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Alex Oliveira vs. Joey Merritt

Preliminary Card | Welterweight · 170 lbs | MMA

Alex Oliveira defeats Joey Merritt via 3 Round Decision

Alex "Cowboy" Oliveira
Joey "Slash" Merritt

Oliveira
Decision
Round 3

Alex Oliveira Joey Merritt

"Cowboy" "Slash"

12-3-1   Pro Record At Fight   6-0-0
Climbed to 13-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 6-1
-450 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +350 (Moderate Underdog)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Fighting out of   California
27 years, 4 months, 6 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 3 months, 6 days
170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   169.0 lbs (76.7 kgs)
5'11" (180cm)   Height   6'1" (185cm)
76.5" (194cm)   Reach   73.0" (185cm)
Tata Fight Team (Primary)
ATS Team (Other)
  Gym   Millennia MMA
UFC Fight Night 70
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 70: Machida vs. Romero
  • Date: Saturday 06.27.2015 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Herb Dean
  • Venue: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Hollywood, Florida, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 4 of 9)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jon Anik
  • Oliveira Total Disclosed Pay: $24,000
  • Merritt Total Disclosed Pay: $10,000
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Oliveira vs. Merritt Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1081  
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