Michelle Waterson vs Angela Hill will now headline UFC Las Vegas 10 on September 12th, 2020. In accordance to a report from MMA Preventing, Hill vs Waterson will now be a 5-round key event fight.
The original major function for the card was Glover Teixeira vs Thiago Santos. That fight was postponed, nevertheless, soon after Teixeira analyzed constructive for COVID-19. Santos vs Teixeira will now choose area on Oct 3rd on the undercard for Holly Holm vs Irene Aldana.
Other fights scheduled for September 12 involve Roxanne Modafferi vs Andrea Lee, and Ottman Azaitar vs Khama Worthy.
Waterson comes into the fight rated #8 in the UFC strawweight division. She’s shed her last two fights. In May well, Waterson dropped a split-choice to Carla Esparza at UFC 249. In her former fight, she dropped a decision to Joanna Jędrzejczyk in October.
Hill is at this time rated #13 in the division. She dropped a split-conclusion loss to Claudia Gadelha in her final struggle again in May. Beforehand, she experienced been on a 3-fight acquire streak courting back again to her reduction to Yan Xiaonan at UFC 238. Hill defeated Loma Lookboonmee, Hanna Cifers, and Ariane Camelossi in the course of that operate.