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UFC Vegas 29: Marlon Vera plans to ‘put out’ Davey Grant (Video)
June 17, 2021
Marlon Vera seems to bounce again in a giant manner when he takes on Davey Grant in a rematch on Saturday night time from Las Vegas.
Marlon Vera enters the Octagon for the primary time in 2021 after ending 1-2 in 2020. The 28-year-old bantamweight contender is coming off of a unanimous choice loss to former featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, in December of 2020.
Vera will tackle Davey Grant as a part of the UFC Vegas 29 primary card, which is ready to simulcast on ESPN2 and ESPN+. Vera enters the bout at 16-7-1, and final picked up a win at UFC 252 towards Sean O’Malley.
Talking to the media throughout his pre-fight scrum, Vera mirrored on the teachings from his loss to Aldo, and what he hopes to realize in his rematch with Grant upon his return to the Octagon.
“Don’t get overexcited. Don’t rush the end, as a result of I did rush it,” Vera stated. “That’s what occurred and even when I’m aggressive l and all the things, I can’t make excuses. The man needed to do what he needed to do to win, and if I’ve to win that manner, f*** it. Let’s maintain [up against the fence] at any person. So, you already know, lots of people put out excuses, ‘oh, he simply held me.’ No, you didn’t maintain me. You didn’t know the way to get the f*** out of there, and that’s your fault. So, I see it like that, so I can go to the health club and work on the stuff I have to work on to get higher. This Saturday, I’m gonna put this man out. Easy.”
Marlon Vera and Davey Grant have historical past towards one another
Marlon Vera has been with the UFC since June 2014, and has really competed towards Grant as soon as earlier than. The pair confronted off in February 2016, as Grant received a unanimous choice.
Will Vera get again on monitor or will Grant depart little question as to who the rightful winner is? The world will discover out on battle night time.
UFC Vegas 29 takes place on Saturday, June 19, 2021, reside from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV. Comply with together with FanSided for all of your reside information and highlights.