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"Chito"

Marlon Vera

#13 Bantamweight Division • 17-7-1 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 8
    Wins by Submission
  • 3
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 48% 48%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
565
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1169
Grappling accuracy 43% 43%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
Takedowns Attempted
21
3.70
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.11
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.88
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.28
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
53
%
Sig. Str. Defense
69
%
Takedown Defense
0.49
Knockdown Ratio
10:55
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
397 (70%)
Clinch
85 (15%)
Ground
83 (15%)

Sig. Str. by target

51% 287 Head 25% 143 Body 24% 135 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (35%)
DEC
3 (18%)
SUB
8 (47%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Vera vs Grant

    Round
    3
    Time
    5:00
    Method
    Decision - Unanimous
  • Win

    Aldo vs Vera

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Chone, Ecuador
Trains at
Team 5050 Guayaquil Ecuador
Fighting style
Grappler
Age
28
Height
68.00
Weight
135.00
Octagon Debut
Nov. 15, 2014
Reach
70.50
Leg reach
40.50
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Marlon Vera of Ecuador prepares to fight Sean O'Malley in their bantamweight bout during the UFC 252 event at UFC APEX on August 15, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
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Marlon Vera of Ecuador kicks Sean O'Malley in their bantamweight bout during the UFC 252 event at UFC APEX on August 15, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)