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Pedro Munhoz Tests Positive For COVID-19, Pulled From UFC on ESPN 13 Co-Main Event

July 8, 2020 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
Pedro Munhoz

The co-main event of UFC on ESPN 13 is in trouble after Pedro Munhoz had to be pulled for testing positive for COVID-19. MMA Fighting has confirmed that Munhoz is out of his fight with Frankie Edgar at the UFC Fight Island series show due to a positive test.

As of now, it is not clear if Edgar will get a new opponent for the show. which is headlined by Calvin Kattar vs. Dan Ige. The promotion has not yet revealed what the new co-headlining fight will be. UFC on ESPN 13 takes place next Wednesday and airs on ESPN & ESPN+.