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Randy Couture vs. Brandon Vera

Main Event | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA

Randy Couture defeats Brandon Vera via 3 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large Randy "The Natural" Couture
Mmaweekly large Brandon "The Truth" Vera

Couture
Decision
Round 3

Randy Couture Brandon Vera

"The Natural" "The Truth"

16-10-0   Pro Record At Fight   11-3-0
Climbed to 17-10   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-4
+117 (Near Even)   Betting Odds   -140 (Slight Favorite)
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Las Vegas, Nevada   Fighting out of   San Diego, California
46 years, 4 months, 2 days   Age at Fight   32 years, 1 month, 4 days
204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs)
6'1" (186cm)   Height   6'3" (190cm)
75.0" (191cm)   Reach   76.0" (193cm)
Led Zeppelin - Kashmir   Walkout Music   The Black Eyed Peas - Bebot
Xtreme Couture   Gym   Alliance MMA
UFC 105
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 105: Couture vs Vera
  • Date: Saturday 11.14.2009
  • Referee: Marc Goddard
  • Venue: Manchester Evening News Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Couture Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Vera Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  Randy Couture Training and Interview Video with Affliction Vision report dead link

    Affliction spoke to Randy Couture at Extreme Couture prior to his fight with Brandon Vera at UFC 105.

  • Training  |  Brandon Vera Training Video by Affliction Vision report dead link

    Affliction Vision produced this look at west-coast fighter Brandon Vera's training for the Randy Couture fight at UFC 105.

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