With the flyweight season of The Ultimate Fighter wrapping up, exciting flyweight bouts continue to be added to the finale show on Friday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Adding to previously reported bouts, DeAnna Bennet will take on Melinda Fabian.DeAnna “The Argentine Assassin” Bennet (8-3) competed on Team Alvarez and was the number four ranked seed. Bennet picked up a first-round TKO over Karine Gevorgyan to advance to the quarterfinals. In the quarterfinal bout, Bennet was eliminated from the bracket when she was knocked out by friend and training partner, Sijara Eubanks. The majority of Bennet’s pro career has been spent in Invicta, at one point challenging for the strawweight title. Bennet has competed in three different weight classes throughout her career but seems to have made a permanent home at 125.
Melinda Fabian (4-3-1) also competed on Team Alvarez where she was the number seven ranked fighter. Fabian comes from Budapest, Hungary. Two losses on her record come from current UFC fighers, Katlyn Chookagian and Lucie Pudilova. All four of the Hungarian fighter’s professional victories come by way of submission.
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