October 7, 2022

UFC bantamweight rivals Marlon Vera and Dominick Cruz will face off in San Diego this weekend.

UFC 278 is developing subsequent Saturday as Kamaru Usman defends his welterweight title in opposition to England’s Leon Edwards in Salt Lake Metropolis.

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Marlon Vera takes on Dominick Cruz in San Diego this weekend

However first, we’ve acquired an thrilling card in California.

Vera has crushed Rob Font and Frankie Edgar in final two fights and is fifth within the UFC bantamweight rankings.

Cruz has additionally gained his final two and may present a stern check for ‘Chito’.

Vera vs Cruz: Date and the best way to observe

This occasion is scheduled to happen on Saturday, August 13 and is being held on the Pechanga Enviornment in San Diego, California.

The prelim motion will begin at 10pm for UK followers with the primary card kicking off at midnight.

Vera vs Cruz can then be anticipated at round 2:30am.

The motion can be proven on BT Sport 1 and their protection will begin at 10pm.

talkSPORT may also have all of the build-up and response to the motion all through battle week.


Cruz will be looking to beat Vera this weekend

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Cruz can be trying to beat Vera this weekend

Vera vs Cruz: Combat card

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Foremost card

  • Foremost occasion: Marlon Vera vs Dominick Cruz
  • Angela Hill vs Lupita Godinez
  • Nate Landwehr vs David Onama
  • Devin Clark vs Azamat Murzakanov
  • Cynthia Calvillo vs Nina Nunes

Preliminary card

  • Gerald Meerschaert vs Bruno Silva
  • Yazmin Jauregui vs vs Iasmin Lucindo
  • Martin Buday vs Lukasz Brzeski
  • Gabriel Benitez vs Charlie Ontiveros
  • Youssef Zalal vs Da’Mon Blackshear
  • Ode’ Osbourne vs Tyson
  • Jason Witt vs. Josh Quinlan
  • Ariane Lipski vs. Priscila Cachoeira

Vera vs Cruz: What has been mentioned?

Dominick Cruz: “After I take a look at Vera, all of the issues he says, I don’t suppose he actually means it.

“He does, however he simply desires to be heard. He’s a man that simply desires individuals to listen to him as a result of take a look at what he did to Sean O’Malley and no one mentioned a factor about him. No person cares that he gained that battle.

“He’s simply bored with being ignored as a result of individuals don’t actually care that a lot about him. When he wins, no one says something. So, I believe that he’s simply making an attempt to be heard so he’s saying something he can, actually offended, he’s acquired numerous demons, I assume, that he’s coping with. I don’t know.

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“However when it comes all the way down to it, if you see him win after that battle, I’ve seen him within the again, we’ve labored collectively, he’s cool.

“I’ve no beef with this man so I’m very impartial about it. He’s clearly very offended about one thing. I believe he simply desires to be heard and for individuals to care about him.”

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