Jorge Rivera, a veteran of over 10 years, announced that his fight with Eric Schafer tonight at UFC on FX: Guillard vs. Miller will be his retirement bout. The news was confirmed by Jay Glazer during the live telecast.
Rivera is coming off back-to-back defeats at the hands of Constantinos Philippou and Michael Bisping. Prior to that, Rivera had won three straight and four of five.
The 39-year-old who is a brown belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, was on season four of The Ultimate Fighter. FightLine will have complete coverage of UFC on FX: Guillard vs. Miller, which you can view by clicking here.