A welterweight matchup between Niko “The Hybrid” Price and Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira has been announced for UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Walker (UFC Vegas 38) on October 2, 2021.

Originally posted at https://twitter.com/BigMarcel24/status/1430257970965893125

Fighter form coming into this matchup

In his most recent octagon appearance, Price was defeated by Michel Pereira via decision at UFC 264 in a welterweight bout. Price was the slight underdog in the fight, coming in at +150. Price’s professional MMA record currently sits at 14-5(2 NC).

In Oliveira’s most recent octagon appearance he was defeated by Randy Brown via submission at UFC 261 in a welterweight bout. Oliveira was the near even in the fight, coming in at +105. The loss extended his losing streak to 2 in a row. Oliveira’s professional MMA record currently sits at 22-10-1(2 NC).

The AllStar will post opening betting lines when betting markets open.

Tale of the tape

Niko “The Hybrid” PricevsAlex “Cowboy” Oliveira
6’0″ (183cm)Height5’11” (180cm)
76.0″ (193cm)Reach76.5″ (194cm)
Niko Price vs Alex Oliveira Tale of the Tape

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