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Fights Coming To UFC Fight Night: Vera vs Cruz

The Fight Card For UFC's Return To San Diego Rounds Out With A Collection Of Intriguing Bouts

The Octagon returns to beautiful San Diego, California, for the first time since 2015 and for the fourth time overall when bantamweights Marlon “Chito” Vera faces former champion Dominick Cruz on August 13. The fight card features plenty of exciting matchups, including five more announced here.

Flyweights Ode’ Osbourne and Tyson Nam clash in an intriguing, all-action matchup that could have ramifications in the top-15 of the division. Youssef Zalal returns to face D’amon Blackshear, and featherweight sluggers Nate Landwehr and David Onama meet in Southern California as well.

Gabriel “Moggly” Benitez faces Charlie Ontiveros in a lightweight contest, and Yazmin Jauregui battles Isamin Lucindo in a women’s strawweight bout.

The action inside Pechanga Arena begins at 1:30 p.m. PT on August 13.

Stay tuned to for any announcements regarding the event.

Fights Coming To UFC Fight Night: Vera vs Cruz

Women’s strawweight

Yazmin Jauregui vs Iasmin Lucindo


Gabriel Benitez vs Charlie Ontiveros


Ode Osbourne vs Tyson Nam


Youssef Zalal vs D’amon Blackshear


Nate Landwehr vs David Onama

UFC Fight Night: Vera vs Cruz took place live from Pechanga Arena in San Diego, California on August 13, 2022. See the Final Results, Official Scorecards and Who Won Bonuses - and relive all the action on UFC Fight Pass