The UFC hosted a free news conference for fight fans on Tuesday morning featuring Jimmie Rivera, Marlon Moraes, Gregor Gillespie as well as New York State Senator Joseph Griffo and Mayor of Utica, Robert Palmieri.The pre-fight event provided the people of Utica with their first glimpse of the UFC and generated hype for Fight Night.Friday’s event will be the eighth UFC event in New York State since the legalization of professional MMA in March of 2016. Senator Griffo was a key figure in bringing the sport to New York and couldn’t be happier with the outcome since the sport’s l … Read the Full Article Here