Irene Aldana has a date and opponent for her return.
The UFC girls’s bantamweight title contender has been booked to tackle Macy Chiasson at UFC 279 on Sept. 10. The placement for the occasion has but to be introduced.
ESPN Deportes was first to report information of the matchup, which Chiasson subsequently verified on social media.
Aldana (13-6 MMA, 6-4 UFC) hasn’t fought since July 2021 when she defeated Yana Kunitskaya in a primary spherical TKO again at UFC 264. She was scheduled to return at UFC 273 in April, however was compelled to withdraw from the bout on account of harm. The Mexican is at the moment 3-1 in her previous 4 contests.
In the meantime, Chiasson (8-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC), winner of The Final Fighter 28, is coming off a break up choice win over Norma Dumont in Might at UFC 274. She’s additionally 3-1 in her previous for outings and has lately competed at girls’s featherweight, however will return to 135 kilos for the conflict with Aldana.