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UFC 238: Cejudo vs. Moraes

UFC 238
  • Saturday 06.08.2019 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: ESPN
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: WME-IMG
  • Venue: United Center
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $2,034,387
  • Attendance: 16,083
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: N/A | TV Ratings: 946,000 avg. viewers (ESPN prelims, 1.2M peak))
  • MMA Bouts: 13
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

    Black on white 26x21
  • Performance of the Night
    Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes   |   $50,000 bonus to Cejudo
  • Performance of the Night
    Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Eye   |   $50,000 bonus to Shevchenko
  • Fight of the Night
    Tony Ferguson vs. Donald Cerrone   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Black on white 26x21

Referees

  • Marc Goddard
    Cejudo vs. Moraes (13)Munhoz vs. Sterling (7)Lewis vs. Stewart (3)
  • Rob Madrigal
    Shevchenko vs. Eye (12)Suarez vs. Ansaroff (8)Yan vs. Hill (4)
  • Dan Miragliotta
    Ferguson vs. Cerrone (11)Tuivasa vs. Ivanov (9)Lamas vs. Kattar (5)Chookagian vs. Calderwood (1)
  • Kevin MacDonald
    Rivera vs. Yan (10)Kowalkiewicz vs. Grasso (6)Wineland vs. Popov (2)

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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