraes camps caught on camera after UFC Utica

Marlon Moraes made quick work of Jimmie Rivera on Friday night, and it wasn’t long afterward that Moraes’ manager, Ali Abdelaziz, seemed to extend an olive branch to Rivera.
Rivera and …read more

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Jimmie Rivera reveals post-fight chat with Marlon Moraes: Beef was never about you

UTICA, N.Y. – Jimmie Rivera is in high spirits after suffering his first loss in nearly a decade on Friday at UFC Fight Night 131.
Rivera (22-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) entered …read more

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UFC Fight Night 131's Marlon Moraes will wait for a title shot, be ready for UFC 227

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UTICA, N.Y. – UFC bantamweight Marlon Moraes will wait for a title shot after quickly dispatching Jimmie …read more

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Moraes stops Rivera with TKO via head kick

Marlon Moraes floored Jimmie Rivera with a head kick and swarmed him with punches on the canvas to get the TKO just 33 seconds into their main event of a …read more

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UFC Utica video highlights: Moraes KOs Rivera in 33 seconds

Check out the full fight video highlights of Marlon Moraes running through Jimmie Rivera, just 33 seconds into the UFC Utica main event. In the UFC Utica main event, Marlon …read more

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MMA Community reacts to Marlon Moraes’ KO victory over Jimmie Rivera

Surging UFC bantamweight contenders Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes collided in the headliner of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 131 event in Utica, with the winner likely earning the next shot …read more

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UFC Fight Night 131 results: Marlon Moraes head kicks Jimmie Rivera for stunning KO in 33 seconds

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In a matter of seconds, Jimmie Rivera’s 20-fight winning streak, spanning nearly 10 years, was over courtesy …read more

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UFC Utica Results: Moraes knocks out Rivera in 33 seconds

Marlon Moraes kicked Jimmie Rivera in the head and then finished up with ground strikes in the UFC Utica main event. The UFC Utica main event just concluded with the …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Moraes’ KO of Rivera at UFC Utica

Pro fighters were in awe with Marlon Moraes’ 33-second KO of Jimmie Rivera at UFC Utica. Marlon Moraes scored one of the fastest knockouts of his career, as he dropped …read more

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UFC Utica results: Marlon Moraes knocks out Jimmie Rivera in opening minute

Just in case there were any remaining questions, the main event of UFC Utica on Friday night left no doubt: Marlon Moraes is on the very short list of legitimate …read more

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Marlon Moraes vs. Jimmie Rivera full fight video highlights

Watch Marlon Moraes vs. Jimmie Rivera full fight video highlights from UFC Utica’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC Fight Night: Rivera vs. Moraes took place June 1 at …read more

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UFC Utica Highlights: Moraes Finishes Rivera With Head Kick (Video)

UFC Utica is in the books and it ended with a doozy. Marlon Moraes and Jimmie Rivera did battle inside the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, NY. The two took …read more

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UFC Utica Results: Marlon Moraes KO’s Jimmie Rivera (VIDEO)

A key bantamweight bout between Marlon Moraes and Jimmie Rivera served as the headliner of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 131 event in Utica, New York.
Jimmie Rivera enters the fight riding …read more

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Marlon Moraes ends Jimmie Rivera's 20-fight win streak with 33-second KO

Marlon Moraes ends Jimmie Rivera’s 20-fight win streak with 33-second KO …read more

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UFC Utica: Pros react to Marlon Moraes’ brutal 33-second KO of Jimmie Rivera

Jimmie Rivera kept an unbeaten streak alive across nearly 10 years and 20 fights. It came to an end in just 33 seconds once he met Marlon Moraes.
Moraes destroyed Rivera …read more

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Twitter reacts to Marlon Moraes' quick KO of Jimmie Rivera at UFC Fight Night 131

Marlon Moraes earned one of the biggest victories of his career on Friday when he emerged on top in his first octagon headliner at UFC Fight Night 131.
After dropping his …read more

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Marlon Moraes Flattens Jimmie Rivera with Jaw Dropping 33-Second Knockout

It’s going to be tough to deny Marlon Moraes a title shot after his performance on Friday night in Utica.
After calling for a matchup against Jimmie Rivera for several months, …read more

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Marlon Moraes’ Switchkick Ends Rivera’s 20-Fight Streak in 33 Seconds

Bantamweight contenders Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes threw down tonight (June 1, 2018) live from the Adirondack Bank Arena in Utica, NY, live and free on Fox Sports 1. At …read more

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UFC Utica live blog: Rivera vs. Moraes

This is the UFC Utica live blog for Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Moraes, a bantamweight bout at Friday’s UFC event at the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, N.Y.
Rivera, who is …read more

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UFC Fight Night 131 – Live Results

UFC Fight Night 131 goes down live tonight from the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York. In the main event Jimmie Rivera takes on former WSOF Bantamweight champion Marlos …read more

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UFC Utica live results, discussion, play-by-play

Live, blow-by-blow updates for Friday’s UFC event in Utica, New York, which is headlined by bantamweight contenders Marlon Moraes and Jimmie Rivera. Join us today (Friday, June 1st) on Bloody …read more

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UFC Utica: Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Moraes Toe to Toe Preview

Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Moraes. Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Moraes headline UFC Fight Night: Utica this June 1, 2018 at …read more

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Marlon Moraes: I’ll Leave my Best Against Jimmie Rivera

Marlon Moraes is set to headline an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) card for the first time in his career. Moraes will be taking on fourth ranked UFC bantamweight Jimmie Rivera. …read more

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Despite delays, Moraes thinks UFC Utica fight against Rivera is ‘happening at the right time’

Marlon Moraes and Jimmie Rivera will finally meet inside the Octagon after months of back and forth on social media and press conferences, and the Brazilian bantamweight sees the five-round …read more

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UFC Utica main-event breakdown: Why Marlon Moraes is the pick over Jimmie Rivera – but barely

(This story was originally published on May 29, 2018.)
MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC Fight Night 131’s top bouts. Today, we look …read more

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UFC Utica betting odds: Rivera & Moraes at pick’em odds

Check out the betting odds for Friday’s UFC Utica card, where we have pick’em odds for Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Moraes in the main event. UFC Fight Night: Utica is …read more

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UFC ‘Utica’ Clash: Rivera Vs. Moraes!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight kickboxers Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes will clash TONIGHT (June 1, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 131 inside Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York.
It …read more

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT Utica Care/Don’t Care Preview

Sorry cry babies! John Nash + Eugene S Robinson are back with the infamous & patented Care/Don’t Care Preview for UFC Fight Night 131 featuring Jimmie Rivera vs former WSOF …read more

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Rivera determined to enjoy the process above all else

One day, Jimmie Rivera will jot down a few words about his life, and when he looks back at the Christmas of 2017, those words might be a bit harsh.“It …read more

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Jimmie Rivera: ‘I’ve Been Underestimated in My Career’

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No. 4 ranked bantamweight Jimmie Rivera headlines his first UFC event this when he takes on No. 5 Marlon Moraes at UFC Fight Night 131 at Adirondack Bank …read more

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Who ya got?! Fighters predict Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Moraes at UFC Utica

UTICA, N.Y. – Who will win tonight’s UFC Fight Night 131 headliner between Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes? Fellow fighters gave us their picks.
Rivera (21-1 MMA, 5-0 UFC), who’s No. …read more

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UFC Utica predictions

Yes, UFC Utica is taking place Friday night. Although this card snuck up on us almost undetected, it’s a pretty decent event. The headlining bout between Jimmie Rivera and Marlon …read more

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‘He Out-Faber’d Urijah Faber’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is hoping to find the next bantamweight title contender when Jimmie Rivera collides with Marlon Moraes in the upcoming UFC Fight Night 131 mixed martial arts …read more

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UFC Utica Results: Rivera vs. Moraes

MMA Fighting has UFC Utica results of the Rivera vs. Moraes fight card June 1 from the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, N.Y.
In the main event, Jimmie Rivera will square …read more

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Fight Night Utica: Official Weigh-In Results

Below are the official weigh-in results for Fight Night Utica, which features a bantamweight main event bout between Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes, and is live on FS1 Friday at …read more

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10 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 131 with bantamweight title hopefuls in Utica

The UFC breaks into a new market on Friday when it presents UFC Fight Night 131 in Utica, N.Y. In the main event, Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes face off …read more

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UFC Utica Weigh-in Results: Rivera vs. Moraes Official

The UFC Utica main event between Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes is now official. UFC Utica takes place tomorrow night (June 1) inside the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Jimmie Rivera makes prediction for TJ Dillashaw vs. Cody Garbrandt rematch

Tomorrow night, in the main event of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Utica, New York, streaking bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera will attempt to take out former World Series of Fighting …read more

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UFC Utica weigh-in results: headliners Jimmie Rivera, Marlon Moraes hit their marks

Tomorrow night, the UFC will touch down in Utica, New York with a rare, Friday night card.
This UFC Utica card will be topped by a bantamweight clash between the streaking …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Jimmie Rivera says Marlon Moraes has been “very cordial, very nice” ahead of UFC Utica

Bantamweight contenders Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes, who will fight on Friday night in the main event of UFC Utica, have had plenty to say about each other in the …read more

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Marlon Moraes: I'll prove my worth during UFC Utica headliner vs. Jimmie Rivera

UTICA, N.Y. – UFC bantamweight Marlon Moraes isn’t interested in bickering in the press with his opponent Jimmie Rivera. He’s done plenty of that already.
Moraes (20-5-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) and …read more

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Watch Jimmie Rivera’s Fight of the Night Win Over Iuri Alcantara (UFC Utica Free Fight)

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Jimmie Rivera is 5-0 in the UFC including this Fight of the Night victory in Newark over Iuri Alcantara in 2016. Rivera meets Marlon Moraes in the main …read more

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UFC Utica headliner Jimmie Rivera looks forward to clarity in bantamweight division

UTICA, N.Y. – UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw is none too happy about facing Cody Garbrandt less than one year after ending their feud with a knockout victory.
But for Jimmie …read more

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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 82 // Jimmie Rivera | Alexandre Almeida | Colby Covington

BJPENN.COM Radio is back yet again!
We kick things off with No. 4 ranked UFC bantamweight Jimmie Rivera. “El Terror” is set to face off against Marlon Moraes this Friday in …read more

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Jimmie Rivera says ‘it sucks’ for him when UFC caters to casuals

Top ranked UFC bantamweight Jimmie Rivera spoke to Bloody Elbow about his headlining fight with Marlon Moraes at UFC Utica. This weekend, at UFC Utica, Jimmie Rivera — owner …read more

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Charitable donation highlights UFC's upcoming Utica event

The UFC hosted a free news conference for fight fans on Tuesday morning featuring Jimmie Rivera, Marlon Moraes, Gregor Gillespie as well as New York State Senator Joseph Griffo and …read more

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Fighter on Fighter! Breaking down ‘El Terror!’

Nearly undefeated (21-1) Bantamweight contender, Jimmie Rivera, will scrap with former World Series of Fighting (WSOF) Kingpin, Marlon Moraes, this Friday (June 1, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 131 inside …read more

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Heavy Hands - Thompson vs Till in review: NOT GOOD

Connor and Pat look back at Wonderboy vs Till and lament the fight that could have been. Then they preview Jimmie Rivera vs Marlon Moraes, which will hopefully be much …read more

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Free Fight! Rivera Tops ‘Marajo’ At UFC On FOX 18

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) wants to show you what Jimmie Rivera is capable of before stepping into the Octagon against Marlon Moraes in the upcoming UFC Fight Night 131 mixed …read more

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Marlon Moraes: Jimmie Rivera Acted Like I Wasn’t Deserving to Fight Him

Marlon Moraes wants to show Jimmie Rivera that he is a top bantamweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Moraes and Rivera have had a bit of a rivalry going …read more

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Fight Night Utica: Fantasy Cheat Sheet

As the UFC embarks on its first trip to Utica, New York, a pair of top-ranked bantamweights are looking to get into title contention as Jimmie Rivera takes on Marlon …read more

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UFC Utica main-event breakdown: Why Marlon Moraes is the pick over Jimmie Rivera – but barely

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC Fight Night 131’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event.
UFC Fight Night 131 takes …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2691 with UFC Utica's Marlon Moraes

Stream or download Monday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Marlon Moraes.
Moraes fights Jimmie Rivera in a key bantamweight headliner at UFC Fight Night 131 in Utica, N.Y., on Friday. …read more

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Jimmie Rivera on Marlon Moraes: ‘I Don’t Have Any Respect for Him’

Jimmie Rivera never gave much though to Marlon Moraes until late last year.
While the two bantamweights are just days away from clashing in the main event at UFC Fight Night …read more

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Fans invited to UFC Utica pre-fight news conference with Rivera, Moraes, Gillespie

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If you’ll be in upstate New York for this week’s UFC Fight Night 131 card, there’s a special pre-fight news conference you can attend.
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Up Next! Bantamweight Bang-O-Rama In Utica!

Will the real bantamweight title contender please stand up? Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes settle their 135-pound differences in the FOX Sports 1 main event from Utica, with the winner …read more

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