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Brad Pickett Nearly Retired at UFC Fight Ni...

Feb 29, 20163 Comments388 Views

UFC Fight Night 84 came very close to being bantamweight Brad “One Punch” Pickett’s last professional fight.

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UFC Fight Night 84: Silva vs. Bisping Weigh...

Feb 26, 2016No Comments430 Views

The 26 fighters competing on Saturday's UFC Fight Night 84: Silva vs. Bisping fight card at the O2 Arena in London officially weighed in on

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Watch the UFC Fight Night 84: Silva vs. Bis...

Feb 26, 20161 Comment652 Views

Watch the official weigh-in for UFC Fight Night 84: Silva vs. Bisping streaming live from indigo at The O2 in London on Friday at 11

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HOT TWEETS: UFC Fighters React to the Denve...

Feb 08, 20161 Comment839 Views

Like millions of Americans, UFC fighters were glued to their televisions on Sunday watching Super Bowl 50. The Denver Broncos won, and fighters took

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UFC 191 Fighter Bonuses: Raquel Pennington ...

Sep 06, 2015Comments off1261 Views

The UFC announced the performance-based fighter bonuses stemming from Saturday’s UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson 2 event during the post-fight press conference.

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Francisco Rivera and Alex Caceres Face Off ...

Apr 15, 2015Comments off1690 Views

Eleventh-ranked bantamweight Francisco Rivera faces fifteenth-ranked Alex Caceres at UFC Fight Night 68 in New Orleans.

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Urijah Faber’s Victory Over Francisco...

Feb 17, 2015Comments off2164 Views

The outcome of the UFC 181 fight between Urijah Faber and Francisco Rivera will not be changed, even though Faber admitted there was an accidental

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Fighters React to Anthony Johnson’s Q...

Jan 25, 2015Comments off2985 Views

Following Anthony Johnson’s first-round finish of Alexander Gustafsson at UFC on Fox 14 in Stockholm on Saturday, fighters took to Twitter to react.

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UFC 181 Results: Urijah Faber Eye Poke Sets...

Dec 06, 2014Comments off2306 Views

Urijah Faber accidentally poked Francisco Rivera in the eye at UFC 181, but the move went unnoticed by the ref and set up a fight-ending

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Fighters And Industry Insiders React To And...

Sep 14, 2014Comments off2279 Views

Following UFC Fight Night 51: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski on Saturday, fighters and industry insiders reacted to Andrei Arlovski’s first-round knockout of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.

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As the Dominoes Fall, Francisco Rivera Agre...

Mar 28, 2014Comments off1634 Views

Francisco Rivera hasn’t fought since November, but he’ll finally get his chance when he meets Takeya Mizugaki in a bantamweight battle at UFC 173 on

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Francisco Rivera Out of UFC 170 with Broken...

Feb 03, 2014Comments off1166 Views

UFC bantamweight Francisco Rivera is out of his scheduled UFC 170 bout against Raphael Assuncao due to a broken hand suffered in training.

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UFC 170 Fight Card Grows with Addition of A...

Dec 18, 2013Comments off868 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday announced two new bouts for UFC 170, which is slated for Feb. 22 in Las Vegas.

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Sarah Kaufman vs. Jessica Eye Added to UFC ...

Aug 24, 2013Comments off1618 Views

After having her UFC Fight Night 27 bout cancelled, Sarah Kaufman has been rescheduled to face fellow promotional newcomer Jessica “Evil” Eye at UFC 166

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George Roop vs. Francisco Rivera Added to U...

Aug 04, 2013Comments off963 Views

The UFC has added a bantamweight bout between George Roop and Francisco Rivera to the UFC 166 fight card slated for Oct. 19 in Houston.

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TJ Dillashaw Steps In for Injured Francisco...

Mar 22, 2013Comments off891 Views

The UFC on Fox 7 fight card took its second hit in less than 24 hours on Friday, as UFC officials announced that Francisco Rivera

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UFC on FOX 7 Adds Benavidez vs. Uyenoyama a...

Mar 06, 2013Comments off680 Views

UFC on FOX 7 has added two more bouts. Joseph Benavidez and Darren Uyenoyama will square off Francisco Rivera and Hugo Viana will meet

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Francisco Rivera and Hugo Viana Agree to UF...

Mar 05, 2013Comments off934 Views

UFC bantamweights Francisco Rivera and Hugo Viana have agreed to fight at UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez on April 20.

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Calgary Commish Confirms Matt Riddle and Fr...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off1469 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Saturday confirmed Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera's suspensions and overturned the results of their bouts.

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Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera Suspended ...

Oct 19, 2012Comments off1565 Views

UFC 149 competitors Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera were each suspended for 90 days following a positive test result for banned substances.

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Dustin Pague Pulls a Chris Leben, Accepts F...

Jun 15, 2012Comments off1108 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter competitor Dustin Pague will look to make the 'Chris Leben move' when he steps into another fight just 2 weeks following his

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Francisco Rivera vs. Ken Stone Set for UFC ...

Jun 06, 2012Comments off771 Views

Francisco Rivera, fresh off a dominant performance over Alex Soto in May, will step in to face Ken Stone at UFC on FX in June.

UFC on Fuel TV 3 Play-by-Play: Alex Soto vs...

May 10, 2012Comments off626 Views

UFC on Fuel TV 3: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier play-by-play of Alex Soto vs. Francisco Rivera on Tuesday, May 15 in Virginia.

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Francisco Rivera Steps in to Face Alex Soto...

May 01, 2012Comments off466 Views

A late change has been made to the UFC on Fuel 3 card in Virginia that will see Francisco Rivera get another shot in the

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Tachi Palace 13 Features Battle for Vacant ...

Mar 21, 2012Comments off432 Views

Tachi Palace Fights 13, on May 10, will feature a battle for the bantamweight belt that now-former champion Ulysses Gomez recently relinquished.

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Tachi Palace Fights 13 Fight Card Rumors

Mar 21, 2012Comments off481 Views

Fight card and rumored bouts for Tachi Palace Fights 13 on May 10, 2012, at Tachi Palace in Lemoore, California.

TUF 13 Finale Play-by-Play: Reuben Duran vs...

Jun 03, 2011Comments off893 Views

TUF 13 Finale play-by-play coverage of Reuben Duran vs. Francisco Rivera on June 4 at The Palms in Las Vegas.

Reuben Duran and Francisco Rivera Face Off ...

Mar 13, 2011Comments off697 Views

Reuben Duran and Fracisco Rivera square off in a featherweight battle at the TUF 13 finale on June 4, each fighter searching for his first

Reuben Duran Steps Up To Face Takeya Mizuga...

Feb 15, 2011Comments off1044 Views

Takeya Mizugaki is getting a new opponent for UFC on Versus 3 and his name is Reuben Duran.

Takeya Mizugaki Faces Francisco Rivera at U...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off1063 Views

With the UFC headed back to Versus on March 3 more fights are starting to be added to the card. The latest addition is a