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John Lineker vs. Francisco Rivera Jr.

Preliminary Card | Bantamweight · 135 lbs | MMA

John "Hands of Stone" Lineker
Mmaweekly large Francisco "Cisco" Rivera Jr.

Lineker
Submission
Round 1

John Lineker Francisco Rivera Jr.

"Hands of Stone" "Cisco"

25-7-0   Pro Record At Fight   11-4-0
Climbed to 26-7   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-5
-155 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +130 (Slight Underdog)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
Paranagua, Parana, Brazil   Fighting out of   Buena Park, California
25 years, 8 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   33 years, 10 months
135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   136.0 lbs (61.7 kgs)
5'3" (160cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
67.0" (170cm)   Reach   70.0" (178cm)
American Top Team (Primary)
Ocimar Costa Jiu Jitsu (Primary)
  Gym   CSW Training Center
UFC 191
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson 2
  • Date: Saturday 09.05.2015 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Chris Tognoni
  • Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 5 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Lineker Total Disclosed Pay: $98,000
  • Rivera Jr. Total Disclosed Pay: $73,000
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Lineker vs. Rivera Jr. Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1373  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Rivera Jr.
38%
Lineker
62%

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