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UFC : Manon Fiorot vs. Katlyn Chookagian FIGHT OFF !

A key flyweight matchup between Katlyn Chookagian and Manon Fiorot that everyone has been waiting for will probably have to wait a little longer. CANCELLED !

The good news is that this match has now been moved to UFC 280. (RMC Sport first reported ) Our sources have confirmed that the reason for the cancellation is Fiorot's knee injury, which will prevent her from taking on Katlyn as originally scheduled, so their 125-pound clash at UFC 280 will be worth the wait, We hope Manon Fiort a fast and speedy recovery @FIGHT.TV

Fiorot, the former UAE Warriors titleholder (9-1, 4-0 UFC), is currently in the running for Valentina Shevchenko's flyweight crown. In her most recent Octagon appearances, she picked up back-to-back decisions after defeating Mayra Bueno Silva and Jennifer Maia at UFC Fight Night 195 and UFC on ESPN 33, respectively.

One-time UFC flyweight title contender Chookagian (18-4, 11-4 UFC) is also eyeing a second crack at the champion. The former Cage Fury Fighting Championship two-division titleholder has won four in a row. Most recently, she showed some great wrestling en route to a unanimous decision win over Maia at UFC on ESPN 32.

UFC 280 is headlined by a lightweight championship affair between former divisional kingpin Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev. In the co-main event, Aljamain Sterling puts his 135-pound title on the line against T.J. Dalasha.

UFC 280 Fight Card Update:

  • Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev for vacant lightweight title

  • UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling vs. TJ Dillashaw

  • Sean Brady vs. Belal Muhammad

  • Petr Yan vs. Sean O’Malley

  • Beneil Dariush vs. Mateusz Gamrot

  • Manon Fiorot vs. Katlyn Chookagia


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