Jun Yong Park faces Gregory Rodrigues on October 23rd
Korean middleweight Jun Yong Park will be back in action on October 23rd. He will be matched with Gregory Rodrigues at the UFC event which does not have a name or a location yet.
Park (13-4) is riding a three fight winning streak but remains unranked. He is coming off a majority decision win over Tafon Nchukwi at UFC Vegas 26.
Rodrigues (10-3) is also on a three fight winning streak although only one of those victories has come inside the octagon. The Brazilian beat Duško Todorović by decision at UFC Vegas 28 and will be looking for his second win for the promotion.
The event will be headlined by a middleweight bout pitting #2 ranked Paulo Costa (13-1) against #4 ranked Marvin Vettori (17-4-1). The Brazilian challenged for the middleweight title at UFC 253 but was knocked out by Israel Adesanya.