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Plinio Cruz vs. Joseph Stripling

Co-Main Event | Heavyweight · 265 lbs | MMA

Plinio Cruz defeats Joseph Stripling via 3 Round Decision

Plinio Cruz
"Bazooka" Joseph Stripling

Cruz
Decision
Round 3

7-6-0   Pro Record At Fight   8-8-0
Climbed to 8-6   Record After Fight   Fell to 8-9
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Kearny, New Jersey   Fighting out of   Wilmington, Delaware, United States
  Age at Fight   32 years, 4 days
261.8 lbs (118.8 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   264.8 lbs (120.1 kgs)
6'1" (186cm)   Height   6'2" (188cm)
Cruz MMA/Gold Team   Gym   302 BJJ
CFFC 55
  • Bout Information
  • Event: CFFC 55: Chookagian vs. Varela
  • Date: Saturday 01.09.2016 at 07:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Dan Miragliota
  • Venue: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 6 of 7)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
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  • Post-Fight Interviewer:
  • Cruz Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Stripling Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Cruz vs. Stripling Fight Predictions

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