broadcast start time:
UK - TBA / US - Thu 8pm EST
Current rankings @ Middleweight
When is Vera vs Pendarvis?
John Vera is set to face Cleotis Pendarvis on Thursday 4th March 2021 at Civic Center in Mississippi.
The fight is scheduled for 8 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit will be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Vera vs Pendarvis stats
John Vera steps into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Cleotis Pendarvis will make his way to the ring with a record of 21 wins, 7 loses and 2 draws, with 9 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Vera has advantage in power over Pendarvis, with a 61% knock out percentage over Pendarvis' 43%.
John Vera is the older man by 32 years, at 32 years old.
Vera has a height advantage of 5 inches over Pendarvis. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Both John Vera & Cleotis Pendarvis fight out of a southpaw stance.
Vera is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 year and 2 months later than Pendarvis, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He has fought 61 less professional rounds, 91 to Pendarvis' 152.
What time does Vera vs Pendarvis start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Civic Center, Mississippi, United States, which is around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who is showing Vera vs Pendarvis?
Vera vs Pendarvis will be broadcast on UFC Fight Pass in the US.
What were the odds on Vera vs Pendarvis?
Cleotis Pendarvis is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on John Vera if you fancy the incredible upset.