UFC 53 got everyone to appreciate Marlon Vera’s incredible performance as he dominated Rob Font at UFC Vegas 53. The fight took place at the UFC Apex facility in Enterprise, Nevada, Las Vegas. The Main Battle Map Featured fighters like Marlon Vera, Rob Font, Andrei Arlovski, Joanderson Brito and many more.
The main fight was between Marlon Vera and Rob Font and both fighters are ranked 8th and 5th at bantamweight respectively. The fight ended with Marlon winning the fight via a unanimous decision as the judges scored the fight 48-47, 49-46, 49-46 in Marlon’s favour.
Marlon scored multiple knockdowns but failed to secure a knockdown win. Although both fighters had many competitive encounters, Vera Font really smacked at the end of 25 minutes.
After the win, Vera was very emotional and said that one day he will be the champion. Taking to Twitter, Marlon thanked everyone who supported him throughout this fight and said he was making history. Marlon tweeted: “Thank you for the support, love and energy today was magical. We make history Ecuador.”
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“Maybe one day we’ll share the octagon” – Petr Yan looking forward to facing Marlon Vera in the near future
UFC Vegas 53 left everyone in awe of Marlon Vera. Twitter was flooded with recognition posts from Marlon. With such an outstanding performance, Marlon believes he can one day be a champion. When asked who he wanted to fight, Marlon Jose called Aldo into a 5-round rematch, which he says Aldo contested.
In one such appreciative post, UFC bantamweight contender Petr Yan paid tribute to Marlon Vera and even said they could share the octagon in the future. peter jan wrote in his last tweet: “Not a bad performance tonight @chitoveraUFC. Maybe one day we will share the octagon.”
Petr Yan lost his last fight against Aljamain Sterling at UFC 273 and a fight with Marlon Vera can be an amazing fight for him to get back into the octagon. Marlon is currently on a 3 fight win streak and a fight with Petr Yan can be an interesting challenge for him.
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