Brandon Vera News

May 28, 2017 11:10 am

Brandon Vera kicks Angela Magana out of Alliance MMA, issues statement

Earlier this month, the UFC shipped nearly its entire roster out to Las Vegas for a special, weekend-long athletes retreat. Though the hope was that this would be a purely fruitful weekend for the 400+ fighters in attendance, it will probably be remembered most for a heated blowout between UFC featherweight star Cris “Cyborg” Justino...

Feb 8, 2017 10:41 am

VIDEO | Brandon Vera helps rescue sea turtle from a slow and painful death

ONE Championship heavyweight world champion Brandon Vera has done most of his talking in the cage with his vicious striking game. However, the former UFC fighter who is now the king of the One Championship heavyweight division has gone viral on the Internet with a touching video saving a sea turtle. The loveable sea creature...

Dec 2, 2016 2:26 pm

VIDEO | Brandon Vera defends ONE Championship heavyweight title in lopsided beatdown

Last December, UFC veteran Brandon Vera won the vacant One Championship heavyweight title with a thunderous first-round knockout of late-replacement Paul Cheng. Almost a full year later, Vera finally defended that title. He did so against the 43-year-old Hideki “Big Body” Sekine – who is also nicknamed “Shrek” – in the main event of One...