Who will take dwelling Struggle of the Night time honors at UFC Vegas 29?
UFC Vegas 29’s essential occasion is bound to deliver fireworks. The Chan Sung Jung (aka Korean Zombie) faces off in opposition to Dan Ige in a five-round essential occasion. The primary occasion appears to be the entrance runner for the potential Struggle of the Night time. Nevertheless, combat followers ought to have their eye on Marlon Vera vs. Davey Grant as nicely.
Vera and Grant is a rematch. The 2 fought again in 2016 the place Grant gained by unanimous resolution. A lot has modified over time, these are two fully completely different fighters.
Because the first combat, Vera has gone on to combat 13 extra occasions within the UFC. Gaining priceless expertise by preventing a few of the greatest within the division. Vera’s final match resulted in a unanimous resolution loss to José Aldo one of many biggest fighters of his time. Combating one of many greats, even a loss, is at all times priceless for future growth. Out of these 13 fights, Vera gained 9 of them securing himself a spot within the prime 15.
Grant has solely secured three victories for the reason that two fought in 2016. Nevertheless, Grant is on a two-fight knockout win streak. A type of knockout victories coming in opposition to Jonathan Martinez, a combat the place everybody appeared to depend him out. Grant and his crew are going to be assured they’ll draw up one other recreation plan to defeat Vera a second time.
This time round Vera is a very improved fighter. Partially as a consequence of Vera being so lively within the UFC preventing high-level competitors. Nevertheless, Grant holds the momentum and the X issue of already beating Vera as soon as.
The rematch between Vera and Grant is not going to be one you need to miss.