Barboz vs Felder UFC 242

Edson Barboza vs Paul Felder is going to be the co-main event of UFC 242, which will be headlined by the Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Dustin Poirier match. Nevertheless, the Barboza vs Felder is all set to be a strong contender for the fight of the night as these two are among some of the best lightweight fighters while also being familiar foes!

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This will be the second time that Felder and Barboza clash and it will be interesting to see who wins the match this time, four years after their first match.

Barboza vs Felder: Tale of the Tape

Four years ago, Paul Felder was on an impressive 10-match winning streak. Heading into the Barboza vs Felder fight in 2015, it was expected that Felder’s streak would be extended to 11-0. However, that wasn’t to be as Edson Barboza emerged the winner, ending Felder’s undefeated run in the company. In 2019, it seems Felder might finally get his revenge.

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Barboza (20-7) vs Felder (16-4) will be a match where agility and strength will both play a major role. None of these men are into ground and pound style of fighting but both of them can land hard punches and kicks. Both of them have a very similar style and they know each other for years now. This dynamic will prove to be interesting when they finally fight.

Who is Expected to win at UFC 242?

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Currently, it appears that Paul Felder might just win their fight at UFC 242. Having won his last fight against James Vick, Felder is confident that he will finally be able to settle the score with long-time rival Edson Barboza. Stay tuned with us for more updates on Barboza vs Felder.