Brandon Vera vs Heike Sekine full fight replay, highlights result recap December 2, 2016 @Mall of Asia Arena.
Brandon “The Truth” Vera successfully defended his ONE Championship heavyweight title after dominating/crushing/beating Japanese stalwart Hideki Sekine in the main event of ONE’s “Age of Domination” card on Friday, December 2 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) star improves his professional record to 15-7 with this thrilling victory. The 43-year-old veteran (7-1), on the other hand, suffered his first ever professional fighting loss after failing to capture ONE Championship’s heavyweight gold.
Full Fight Highlights
The Japanese challenger immediately went into wrestling mode, pushing Vera into the cage, but that did little to slow the champion, as he again waited for an opening to strike, before delivering the final set of blows that ended the fight.
The stoppage came at 3:11 of the first round, and Vera makes a successful first defense of his heavyweight crown.
“I waited, because I know he’s really good on the ground,” Vera said post fight.
There won’t be much rest for Vera in the days to come, as he begins filming his upcoming movie, Buybust, with Kapamilya star Anne Curtis on Sunday.