Brandon Vera didn't shock the world, but he did gain a few new fans Saturday night. Vera went three-plus rounds with former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua in the main event of UFC on Fox: Shogun Vs. Vera.
In the fourth, Rua finished Vera, earning a stoppage victory. However, the UFC decided to give the position of next contender in the division to Lyoto Machida.
Check out highlights from the Rua-Vera fight, courtesy of Fox Sports, in the video below:
- Nate Diaz Inks New Deal With UFC
- Roy Nelson Tweets "The Juice Is Good" In Regards To Using TRT
- Dana White Fine With TRT, As Long As It's Used Properly
- Video: Another Teaser For All-Access Ronda Rousey
- Seth Petruzelli To Compete At K-1 Rising
- Lightweights Bobby Green, Matt Ricehouse Placed On Strikeforce: Rousey Vs. Kaufman
- Dan Henderson Thinks Lyoto Machida’s Style Contains A Flaw
- Henderson Feels Age Is Not A Factor In His Upcoming Fight Against Jones
- Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Willing To Coach TUF: Brazil Vs. Shogun Rua
- Frank Mir Gave No Second-Thought To Facing Daniel Cormier
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