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UFC Finalizing Paulo Costa vs. Marvin Vettori As October UFC Fight Night Main Event

August 3, 2021 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Paulo Costa is reportedly close to a fight with Marvin Vettori to main event the UFC’s October 23rd UFC Fight Night. ESPN cites multiple sources who indicate that the company is finalizing the middleweight fight for the show.

Costa last fought in a losing effort against champion Israel Adesanya at UFC 253 in September of last year, while Vettori’s last fight was a unanimous decision loss to Adesanya in June.

There is no official location set for the event at this time.