Per a breaking report by The MMA Kings (@mma_kings) and Combate journalist (@raphamarinho) via Twitter, an exciting flyweight bout between Katlyn Chookagian and Mara Romero Borella is in the works for UFC Fight Night in Charlotte, North Carolina, on January 27th.
Borella (12-4) made her UFC debut on short notice at UFC 216 last month, submitting Kalindra Faria in the very first round. The fight marked the second UFC women’s flyweight fight in the UFC. The Italian product is currently riding a four-fight win streak.
Chookagian (9-1) has fought all of her UFC fights in the bantamweight division. Prior to entering the UFC, Chookagian competed as a flyweight in multiple promotions. She was last seen in action in April of this year, taking a split-decision from Irene Aldana.
Who are you rooting for in this match up?