A women’s bantamweight bout between former champion Holly Holm and former title challenger Bethe Correia has been signed to headline UFC Fight Night 111.
— UFC Canada (@UFC_CA) April 13, 2017
UFC Fight Night 111 will be held on June 17, 2017, at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore.
The event will be the second that the promotion has hosted in Singapore, following UFC Fight Night: Saffiedine vs. Lim which took place at the Marina Bay Sands in January 2014.
Holm, started her MMA career going 10-0, culminating in a UFC bantamweight title win over reigning queen Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia. Since the win, ‘The Preachers Daughter’ has gone 0-3 will a title defence loss to Meisha Tate at UFC 196, a unanimous decision loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 20 and a women’s featherweight title loss to Germaine de Randamie at UFC 208.
Correia halted a two-fight losing skid by earning a close split decision win over Jessica Eye at UFC 203 in Cleveland before contesting a majority draw with Marion at UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Gastelum last time out.
With this fight announcement, UFC Fight Night 111 now looks like this:
Holly Holm vs. Bethe Correia
Andrei Arlovski vs. Marcin Tybura
Kwan Ho Kwak vs. Russell Doane
Jon Tuck vs. Takanori Gomi
Justin Scoggins vs. Ulka Sasaki
Cyril Asker vs. Walt Harris
Tarec Saffiedine vs. Rafael dos Anjos
Naoki Inoue vs. Carls John de Tomas
Dong Hyun Kim vs. Colby Covington
Alex Caceres vs. Wang Guan