A new lightweight bout is set for the UFC Vegas 80 event where Philipe Lins will face Ion Cutelaba.
According to the report from Brazil’s UFC Show Resenha UFC, Lins and Cutelaba are set to clash in a lightweight bout at the UFC’s October 7 event in Vegas.
Philipe Lins is currently on a three-fight winning streak. Lins’s recent fight was at UFC Vegas 74 event, where he defeated Maxim Grishin by unanimous decision. Before Grishin, Lins also defeated Ovince St. Preux.
Ion Cutelaba’s recent fight was cancelled from UFC on ESPN 50 when Ovince St. Preux pulled out due to an injury. At UFC on ESPN 44 event, Ion Cutelaba ended his three-fight losing streak by securing a knockout victory over Tanner Boser.
UFC Vegas 80 is set to take place on October 7, 2023, at UFC Apex Arena in Las Vegas, NV. A middleweight bout is also scheduled for the event where Joe Pyfer will face Abdul Razak Alhassan.