Shanna Young will step in on short-notice to fight Macy Chiasson at this Saturday’s UFC Rio Rancho event after Chiasson’s original opponent, Nicco Montano, was forced to withdraw due to injury.
Young (7-2-0) steps up on just five-days notice. The 28-year-old is an Invicta FC, King of the Cage and Valor Fighting Challenge veteran who is coming off an impressive unanimous decision victory over Maiju Suotama. She owns notable career victories over reigning Invicta FC featherweight champ Pam Sorenson and PFL lightweight Moriel Charneski.
UFC on ESPN+ 25 takes place this Saturday February 15, 2020, from Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States. The preliminary card featuring Chiasson vs. Young will be aired live on ESPN+ from 5pm EST.