A key middleweight bout has been added to the match card of the UFC 285 PPV event.
It has been announced that Marc-Andre Barriault will collide against Julian Marquez at UFC 285 on March 4, 2023, in Las Vegas.
Iridium Sports Agency which manages Julian Marquez, has officially announced this matchup by sharing a post on Twitter.
Julian Marquez won his first three UFC matches. He made his UFC debut against Darren Stewart and won the bout via second-round submission. His next two wins came against Maki Pitolo and Sam Alvey. However, he lost his most recent match against Gregory Rodrigues via a first-round KO.
On the other hand, Marc-Andre Barriault is 2-2 in his last four matches. He lost his most recent bout to Anthony Hernandez after winning a match against Jordan Wright. He also lost a match against Chidi Njokuani earlier this year in February.
Now, it remains to be seen who will get away with the victory in the battle of these middleweights.