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Demian Maia & Jimmie Rivera No Longer Under UFC Contract

Demian Maia and Jimmie Rivera are no longer competing under the UFC banner. MMAJunkie's John Morgan has taken to his Twitter account to reveal that a UFC official has confirmed that neither Maia nor Rivera is on the UFC roster at this time. https://twitter.com/MMAjunkieJohn/status/1429867939163885582 "It was brought to my attention that both...

Jimmie Rivera & Pedro Munhoz Pulled from UFC 258, Targeted for Feb. 27

UFC 258 is down one fight on the main card, as the bantamweight scrap between Jimmie Rivera and Pedro Munhoz has been postponed due to a positive COVID test. MMA Fighting has broken the news that Pedro Munhoz will have a fight postponed for the second time during the COVID...

Jimmie Rivera Says He Wants To ‘Beat The Sh*t’ Out Of Urijah Faber

Jimmie Rivera is hoping to rematch Urijah Faber. Although Uriah Faber is not in the bantamweight rankings and has not fought since UFC 245 where he suffered a KO loss to Petr Yan, Jimmie Rivera is interested in a rematch. Rivera and Faber fought at UFC 203 with Rivera winning...

Chito Vera: Sean O’Malley Was “Out Cold For A Little Bit” At UFC 252

Marlon 'Chito' Vera picked up the biggest win of his career last Saturday at UFC 252 and believes opponent Sean O'Malley went out before the referee stepped in. "He went out cold for a little bit, not for so long, but he went out," Vera told MMANews. "That's why...
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UFC Bantamweight Rob Font Aiming For November Return After Knee Injury

Bantamweight Rob Font is currently on the sidelines recovering from a serious knee injury that he suffered during his unanimous decision victory over Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7. "Towards the second round, I got taken down," Font told MMANews. "He basically tried to move my legs, I pulled...

Jimmie Rivera vs. Marlon Vera Reported for UFC 247

Marlon Vera will have an opportunity to make a huge leap in the UFC’s bantamweight rankings when he faces Jimmie Rivera at UFC 247, as reported by MMA Junkie over the weekend. At the moment, Jimmie Rivera is ranked seven spots ahead of Marlon Vera at #7, but Vera has won...

UFC 238 Highlights: Petr Yan Decisions Jimmie Rivera

Petr Yan decisions Jimmie Rivera. The two fighters met in a bantamweight bout at the UFC 238 pay-per-view event from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday night (June 8, 2019). Yan put on one of the best performances thus far in his pro-MMA career. In the second...

Jimmie Rivera Opens Up On Recent Losses

UFC bantamweight Jimmie Rivera will be making his Octagon return this Saturday at UFC 238 against Petr Yan inside the United Center in Chicago, Illinois, and he will do so with an opportunity to erase his recent setbacks. After winning a remarkable 20 consecutive fights, Rivera has now lost...

Petr Yan On UFC 238 Opponent Jimmie Rivera: ‘I’ll Beat The Sh*t Out Of Him’

Petr Yan is looking to make a statement at UFC 238. On June 8, Yan will clash with Jimmie Rivera inside the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. This will be Yan's highest ranked opposition. At one point, Rivera looked to be in title contention and he's still in the top...

Petr Yan and Jimmie Rivera Agree to UFC 238 Bout

UFC 238 just added another bantamweight bout to pair well with the main event that will crown a new champion. ESPN has reported that Jimmie Rivera and Petr Yan have agreed to face off at UFC 238, which takes place on June 8 from the United Center in Chicago,...

Petr Yan Calls For Jimmie Rivera Following UFC on ESPN+ 3 Victory

Petr Yan is riding high after earning a unanimous decision victory over the first top-10 opponent of his career in John Dodson Saturday at UFC on ESPN+ 3. Petr Yan can be expected to now seize Dodson’s spot in the top #10 which is currently at #9, and he...

Aljamain Sterling Wants To ‘Humble’ Cody Garbrandt A Third Time

Aljamain Sterling knows who he wants to fight next. Sterling defeated Jimmie Rivera on the UFC Phoenix prelims featured bout last night (Sun. February 17, 2019). "Funk Master" defeated Rivera via unanimous decision. He has now racked up three straight victories after wins over Brett Johns, Cody Stamann, and...

Jimmie Rivera Continues Shots at Cody Garbrandt: “He’s a P***y”

Jimmie Rivera has a big fight in the featured fight on the ESPN this Sunday at UFC Phoenix when he takes on “Funkmaster” Aljamain Sterling. It is safe to say that one does not just string together 20 wins by overlooking their opponents, so Jimmie Rivera is not one...

Aljamain Sterling: Jimmie Rivera Bout Means More than a UFC Fight

Aljamain Sterling has clocked the final time it has taken for him to finally fight Jimmie Rivera at six years. At UFC Phoenix this Sunday from the Talking Stick Resort Arena, the clock on the patience and trash talking is over. And because of the history between the two...

Jimmie Rivera Claims Aljamain Sterling Ducked Him For Years

Jimmie Rivera does not agree with Aljamain Sterling about many things, but one thing he does agree with The "Funkmaster" on is that their fight has been years in the making. In a recent interview, Aljamain Sterling stated that the two have been engaged in trash talking tbat dates back...