Dana White: “Joanna Jedrzejczyk is begging us to let her fight Valentina Shevchenko tonight”

Following on from tonight’s revelation that Amanda Nunes has pulled out of tonight’s UFC 213 main event championship fight against Valentina Shevchenko, UFC president Dana White has confirmed that the strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzjedczyk has offered to step in on short notice.

It is highly unlikely that the commission will allow the fight to happen, however stranger things have happened. It’s a testament to Joanna’s loyalty to the organization that she is willing to save the day and fight on such short notice without a training camp.

Take a look at White’s post below:


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