CSAC Tells Marlon Moraes to Move Up a Weight Class

UFC Fight Night 123 in Fresno was the last California event hosted by the UFC.

It featured top Featherweights Cub Swanson and Brian Ortega going at it in the main event. Along with those two, we got…

According to MMA Fighting, Moraes was flagged by California State Athletic Commission doctors after the fight day weigh where he came in well over the commission regulations that state to be within ten percent of the contracted weight(135 lbs for Moraes). But Moraes wasn’t the only one flagged from UFC Fresno. Two of the three other fighters who were notified about being wanted to move up a division were also Bantamweights in Luke Sanders and Iuri Alcantara(who both lost). The other being Lightweight, Davi Ramos who defeated Chris Gruetzmacher.