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UFC on FOX 4 Video Interview: Mauricio Rua Discusses Muay Thai and Brandon Vera

Matthew RothFeatured ColumnistNovember 2, 2016

Bleacher Report caught up with UFC light heavyweight contender Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at the UFC on FOX 4 open workouts in Los Angeles. 

Shogun is coming off of a fight-of-the-year performance against Dan Henderson at UFC 139 in San Jose. Rua now finds himself in a position where, with an impressive win, he could be named the next light heavyweight contender.

He spoke about how he matches up with Brandon Vera and how it may not just be the Muay Thai fight that fans expect.  

Be sure to check back for more UFC on FOX 4 coverage from Bleacher Report. 

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