UFC 125 Video: Brandon Vera Ready To Prove His Worth Against Thiago Silva


Coming off back-to-back losses, Brandon Vera knows that the opportunities to remain in the Octagon are going to dry up if he doesn’t get back on the winning track. That’s why he’s grateful for the opportunity to not only remain with the UFC, but to get to do so against a Top 10 ranked opponent in Thiago Silva.

Vera spoke with the media at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Wednesday afternoon, fielding questions about his time in the Octagon and his UFC 125 fight against Silva.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 11 days ago
  • 1 views

Brandon Vera earns his first knockout in five years, Alessio Sakara returns, plus Mamed Khalidov and World's Strongest Man Mariusz Pudzianowski--all that and more in this week's Beyond the Octagon. I read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 34 views

Brandon Vera spent nearly eight years on the UFC roster. Now that his professional relationship with the organization is over, though, he has mixed emotions about his time there.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 14 views

Brandon Vera could not be happier with ONE FC. He's just rubbed the wrong way by how things ended between him and his former employer. Vera told MMA Fighting that after he turned down the UFC's initi read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 19 views

Following a hand injury that sidelined him for several months, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) parted ways with longtime heavyweight and light heavyweight mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Brando read news >>

  • 15 days ago
  • 87 views

Watch how UFC vets Brandon Vera and Roger Gracie won their bouts in Manila. ONE FC hosted another event in Manila, and it featured Brandon Vera's homecoming of sorts as he fought in the Philippines f read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 106 views

The upcoming UFC on FOX 13 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place on Sat., Dec. 13, 2014 inside US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona, is already far and away a better fight card than some read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 11 views

Watch UFC on FOX 13: Road to the Octagon for FOX's preview of the latest UFC event on Dec. 13 in Phoenix, Ariz. In the main event, Junior dos Santos faces Stipe Miocic, while Rafael dos Anjos squares read news >>

  • 11 days ago
  • 26 views

Two heavyweight legends collided in the Octagon at UFC 141 when former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar met former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem. read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 42 views

Junior dos Santos returns to the Octagon to battle Stipe Miocic in the main event of tonight's (Sat., Dec. 13, 2014) UFC on Fox 13 event in Phoenix, Arizona. The two heavyweights are promising firewo read news >>