UFC star Paige VanZant has announced that she is officially off the market and has a new boyfriend.
VanZant made the revelation during a recent appearance on The MMA Hour. She reveals she is dating a fellow professional MMA fighter who is also an undefeated welterweight prospect, his name is Austin Vanderford.
“I’m off the market. Sorry guys” VanZant said. “Breaking news, I am seeing somebody his name is Austin Vanderford and he’s also a professional MMA Fighter.”
VanZant is currently preparing for her move up to the flyweight division. She will make her 125-pound debut October 7th when she battles Jessica Eye at the UFC 216 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas. At strawweight, VanZant has taken out some of the toughest competitors in the world including Felice Herrig, Bec Rawlings and Alex Chambers.
The 23-year-old recently opened up about just how tough her recent weight cuts have been, detailing how she passed out during her preparations for last December’s main event fight against Michelle Waterson.
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