Two European talents in Morgan Charrièrea and Manolo Zecchini are reportedly set to make their UFC debut at UFC Paris event.
According to the report from Maitres Fumiers(via Marcel Dorff), Charrièrea and Zecchini are set to clash in a featherweight bout on UFC’s September 2 event in Paris.
France’s Morgan Charrièrea is a former Cage Warrior Featherweight Champion. He is currently on a three-fight winning streak. Charrièrea’s recent bout was against Diego Silva at Cage Warriors 157 event, where he won by knockout. Charrièrea also defeated Pedro Souza and Daniel Bažant during this streak.
Italy’s Manolo Zecchini has also been active in different European promotions along with one bout in Cage Warriors. This will be his first bout this year as his bout against Alan Silverio at Venator FC 14 event was canceled in March. Zecchini is currently on a two-fight winning streak and was last in action to beat Abou Tounkara at Venator FC 12 event.
UFC Paris event is scheduled for September 2, 2023, at Accor Arena in Paris, France, featuring a heavyweight bout between Ciriyl Gane and Serghei Spivac in the main event.
UFC Paris will feature several debuts including a debut pairing of Yanis Ghemmouri and Caolan Loughran clashing in another featherweight bout. Similarly, Nora Cornolle and Joselyne Edwards will make debuts in a women’s bantamweight bout.