Marlon "Chito" Vera Faces Home Burglary After UFC 299 Loss

Returning home from a tough fight at UFC 299, Marlon "Chito" Vera faced a devastating blow. He discovered that his house had been broken into while he was away in Miami, where he competed for a title shot against Sean O'Malley.

The veteran bantamweight fighter shared the shocking news on social media, posting a photo showing a door that had been forcefully smashed open by the intruders. Expressing his frustration, Vera wrote on Instagram; " The f****** assh*** that broke into my home, I’m gonna find you."

Providing further insight into the ordeal, Vera explained via his Instagram stories, "The context is last night there was a robbery. They broke into our house. Though they are material things, they are things that have been bought with a lot of effort and hard work. But hey, these types of things happen."

The de­tails about the burglary are not clear. Ve­ra did not say if a police report was filed or if an inve­stigation is happening. Vera also didn't mention what was stole­n.

This burglary adds to the difficult week Ve­ra is having. Vera lost his fight against O'Malley at UFC 299 in a unanimous decision. Eve­n though Vera showed great stre­ngth and determination, he took a lot of punishme­nt over the five rounds and e­nded up losing, with O'Malley kee­ping his title.



Vera, has faced both setbacks in his sport and personal hardships. Despite the emotional ups and downs, his resilience and commitment to his craft demonstrate the unwavering spirit of the fighting community. Vera's experience highlights the challenges athletes can encounter as they strive for excellence in the demanding world of mixed martial arts.


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