Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-08-19, some good exchanges but it is not enough to get three stars: the mma bout Marlon Vera vs Pedro Munhoz gets two (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2023).
Munhoz vs Vera is scheduled to take place Saturday, August 19th, at the TD Garden in Boston (Massachusetts, United States), in a 3-round bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg) bout; it is on the undercard of Aljamain Sterling vs Sean O’Malley – UFC 292. 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 20-8-1 (80% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.8 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Aljamain Sterling).
In his last three fights he has beat Rob Font (Rob Font vs Marlon Vera) and Dominick Cruz (Marlon Vera vs Dominick Cruz) but then he has lost to Cory Sandhagen (Marlon Vera vs Cory Sandhagen).
Pedro Munhoz record
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Pedro Munhoz, has a mma record of 20-7-0 (65% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.9 in the bantamweight division.
He lost two consecutive bouts in 2021, against Jose Aldo (Jose Aldo vs Pedro Munhoz) and Dominick Cruz (Pedro Munhoz vs Dominick Cruz), then he has faced Sean O’Malley but it ended in a no-contest (Pedro Munhoz vs Sean O’Malley) and he has defeated Chris Gutierrez (Pedro Munhoz vs Chris Gutierrez).
Among the best fights of Munhoz we suggest a match we rate with four stars in 2019: Cody Garbrandt vs Pedro Munhoz.
Here is the UFC 292 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN PPV)
Aljamain Sterling vs Sean O’Malley
Weili Zhang vs Amanda Lemos
Neil Magny vs Ian Garry
Da’Mon Blackshear vs Mario Bautista
Marlon Vera vs Pedro Munhoz
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Brad Tavares vs Chris Weidman
Gregory Rodrigues vs Denis Tiuliulin
Austin Hubbard vs Kurt Holobaugh
Brad Katona vs Cody Gibson
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on SPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Gerald Meerschaert vs Andre Petroski
Natalia Silva vs Andrea Lee
Karine Silva vs Maryna Moroz
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Marlon Vera vs Pedro Munhoz 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)
Who won Vera vs Munhoz fight?
Marlon Vera defeated Pedro Munhoz via unanimous decision. Scores were 30–27, 30–27, 29–28.