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Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes

Main Event | UFC Vacant Bantamweight Championship | 135 lbs

Henry Cejudo defeats Marlon Moraes via KO/TKO at 4:51 of Round 3

Henry "The Messenger" Cejudo
"Magic" Marlon Moraes

Cejudo
KO/TKO
Round 3

Henry Cejudo Marlon Moraes

"The Messenger" "Magic"

14-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   22-5-1
Climbed to 15-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 22-6
+135 (Slight Underdog)   Betting Odds   -165 (Slight Favorite)
Vacant   Title   Vacant
Us United States   Nationality   Br Brazil
Phoenix, Arizona   Fighting out of   Jupiter, Florida
32 years, 3 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   31 years, 1 month, 6 days
134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   134.0 lbs (60.8 kgs)
5'4" (163cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
67.5" (171cm)   Reach   66.5" (169cm)
Fight Ready MMA   Gym   The Armory
UFC 238
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 238: Cejudo vs. Moraes
  • Date: Saturday 06.08.2019 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Marc Goddard
  • Venue: United Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 13 of 13)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 135 lbs (61.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Cejudo Total Disclosed Pay: $50,000
  • Moraes Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Vacant Bantamweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Vacant
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Cejudo vs. Moraes Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 2431  
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KO/TKO
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Submission
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Decision
Cejudo
32%
Moraes
68%

Event Discussion

Adumb
Adumb

06.09.2019 | 3:01 AM ET

Mid round high fives...

Anybody else notice how Tuivasa used a little high five to trick Ivanov into letting him off the outside of the cage and back into the center. I'm not a fan of those mid round high fives. 
WastelandWanderer
WastelandWanderer

06.09.2019 | 4:08 AM ET

Henry needs 2 start getting ready for The Snake Said Nurmagomedov .... ohhhh that darn cavecasian o mine!!!

Budweiser Feel Good Moment winner :
Eddie Wineland 

runner up :
El Cucuy with "You shall not Pass!" exclamation mark which was scorned by notable MMA pundits including Lord Jon Jones who dismissed the stunt as "Elementary" and "Novice" and asserted "El Cucuy is not worthy of even 1 of my New Mexico Crossfit gym Concubines, my most expendable bounties of lust" however other notable pundits suggested Jones retrace his Crossfit gym concubine statement, labelling it as grossly disrespectful and bigoted

* Edited at 06.09.2019, 4:17 AM ET *

freemoneyforall
freemoneyforall

06.11.2019 | 8:36 PM ET

Cejudo
As far as his fighting goes cejudo has really earned my respect his character however is too..........
Too much Tom foolery he makes himself seem like a fool. Maybe that's just a selling gimmick or maybe he's smart enough to do it to get guys to underestimate him in the ring. If he does go back down and up again he'll be the first to defend both which makes history. He already said making 125 is too hard so more likely he goes up to 145 to be the first to win three belts. I really don't know what to think with this guy anymore. 

Shevchenko
I plead temporary insanity for picking eye..... UFC can't seem to pick a challenger for her. 
I say give her all of them. Go one by one. Have Valentina demolishing someone every month.

Ferguson and cerrone
While my heart broke for cerrone it was instantly healed by Tony winning. Cerrone just lost to the best ain't no shame in that. It will suck to never see Cowboy with the gold but his name is written across the history of our sport already. El cu'cuy is on another level. 

Someone correct me if I'm wrong but the translation of el cu'cuy is Mr. Crazy

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