‘UFC on FOX: Shogun vs. Vera’ Main Card Complete

Written by Tom Ngo
June 18th, 2012

UFC Light Heavyweight Mauricio Shogun Rua

On Monday, two things were made official regarding “UFC on FOX: Shogun vs. Vera”; Staples Center in Los Angeles, California will in fact host the bash, and the card’s four featured fights were confirmed. 

A light heavyweight bout between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (Pictured) and Brandon Vera headlines the festivities. Former 205-pound champ Lyoto Machida and Ryan Bader serve as the co-main attraction.

Heavyweights Travis Browne and Ben Rothwell will also battle on primetime television. Finally, lightweights Joe Lauzon and Terry Etim round out the FOX roster.

Tickets for the event go on sale this week.

FOX broadcasts the main card live beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT.

Here are the athletes slated to appear in the show:

Preliminary Card:

Josh Grispi vs. Pablo Garza

Nam Phan vs. Cole Miller

Michihiro Omigawa vs. Manny Gamburyan

Oli Thompson vs. Phil De Fries

Phil Davis vs. Wagner Prado

Mike Swick vs. DaMarques Johnson

Matt Mitrione vs. Rob Broughton

Main Card:

Joe Lauzon vs. Terry Etim

Travis Browne vs. Ben Rothwell

Lyoto Machida vs. Ryan Bader

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Brandon Vera

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