Brandon
Vera
12-7-0, 1NC( V-D-E )
When I started watching MMA shows, I saw Randy beating everyone up and thought 'I can do that.'

Historique des combats

Analyse des compétences

Les tableaux représentent une compilation des résultats de 18 combats.
Record: 12-7-0, 1NC
Résumé: Excellent kicks, knees and elbows, good grappling

Fighter Info

Surnom: The Truth
De: Norfolk, VA USA
Provenance: San Diego, CA USA
Age: 37
Taille: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Poids: 230 livres ( 104 kg )
Université: Old Dominion University

Frappes

Total de tentatives de frappes
0
926
56% réussi
519
Types de frappes réussies
0
519
57% Debout
34% Corps à corps
295
176
48
Défense de frappe
53
%
Pourcentage total de frappes évitées

Grappling

Total de mises au sol
0
15
53% réussi
8
Types de mises au sol réussies
 
 
{0}% Soum.
{0}% Passes
{0}% Balayages
2
6
0
Takedown Defense
60
%
Pourcentage total de mises au sol évitées
Résultats Combattants Evénement Fr MS Soum. Passe Méthode Revisionner
Défaite
Ben Rothwell août 31, 2013
56 0 0 0 R3 KO/TKO
Brandon Vera 41 0 0 0
Défaite
Mauricio Rua août 4, 2012
68 4 0 6 R4 KO/TKO
Brandon Vera 67 1 1 1
Victoire
Brandon Vera oct. 29, 2011
33 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Eliot Marshall 21 1 2 1
Brandon Vera janv. 1, 2011
19 0 0 0 R3 Overturned
Thiago Silva 51 3 1 5
Défaite
Brandon Vera mars 21, 2010
5 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Jon Jones 11 2 0 0
Défaite
Randy Couture nov. 14, 2009
39 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Brandon Vera 27 1 0 1
Victoire
Brandon Vera août 29, 2009
62 1 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Krzysztof Soszynski 41 1 0 0
Victoire
Brandon Vera mars 7, 2009
32 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Michael Patt 5 0 0 0
Défaite
Keith Jardine oct. 18, 2008
50 2 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Brandon Vera 48 1 0 0
Victoire
Brandon Vera juil. 19, 2008
38 2 0 2 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Reese Andy 30 1 0 0
Défaite
Fabricio Werdum juin 7, 2008
15 2 0 3 R1 KO/TKO
Brandon Vera 15 0 0 0
Défaite
Tim Sylvia oct. 20, 2007
68 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Brandon Vera 58 1 0 1
Victoire
Brandon Vera nov. 18, 2006
15 0 0 1 R1 KO/TKO
Frank Mir 2 0 0 0
Victoire
Brandon Vera mai 27, 2006
8 0 1 0 R1 Submission
Assuerio Silva 9 1 0 0
Victoire
Brandon Vera févr. 4, 2006
7 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Justin Eilers 4 0 0 0
Victoire
Brandon Vera oct. 3, 2005
28 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Fabiano Scherner 10 1 0 1
Victoire
Brandon Vera
WEC 13: Heavyweight Explosion
janv. 22, 2005
7 0 0 0 R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Mike Whitehead 1 2 0 2
Victoire
Brandon Vera
WEC 13: Heavyweight Explosion
janv. 22, 2005
9 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Andre Mussi 0 0 0 0

Biographie

TRAINING: Training 2-3x a day

When and why did you start training for fighting? I trained at the Olympic Training Center and saw a lot of fighters come through there, Randy, Matt, Dan, Mike V, after the 2000 Olympic year.  I took a couple of years off from training or doing anything.  I started to watch the MMA shows, saw Randy beating up everyone.  I was like “hey I can do that”.  So, I started training.

What ranks and titles have you held?
I’m a 2x Pan-American Champion, Abu-Dhabi veteran, 8x Grapplers Quest Champion, W.K.A. Muay Thai National champion, Lloyd Irvin Brown Belt.

Do you have any heroes?
The Incredible Hulk.

What is your favorite technique?
Flying Yoga Wrist Lock

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
That I’ve stayed the path, all my decisions have been correct. It’s finally MY time to shine.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Old Dominion University, still working on my Degree.

What was your job before you started fighting? I was in the Military. USAF.
•    Claims to be more comfortable on the ground, despite four KO wins in the UFC

•    Won two WEC fights in one night in 2005

•    Was only 4-0 when he made his UFC debut in 2005

•    Has become a big star in the Philippines

•    Returning to heavyweight after going 4-4, 1 NC at 205 pounds

•    Was 8-2 at heavyweight

•    Seven wins by KO, one by submission

Carrière

Formé avec

Joey Beltran
Joey Beltran
14-9-0, 1NC
( V-D-E )
Travis Browne
Travis Browne
16-2-1
( V-D-E )
Phil Davis
Phil Davis
13-2-0, 1NC
( V-D-E )

Adversaires clé

Frank Mir
Frank Mir
16-9-0
( V-D-E )
Mauricio Rua
Mauricio Rua
22-10-0
( V-D-E )

Combats clé

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Victoire
Frank Mir UFC® 65 BAD INTENTIONS
Victoire
Frank Mir UFC® 65 BAD INTENTIONS

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