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Who's Next for Jimmie Rivera?

Chris Weidman wasn’t the only New Yorker to earn a big statement win on Saturday night at Nassau Coliseum.  There was the Tigers Schulmann product, Jimmie Rivera (lives in New Jersey, but trains in NYC) who improved his undefeated MMA run to 20 consecutive wins.   625 more words

5 thoughts to ponder after UFC on FOX 25

UFC on FOX 25 is in the books, and while the card apparently didn’t attract much interest by drawing the lowest overnight ratings in the history of the series, there were some compelling moments and storylines coming out of Saturday’s FOX-televised event at NYCB LIVE in Uniondale, N.Y. 851 more words


Jimmie Rivera wants UFC interim title bout vs. T.J. Dillashaw or fight with Dominick Cruz

UNIONDALE, N.Y. – UFC bantamweight standout Jimmie Rivera wants to face an ex-champ the next time he walks to the octagon.

After outpointing Thomas Almeida… 373 more words


Will Cruz Be Champ Again?

Dominick Cruz’s near 10 years without a loss came to end last December at UFC 207 against Cody “No Love” Garbrandt. Cruz was clear that he intends to return to fight for the UFC bantamweight title upon return, but what are his chances of regaining the gold at this stage of his career? 639 more words

Announcers, analysts set for UFC 213 pay-per-view, The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale on FS1

The UFC’s sixth annual International Fight Week festivities take place next week in Las Vegas.

Back-to-back fight cards sit atop the schedule, with The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale set to take place July 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, and UFC 213 slated to go down on July 8 from the same location. 239 more words


Tony Ferguson debuts as FS1 analyst at UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City; Anik, Cruz call action

The UFC’s fifth event in Oklahoma takes place Sunday when UFC Fight Night 112 goes down from Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City.

The main card airs on FS1 following prelims on FS2 and UFC Fight Pass and features a lightweight headliner between Michael Chiesa (14-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) and Kevin Lee (15-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC). 420 more words