Completed MMA Bout

Erik Perez vs. Francisco Rivera Jr.

Main Card | Bantamweight · 135 lbs | MMA

Erik Perez defeats Francisco Rivera Jr. via 3 Round Decision

Erik "Goyito" Perez
Francisco "Cisco" Rivera Jr.

Perez
Decision
Round 3

Erik Perez Francisco Rivera Jr.

"Goyito" "Cisco"

15-6-0   Pro Record At Fight   11-6-0
Climbed to 16-6   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-7
-155 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +135 (Slight Underdog)
Mexico   Nationality   United States
Albuquerque, New Mexico   Fighting out of   Buena Park, California
26 years, 8 months, 1 week, 4 days   Age at Fight   34 years, 9 months, 3 weeks, 1 day
135.0 lbs (61.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   135.5 lbs (61.5 kgs)
5'8" (172cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
68.0" (173cm)   Reach   70.0" (178cm)
Jackson Wink MMA   Gym   CSW Training Center
UFC 201
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley
  • Date: Saturday 07.30.2016 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: George Allen
  • Venue: Phillips Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 8 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Perez Total Disclosed Pay: $48,000
  • Rivera Jr. Total Disclosed Pay: $23,000
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Perez vs. Rivera Jr. Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 1464  
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Decision
Rivera Jr.
53%
Perez
47%
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