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UFC Reaches Out To Mexican-Latino Fan Base With Erik Perez YouTube Feature

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  1. doherty Black Belt

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    "Bantamweight prospect Erik Perez prepares a surprise for his Mexican and Latino fans in his fight against Byron Bloodworth on the UFC 155 prelims, as he transforms himself into a Mexican Lucha Libre character. Watch his fight live on FX and FOX Deportes at 8pm ET/5pm PT."​
     
  2. Tibbles Tibbles is a good boyyy

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    Guess they'll need a new Mexican to promote after JDS is finished with Cain.
     
  3. Chaotix White Belt

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    /thread
     
  4. GoodOleWrasslin Brown Belt

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    I suspect the conversation about breaking into the enormous latin fan base that boxing has goes something like this around the ufc offices

    [YT]VXNj2BobjJ4[/YT]
     
  5. Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe Banned

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    Well, now we know why Perez is on FX.
     
  6. Chramelated The Real Guy, The Best Guy Banned

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    Herb Dean did more damage to him than Ken Stone.
     
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    needs more tacos and pinatas
     
  8. mmascene Cinturón de plata.

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    Ha!, Awesome and good luck to Perez in his upcoming match.
     
  9. BJJFAN4LIFE Blue Belt

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    awwww snap...
     
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    I hope he loses.
     
  11. akutz1 ¯\_(--)_/¯

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    Sweet
    Looks like I got another fighter Ill be supporting


    BROWN PRIDE FOE LIFE!!
     
  12. Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe Banned

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    Racist.
     
  13. Level One Blue Belt

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    And for those of you wondering why he was on FX....

    Now you know.
     
  14. Evangelion Gold Belt

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    I would love to see mma gain a foothold in Mexico. Mexican boxers are always among the most exciting fighters in the world.
     
  15. Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe Banned

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    *in b4 Greg Jackson will ruin him.
     
  16. brianbrazil Yup.

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    nice, good luck to him.
     
  17. LEXTHEANARKIST Purple Belt

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    Im hispanic and perez looked good against stone....but that mask is lame..
     
  18. RaskeDanzig Black Belt

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    Lulz. They did the same thing with Huerta years back. I remember being in East Los Angeles to visit my Grandfather for Christmas and there was Huerta/Guida billboards everywhere.
     
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    Agreed. Mexican fighters generally bring it.
     
  20. DesertStomper** Banned Banned

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    Yea I was wondering if a Lucha Libre mask would really have much cross over for Mexican fight fans.
     

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