LAS VEGAS – At 22,  Marvin Vettori was the youngest fighter to step onto the cage at Saturday’s UFC 202. However, neither age nor the weight of carrying the underrepresented Italian flag seemed to faze the promotional newcomer. After submitting Brazilian jiu-jitsu expert Alberto Uda (9-2 MMA, 0-2 UFC) in the first round of their middleweight scrap, Vettori (11-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) brushed off any pressure that might come with his unique position. If anything, he welcomes the attention. “It’s awesome,” Vettori said

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After big UFC 202 win, Italy’s Marvin Vettori ‘happy to have a whole country behind me’ – MMA Junkie

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