Approximately two months from now, Raphael Assuncao will be headlining UFC Fight Night 144 when he takes on Marlon Moraes. It is not the fight Assuncao necessarily wanted or believes …read more
A rematch between top bantamweights Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes is being targeted for February 2nd. Just two weeks after Marlon Moraes expressed his frustration that UFC bantamweights were not …read more
It appears Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes are going to run it back in a five-rounder to headline an Ultimate Fighting Championship event in Brazil this coming February. …read more
A pivotal bantamweight rematch is in the works for early 2019.
Top UFC bantamweight contenders Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes are being targeted to headline a Feb. 2 event in Fortaleza, …read more
Bantamweights Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes have verbally agreed to a rematch of their June 2017 bout, sources told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. …read more
Jun 3, 2017; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Raphael Assuncao (red gloves) reacts to fight against Marlon Moraes (blue gloves) during UFC 212 at Rio Olympic Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA …read more
A high profile bantamweight contest that will carry major implications for the division is headed to Fortaleza, Brazil when Raphael Assuncão takes on Marlon Moraes on February 2nd in a …read more
A bantamweight rematch is expected to headline the UFC’s return to Brazil in early 2019 as Raphael Assuncao will face Marlon Moraes on Feb. 2 in Fortaleza.
Sources close to the …read more
Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight contender, Raphael Assuncao, defeated Marlon Moraes by way of split decision when they went to war at the UFC 212 pay-per-view (PPV) event back …read more
Top UFC bantamweight contender Marlon Moraes is struggling to find himself a fight at 135-pounds. After knocking out Jimmie Rivera in the main event of UFC Fight Night 131 in …read more
After knocking out Jimmie Rivera in spectacular fashion in just 33 seconds earlier this year (highlights), Marlon Moraes thought he had a title shot wrapped up. As it turns out, …read more
Top-ranked UFC bantamweight contender Marlon Moraes doesn’t think TJ Dillashaw wants to test himself. The 135-pound champion is rumored for talks of a superfight with flyweight champion Henry Cejudo. Cejudo …read more
T.J. Dillashaw wants Henry Cejudo next. Cejudo is eyeing the same. And it seems that’s the direction the UFC is pointing as well.
That leaves Marlon Moraes — one of the …read more