Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-04-30, good mma fight: Rob Font vs Marlon Vera gets three stars (UFC Fight of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Vera vs Font is the main event of UFC Vegas 53 (also known as UFC on ESPN 35). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Rob Font record
Rob Font entered this fight with a professional mma record of 19-5-0 (63% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.6 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Aljamain Sterling).
In his last three bouts he has beat Marlon Moraes (Marlon Moraes vs Rob Font) and Cody Garbrandt (Rob Font vs Cody Garbrandt) but then he has lost to Jose Aldo (Rob Font vs Jose Aldo).
Marlon Vera record
His opponent, the black belt in Bjj Marlon Vera, has an official record of 18-7-1 (83% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.8 in the bantamweight division.
He was also defeated by Jose Aldo (in 2020, Jose Aldo vs Marlon Vera) but then he has won over Davey Grant (Marlon Vera vs Davey Grant 2) and Frankie Edgar (Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera).
Vera’s next fight: Marlon Vera vs Dominick Cruz
UFC Vegas 53 info
Event: UFC on ESPN 35: Font vs. Vera
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC Vegas 53 fight card
Here is the UFC Vegas 53 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Rob Font vs Marlon Vera
Andrei Arlovski vs Jake Collier
Andre Fili vs Joanderson Brito
Jared Gordon vs Grant Dawson
Darren Elkins vs Tristan Connelly
Krzysztof Jotko vs Gerald Meerschaert
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN2 / ESPN+)
Alexander Romanov vs Chase Sherman
Daniel Lacerda vs Francisco Figueiredo
Gabriel Green vs Yohan Lainesse
Natan Levy vs Mike Breeden
Gina Mazany vs Shanna Young
UFC Vegas 53 results
Here are the results of all the fights of UFC Vegas 53.
Marlon Vera def. Rob Font via UD
Andrei Arlovski def. Jake Collier via SD
Joanderson Brito def. Andre Fili via TKO r1
Grant Dawson def. Jared Gordon via SUB r3
Darren Elkins def. Tristan Connelly via UD
Krzysztof Jotko def. Gerald Meerschaert via UD
Alexander Romanov def. Chase Sherman via SUB r1
Francisco Figueiredo def. Daniel Lacerda via SUB r1
Gabriel Green def. Yohan Lainesse via TKO r2
Natan Levy def. Mike Breeden via UD
Shanna Young def. Gina Mazany via TKO r2
UFC Vegas 53 pre-fight press conference
Watch the video of UFC Vegas 53 pre-fight press conference from the official Ufc Youtube channel!!
UFC Vegas 53 weigh-in
Watch the official video of UFC Vegas 53: Font vs Vera weigh-in!
Font vs Vera full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Rob Font 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
Font vs Vera result
Marlon Vera defeated Rob Font via unanimous decision. Scores were 48–47, 49–46, 49–46.
Font vs Vera post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Marlon Vera vs Rob Font post-fight octagon interview.
UFC Vegas 53 post-fight press conference
Watch the video of UFC Vegas 53 post-fight press conference from the official Ufc Youtube channel!
UFC Vegas 53 bonus awards
UFC Vegas 53 Fight of the Night: Marlon Vera vs. Rob Font
UFC Vegas 53 Performance of the Night: Joanderson Brito and Francisco Figueiredo