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Brandon Vera intends to continue career

Updated: January 6, 2011, 2:13 PM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

Following another humbling defeat, this time at the hands of Thiago Silva at UFC 125, former heavyweight and light heavyweight prospect Brandon Vera was released by the UFC on Wednesday -- but don't expect him to hang up his gloves.

While at breakfast the morning after losing to Silva, Vera told his manager and his camp he would continue to fight and hopefully fight his way back into the UFC at some point.

"He'd like to revamp his career," Vera's manager, Matt Stansell, said in a text ...

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