This weekend, Marlon Vera, the No. 5 135-pounder, and Dominick Cruz, former bantamweight champion and present No. 8 within the division, will headline UFC San Diego.
Marlon Vera (19-7-1) will play his second consecutive fundamental occasion in opposition to one of many legends of the bantamweight division, Dominick Cruz (24-3). As this conflict between two members of the highest 10 of 135 kilos approaches, Vera is given favourite by the bookmakers at -250 in opposition to +190 for Cruz who will strategy this combat as an outsider.
During the pre-fight week main as much as UFC San Diego, a number of UFC fighters pitched in for the cardboard’s fundamental occasion. Find out which of Marlon Vera or Dominick Cruz they assume will win this important assembly for the bantamweight division.
UFC San Diego – Marlon Vera vs. Dominick Cruz: UFC fighter predictions
Terrance McKinney (light-weight): “Vera by resolution, I do not know if he can end Cruz. »
Alex Morono (welterweight): “I’ve to go together with Vera, I like her type, and her all the time intense tempo will get her the win. Cruz can also be slowing down and Vera can reap the benefits of that. »
Devin Clark (light-weight): “It’s a troublesome query, however I’m going to say Cruz by a really shut resolution. »
David Onama (featherweight): “I’m going with Marlon Vera. »
Drakkar Klose (light-weight) : “I believe Dominick, his expertise and the truth that he is aware of find out how to win rounds, goes to win. »
Cody Brundage (middleweight): “I believe it would appear to be the Vera-Font combat the place Cruz will land extra punches however Vera could have extra energy punches and win a choice. »
Sam Alvey (middleweight): “I’ll take Dominick Cruz. I do know Chito Vera is basically good, however I believe Cruz will probably be as robust as he was then. »
Jason Wit (welterweight): “It’s a sophisticated combat, Cruz has been there for a very long time and I do not know if he nonetheless has that starvation he had. Vera, in the meantime, is seeking to show he is a title contender, so I believe he’ll get the choice win. »
Jay Perrin (bantamweight): “It’s onerous to combat in opposition to legends. But I’m leaning in the direction of Vera, not as a result of I do not assume Dominick is sweet, however as a result of he is late in his profession and has appeared slower than in his earlier fights. Vera’s pace and sturdiness would be the distinction and I believe he finishes Cruz within the third spherical. »
And you, what’s your prediction for the primary occasion of UFC San Diego?