Robert Drysdale Out; Ednaldo Oliveira vs Francimar Barroso Set for UFC 163

Ednaldo Oliveira

  • 13-1-1 MMA / 0-1 UFC Record
  • Won 9 of Last 10 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Joaquim Ferreira, Edson Franca

Francimar Barroso

 

Francimar Barroso

  • 15-3 MMA / UFC Debut
  • 3 Fight Win Streak
  • Notable Wins:

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UFC 163

August 3rd, 2013

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

HSBC Arena

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Ednaldo Oliveira drops to the light heavyweight division following a first round submission defeat to Gabriel Gonzaga in his debut at UFC 142. The loss was his first in his career and ended a nine-fight win streak, which earned him a spot on the UFC roster.

Francimar Barroso gets a shot in the UFC, following twelve wins in thirteen fights streak, dating back to June of 2008. In fifteen career victories, fourteen have come by way of stoppages (8 TKO, 6 submission. Most recently, Barroso submitted Simao Melo da Silva in the second round at a WOCS event in Brazil.

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