Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-11-06, good pace with a spectacular finish: the mma fight Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera is close to get four stars (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Vera vs Edgar is on the undercard of Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington 2 – UFC 268. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Frankie Edgar record
The black belt in Bjj and former Ufc Lw champion Frankie Edgar entered this fight with a professional record of 24-9-1 (46% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Aljamain Sterling).
He lost two out of his last three bouts, against Chan Sung Jung in 2019 (Frankie Edgar vs Chan Sung Jung) and with Cory Sandhagen in 2021 (Frankie Edgar vs Cory Sandhagen); between these two matches he beat Pedro Munhoz in his bantamweight debut in 2020 (Pedro Munhoz vs Frankie Edgar).
If you want to watch one of Edgar’s best fights, here is a match ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year 2012: Frankie Edgar vs Ben Henderson.
Edgar’s next fight: Frankie Edgar vs Chris Gutierrez
Marlon Vera record
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Marlon Vera, has a mma record of 17-7-1 (82% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.15 in the bantamweight division.
In his last three bouts he has beat Sean O’Malley in 2020 (Sean O’Malley vs Marlon Vera) and Davey Grant in 2021 (Marlon Vera vs Davey Grant 2) but between the two victories he lost to Jose Aldo (Jose Aldo vs Marlon Vera).
Vera’s next fight: Rob Font vs Marlon Vera
UFC 268 info
Event: UFC 268: Usman vs. Covington 2
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York, United States
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC 268 fight card
Here is the UFC 268 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV – Pay-per-View)
Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington 2
Rose Namajunas vs Weili Zhang 2
Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera
Shane Burgos vs Billy Quarantillo
Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPNews / ESPN+)
Alex Pereira vs Andreas Michailidis
Al Iaquinta vs Bobby Green
Phil Hawes vs Chris Curtis
Edmen Shahbazyan vs Nassourdine Imavov
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Ian Garry vs Jordan Williams
Gian Villante vs Chris Barnett
Dustin Jacoby vs John Allan
Melsik Baghdasaryan vs Bruno Souza
CJ Vergara vs Ode Osbourne
Edgar vs Vera full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Edgar vs Vera result
Marlon Vera defeated Frankie Edgar via KO at 3:50, round 3.
Edgar vs Vera post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Marlon Vera vs Frankie Edgar post-fight octagon interview.