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Jimmie Rivera Wants To Fight Ex-Champ Dominick Cruz

January 9, 2017 | Posted by Larry Csonka

According to, Jimmie Rivera (20-1 MMA, 4-0 UFC) was originally slated to fight Bryan Caraway (21-7 MMA, 6-2 UFC) on this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 103 event. Caraway withdrew due to an injury, and then Rivera (20-1 MMA, 4-0 UFC) turned down a bout with replacement opponent Marlon Vera (8-3-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC). Rivera (20-1 MMA, 4-0 UFC) now wants to face off with Dominick Cruz (22-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC), and posted the following on Twitter…