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Fighters And Industry Insiders React To And...

Sep 14, 20143 Comments549 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 off311 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 off155 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 off95 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 off210 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 off87 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 off106 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 off78 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 off145 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 off307 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 off111 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 off135 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 off80 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 off70 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 off59 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 off54 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 off75 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 off110 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 off107 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 off152 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 off131 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

WEC 52 Video: Erik Koch Talks Knockout of t...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off52 Views

Erik Koch earned the WEC 52 Knockout of the Night honors Thursday night in Las Vegas with his brutal head kick of Francisco Rivera. Afterwards,

WEC 52: Chad Mendes Remains Undefeated; Eri...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off75 Views

Chad Mendes remained undefeated and Erik Koch won by quick TKO at WEC 52...

Erik Koch Gets New WEC 52 Opponent, Francis...

Nov 03, 2010Comments off89 Views

WEC logoErik Koch was originally slated to fight Josh Grispi at WEC 52 on Nov. 11 in Las Vegas, but Grispi was pulled and Koch