This Saturday’s UFC 231 event features an exciting flyweight bout on the preliminary card when top contender Katlyn Chookagian takes on Jessica Eye.
Chookagian (11-1) is undefeated at 125-pounds and is currently on a three-fight win streak with the UFC after defeating Irene Aldana, Mara Romero Borella and Alexis Davis. The 29-year-old is considered by most to be one of the best flyweight fighters in the world, she owns victories over the likes of Lauren Murphy, Sijara Eubanks, Melinda Fabian and many more. The ‘Blonde Fighter’ is currently ranked number-two in the WMMA World Rankings and number-three in the UFC’s media generated contender rankings.
Eye (13-6, 1 NC) is also undefeated when competing as a flyweight, with all her career losses taking place at bantamweight. Since moving back down to 125-pounds, Eye has picked up wins over Kalindra Faria and Jessica-Rose Clark. The ‘Evil’ one is currently ranked number-ten in the WMMA World Rankings and number-nine in the UFC’s media generated contender rankings.
UFC 231 takes place this Saturday December 8 from the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The preliminary card featuring Chookagian vs. Eye will be aired live on Fox Sports 1 from 8pm EST.