August 4, 2012; Los Angeles, CA, USA; An Octagon girl circulates the Octagon during the heavyweight match at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE
UFC on Fox 4: "Shogun vs. Vera" took place last night (Sat., Aug. 4, 2012) from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, featuring Mauricio Rua turning in a solid if unspectacular performance in a fourth round stoppage victory over Brandon Vera.
But he didn't earn a title shot.
A photo gallery (via US Presswire) is available for your viewing pleasure after the jump. For complete results and blow-by-blow coverage of all the night's action click here.
All photos by Gary S. Vasquez via US Presswire.