Previous bantamweight title challenger Bethe Correia has pulled out of a scheduled UFC Struggle Island 7 bout on January 16.
According to MMA Fighting, Correia will want to undertake operation to remove her appendix and therefore can no more time comprehensive.
The 37-calendar year-previous was scheduled to fight Yanan Wu on January 16 in what was touted as Correia’s “last dance” just after announcing strategies to retire from the activity earlier this year.
It has not been made obvious at this time if the UFC will request to uncover a substitution fighter to step up towards Yanan Wu (11-3-). Also identified as ‘Mulan’, Wu has misplaced two of her past a few soon after dropping decisions towards Mizuki Inoue and Gina Mazany, but successful a submission in opposition to Lauren Mueller.
Correia (11-5-1) has shed 3 of her very last 4 with the just one victory currently being a final decision more than Sijara Eubanks. The 37-year-aged has been competing for the UFC considering the fact that 2013 and owns noteworthy promotional wins around Jessica Eye, Shayna Baszler, Jessamyn Duke and Julie Kedzie.
UFC Battle Island 7 normally takes position on January 16, 2021, from the Flash Forum on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.