ONE Primer: Get up to Speed on Surging HW Mauro Cerilli, Ahead of Bout With Brandon Vera
Mauro Cerilli may not be a familiar name to a lot of MMA fans, but that could change tomorrow, if he takes ONE's heavyweight title from Brandon Vera.
Mauro Cerilli may not be a familiar name to a lot of MMA fans, but that could change tomorrow, if he takes ONE’s heavyweight title from Brandon Vera.
The Italian fighter has been tapped for the headlining fight at ONE’s “Conquest of Champions”, which will take place in Manilla. Cerilli has received the high stakes bout while riding a five-fight winning streak, which includes winning Cage Warrior’s heavyweight crown. Most recently, at CW 92 in May, Cerilli took out Karl Moore in just 15 seconds (see below).
You can learn more about Cerilli (12-2) by watching ONE’s recent feature on the 35-year-old, Judo black belt, as well as by catching another of his greatest hits below.