Ben Rothwell vs Brandon Vera Targeted for UFC 164

Ben Rothwell


Ben Rothwell

  • 32-9 MMA / 2-3 UFC Record
  • Won 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Roy Nelson, Gilbert Yvel, Brendan Schaub

Brandon Vera


Brandon Vera

  • 12-6 MMA / 8-6 UFC Record
  • Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Frank Mir, Krzysztof Soszynski, Elliot Marshall


UFC 164

August 31st, 2013

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Bradley Center


Heavyweight slugger, Ben Rothwell has traded wins and losses since September of 2007. During his tenure in the UFC he holds wins over Gilbert Yvel and Brendan Schaub, while he’s lost to Cain Velasquez, Mark Hunt, and most recently Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC on FX 7.

Brandon Vera returns to the heavyweight division for the first time since 2008. He amassed a record of 4-2 in the heavyweight division, including wins over Justin Eilers, Assuerio Silva, and Frank Mir. As a light heavyweight, Vera has lost three out his last four fights, most recently suffering a fourth round TKO loss to Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua at UFC on FOX 4.


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