The data fell earlier within the night. According to the Brazilian web site Combate.com, theUFC would work on a struggle between the previous featherweight champion Jose aldo at Pedro Munhoz for’UFC 265.
– Marcelo Russio (@MarceloRussio) May 20, 2021
Currently ranked fifth within the bantamweight division, Jose aldo comes out of a victory in opposition to Marlon Vera after two consecutive defeats (together with one for the title) since his fall in weight. Now 34 years outdated, “Scarface” nonetheless hope to get a sixteenth championship struggle below the banner Zuffa (which might be a brand new report) and why not win a 3rd title.
Munhoz is in the meantime in eighth place within the official rating. In the identical sequence as his potential opponent (a victory after two defeats), he gained in opposition to Jimmie rivera when it was final launched final February.
TheUFC 265 will happen on August 7 at a location nonetheless unknown. The card at the moment solely has one official struggle between the double champion Amanda Nunes and the aspirant for the bantamweight title Julianna Peña. Confirmation (or not) ofAldo vs. Munhoz ought to arrive shortly.