As 1st claimed by Combate, a flyweight contest involving Roxanne Modafferi and Taila Santos has been established for the future UFC Fight Night occasion on May well 8.
Modafferi (25-18-) will be wanting to rebound from a unanimous selection reduction to Viviane Araujo at a UFC Battle Evening occasion this past January. The 38-12 months-aged has picked up a range of notable victories since her most up-to-date run with the UFC which include over Andrea Lee, Maycee Barber, Antonina Shevchenko and Barb Honchak. Also recognised as ‘The Delighted Warrior’, Modafferi is a verteran of the activity who has been competing as a specialist because the year 2002.
Santos (17-1-) appears to construct off an amazing two-combat gain streak next choice victories around Gillian Robertson and Molly McCann. The 27-calendar year-aged has finished 10 of her seventeen vocation wins by way of stoppages, with her sole reduction coming in her UFC debut against Mara Romero Borella again in February 2019.
UFC Fight Evening 191 requires area on Might 8, 2021. The place of the function has however to be declared.