Edson Barboza vs. Ilia Topuria added to UFC Combat Night time in October 

Edson Barboza vs. Ilia Topuria added to UFC Combat Night time in October 

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Laura Fernández Bynilla of Eurosport Spain has reported {{that a}} struggle between Edson Barboza and Ilia Topuria is ready for an upcoming UFC Combat Night time time scheduled on Oct. 29 at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. Topuria hinted at this struggle earlier this week and has since confirmed it on social media.

Barboza is 2-2 in his earlier 4 appearances. The Brazilian snapped a three-fight losing streak with back-to-back wins over Makwan Amirkhani and Shane Burgos, the latter being some of the scariest knockouts in UFC history. Barboza followed those performances up with a third-round TKO loss to Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 35 and a unanimous selection loss to Bryce Mitchell at UFC 272.

Topuria returns to featherweight after a stint at lightweight in his most recent Octagon glance. ‘El Matador’ scored a ‘Potency of the Night time time’ awarded second-round KO of Jai Herbert at UFC London this earlier March. He moreover holds a unanimous selection win over Youssef Zalal at UFC Combat Island 5 and consecutive first-round KOs over Damon Jackson and Ryan Hall at UFC Vegas 16 and UFC 264, respectively. The undefeated upstart is now 4-0 underneath the UFC banner and 12-0 as an authorized.

Barboza and Topuria are ranked at No. 13 and No. 15 inside the division.

Barboza vs. Topuria is the main struggle presented for the impending UFC Combat Night time time. Stay tuned to Bloody Elbow for additonal updates on the fit as they transform available inside the coming weeks.

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