A new fight between Randy “The Zohan” Costa and Tony “PrimeTime” Kelley has been announced for UFC 269 on December 11, 2021 in the UFC Bantamweight Division.

Fighter form coming into this matchup

In his most recent octagon appearance, Costa was defeated by Adrian Yanez via KO/TKO at UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw in a Bantamweight bout. Costa was the slight underdog in the fight, coming in at +190. The loss snapped a 2 fight winning streak for Costa, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 6-2.

Kelley most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs Sandhagen taking on and defeating Ali AlQaisi via Decision in a Bantamweight bout. Kelley went into the fight as the -215 moderate favorite. The win marked a return to the win column for Kelley since his loss to Kai Kamaka III at UFC 252. Kelley’s professional MMA record currently sits at 7-2.

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

Originally posted at https://twitter.com/BigMarcel24/status/1433941546387312640

Tale of the tape

Randy “The Zohan” CostavsTony “PrimeTime” Kelley
27Age34
8Fights9
6Wins7
2Losses2
7KO’s2
1Subs3
5’9″ (175cm)Height5’9″ (175cm)
73.0″ (185cm)Reach70.0″ (178cm)

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