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Fighters Pick Fights - Henry Cejudo vs Marlon Moraes, Valentina Shevchenko vs Jessica Eye - UFC 238

In this exclusive SBN MMA Feature, Bloody Elbow Interviewer, Shakiel ‘Shak’ Mahjouri speaks to fighters competing at UFC 238 and beyond so they can weigh-in on Saturday’s two titles.

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In this exclusive SBN MMA Feature, Bloody Elbow Interviewer, Shakiel ‘Shak’ Mahjouri speaks to fighters competing at UFC 238 and beyond so they can weigh-in on Saturday’s two titles.

Aljamain Sterling, Santiago Ponzibbio, Ricardo Lamas, and more break-down Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes and Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Eye happening at UFC 238, on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from United Center in Chicago, Illinois, USA...

Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes:

  • 0:23 - Aljamain Sterling
  • 1:31 - Jimmie Rivera
  • 1:48 - Cody Stamann
  • 3:57 - Ricardo Lamas
  • 4:22 - Max Griffin
  • 5:10 - Eryk Anders
  • 5:52 - John Makdessi
  • 6:03 - Curtis Millender

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Eye:

  • 6:39 - Santiago Ponzinibbio
  • 6:55 - Josh Emmett
  • 7:16 - Elias Theodorou
  • 8:26 - Damir Hadzovic
  • 8:50 - Kajan Johnson
  • 9:04 - Philip DeFries
  • 9:14 - Boston Salmon

The event will be a Pay-Per-View (PPV) broadcast through ESPN+ with the main card starting on ESPN+ at 10PM/7PM ETPT, and the Prelims on ESPN proper starting at 8PM/5PM ETPT — and for those of you with FightPass, the early prelims start at 6:15PM/3:15PM ETPT.


Who do you think will win the Main Event at UFC 238?

This poll is closed

  • 40%
    Henry ‘The Messenger’ Cejudo
    (46 votes)
  • 59%
    Marlon ‘Magic’ Moraes
    (67 votes)
113 votes total Vote Now

Henry ‘The Messenger’ Cejudo, the 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist in freestyle wrestling, battles for the vacant Bantamweight Title with a 14-2-0 record, on a four-fight winning streak. His last victory was against T.J. Dillashaw, who he notoriously defeated in the main event via KO/TKO-Punches at 0:32 seconds into Round 1 at UFC on ESPN+ 1, back in January. has him ranked as the #1 MMA Fighter of the year and #2 Current Best MMA Fighter in his division.

Meanwhile, Title Contender Marlon ‘Magic’ Moraes, comes into this bantamweight war with a longer 22-5-1 professional record, also on a four-fight winning streak. His most recent victory being a main event win via Guillotine Choke at 3:17 in Round 1 against Raphael Assunção at UFC on ESPN+ 2, back in February. Moraes is listed via as the #1 Current Best MMA Bantamweight Fighter.

Not to be forgotten, this card also features a grueling UFC Women’s Flyweight Championship bout between the current Champion, Valentina Shevchenko, and Title Contender Jessica Eye, that's sure to be well worth watching.

Here’s a look at the UFC 238 ‘Cejudo vs Moraes’ fight card, out of Chicago, as it stands right now, via

Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes - 135
Valentina Shevchenko vs.Jessica Eye - 125
Tony Ferguson vs.Donald Cerrone - 155
Jimmie Rivera vs. Petr Yan - 135
Tai Tuivasa vs. Blagoy Ivanov - 265

Tatiana Suarez vs. Nina Ansaroff - 115
Pedro Munhoz vs. Aljamain Sterling - 13
Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Alexa Grasso - 115
Ricardo Lamas vs. Calvin Kattar - 145

Xiaonan Yan vs. Angela Hill - 115
Bevon Lewis vs. Darren Stewart - 185
Eddie Wineland vs. Grigorii Popov - 135
Katlyn Chookagian vs. Joanne Calderwood - 125

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