A women’s bantamweight match-up between Lauren Murphy and Katlyn Chookagian is expected to be added to UFC Fight Night 91, Combat Press is is reporting.
UFC Fight Night 91 will be held on July 13, 2016 at Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The event will be the first that the organisation has hosted in South Dakota.
Murphy (9-2 MMA) lost her first two UFC bouts via decision to Sara McMann (split) and Liz Carmouche (unanimous). However, Murphy rebounded nicely by winning an exciting third round TKO against Kelly Faszholz UFC Fight Night 83.
Chookagian (7-0 MMA) will be making her promotional debut in , meanwhile, will be making her promotional debut in South Dakota. Chookagian is the current CFFC flyweight champion and is coming off a first round KO win over Stephanie Bragayrac at CFFC 57 – Gaudinot vs. Honorio.
When this bout is added to the card officially, UFC Fight Night 91 will look like this:
Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Chiesa
John Lineker vs. Michael McDonald
Tim Boetsch vs. Josh Samman
Daniel Omielańczuk vs. Oleksiy Oliynyk
Louis Smolka vs. Ben Nguyen
Ryan Hall vs. Alex White
Kyle Noke vs. Keita Nakamura
Devin Clark vs. Alex Nicholson
Rani Yahya vs. Matthew Lopez
Scott Holtzman vs. Cody Pfister
Cortney Casey vs. Cristina Stanciu
Eric Spicely vs. Sam Alvey
Lauren Murphy vs. Katlyn Chookagian