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Jimmie Rivera: Ex-champ Dominick Cruz's style 'not practical,' makes him 'really accident-prone'

Jimmie Rivera had some concern about Dominick Cruz’s injury woes when he accepted a UFC 219 matchup with the former bantamweight champion. Ultimately, his reservations proved justified. 547 more words


Jimmie Rivera: 'Mighty Mouse' blocking my deserved title fight with T.J. Dillashaw

Jimmie Rivera said he’s the obvious next candidate to challenge UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw. There’s a roadblock in his way, however, and his name is UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson. 1,009 more words


Huge Fights Cancelled due to Injuries

Yesterday, news came out that Frankie Edgar was forced to pull out of the UFC 218 main event. Frankie Edgar was looking to dethrone Max Holloway and take home the featherweight title. 343 more words

Dominick Cruz out of UFC 219 fight with Jimmie Rivera

Dominick Cruz’s return to the octagon will have to be pushed back and, as a result, UFC 219 has lost a significant bout.

Cruz (22-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) has been ruled out of his fight with Jimmie Rivera after suffering a broken arm, according to a report from… 230 more words


Dominick Cruz-Jimmie Rivera, Cynthia Calvillo-Carla Esparza on tap for UFC 219 in Las Vegas

Two former champions are set to return to the octagon at UFC 219, which marks the organization’s final event of the year.

Former UFC bantamweight titleholder Dominick Cruz (22-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) will see action for the first time since losing the title to Cody Garbrandt, when he takes on the 20-fight winning streak of Jimmie Rivera (21-1 MMA, 5-0 UFC). 347 more words


Dominick Cruz would be ready to fight at UFC 217

The co-main event of UFC 217 features two of the baddest bantamweights on the planet. They have been waiting to fight one another since this summer when they filmed The Ultimate Fighter season 25. 228 more words


Paul Felder discusses Saturday's commentary-booth debut at UFC Fight Night 116

The UFC’s fifth event in Pennsylvania takes place Saturday when UFC Fight Night 116 goes down from PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, and it’ll featured the UFC commentary-booth debut of a current UFC fighter. 514 more words