This Saturday night, in the UFC 252, the co-feature fight catches everyone with the highest expectation: Sean O’Malley vs Marlon «Chito» Vera. The main Mixed Martial Arts company in the world, adds the most important numbered events. On the night of this August 15, 2020, a new show is held at the Apex in Las Vegas. With a main contest for the heavyweight championship, the presence of the Ecuadorian draws attention to one of the greatest promises of the sport.
The main event features Americans Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier, in what will be the third and final confrontation between the two. So far they have a victory each, in their previous disputes for the title. Before that fight for the scepter of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), it will be the turn of the manabita Marlon vera, who will appear in the co-star combat. His rival is the rising star Sean O’Malley, who has one of the best returns today.
VeraThe 27-year-old with a professional Mixed Martial Arts record of 15 wins and 6 losses, has the opportunity to take the big leap in his career by facing the undefeated ‘Sugar’ O’Malley. The latter also has a great professional record of 12 wins without losses. Although the bets favor the 25-year-old American media, the tricolor has experience, a strong fight on the floor, and a path traveled among the best in the world in this sport.
The main card has huge contests, but clearly the two biggest will be the most watched. For this reason, the live broadcast by ESPN is announced for most Latin American countries. Other options to observe the combat are Fox Action, UFC Fight Pass, among others. Clearly the company that Dana White commands will open the doors to several options to appreciate each fight. Now, one of the best of the year is coming.
“He thinks he’s better than me and I think I’m better than him. In the fight we will see who is right ”, was what Vera pointed out weeks ago, when asked about her confrontation with the American. The manabita lost in his last fight against Chinese Song Yadong, in the featherweight category, by decision of the judges. The controversial result of that fight broke a streak of five consecutive victories that the Ecuadorian dragged.