Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-06-19, great performance by both fighers: the mma fight Marlon Vera vs Davey Grant 2 is close to get four stars (UFC Fight of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
In their first match Grant had defeated Vera via unanimous decision (on February 2016); this second fight is on the undercard of Chan Sung Jung vs Dan Ige – UFC Vegas 29 (also known as UFC on ESPN 25). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Marlon Vera record
The black belt in Bjj Marlon Vera entered this fight with a professional record of 16-7-1 (87% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.17 bantamweight in the world.
He lost two out of his last three matches, against Yadong Song (Marlon Vera vs Yadong Song) and with Jose Aldo (Jose Aldo vs Marlon Vera); between these two bouts he beat Sean O’Malley (Sean O’Malley vs Marlon Vera).
Davey Grant record
His opponent, Davey Grant, has a mma record of 13-4-0 (85% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.71 in the bantamweight division.
He lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2018, against Damian Stasiak and Manny Bermudez, but then he has won three fights beating Grigorii Popov, Martin Day and Jonathan Martinez.
Vera’s next fight: Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera
Vera vs Grant 2 full fight video / highlights
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Official highlights – spanish
UFC Vegas 29 info
Event: UFC on ESPN 25: The Korean Zombie vs. Ige
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
UFC Vegas 29 fight card
Here is the UFC Vegas 29 full fight card:
Chan Sung Jung vs Dan Ige
Aleksei Oleinik vs Sergey Spivak
Marlon Vera vs Davey Grant 2
Julian Erosa vs Seung Woo Choi
Wellington Turman vs Bruno Silva
Matt Brown vs Dhiego Lima
Aleksa Camur vs Nicolae Negumereanu
Kanako Murata vs Virna Jandiroba
Khaos Williams vs Matthew Semelsberger
Josh Parisian vs Roque Martinez
Joaquim Silva vs Rick Glenn
Casey O’Neill vs Lara Procópio
Vera vs Grant 2 result
Marlon Vera defeated Davey Grant via unanimous decision. Scores were 29–27, 29–28, 30–26.
Vera vs Grant 2 post-fight interview