Yana Kunitskaya vs Lina Lansberg in the works for #UFC229

An exciting bantamweight bout is being targeted for UFC 229 in Las Vegas on October 6th.

Kimura.se unofficially reported the on Monday that the UFC is targeting a bantamweight battle between Yana Kunitskaya (10-4) and Lina Lansberg (8-3).

Kunitskaya, the former Invicta FC bantamweight champion, made her UFC debut in the late notice main event of UFC 222– challenging Cris Cyborg for the featherweight title. Unsucseful in doing so, Kunitskaya will look for a statement victory at 135-pounds.

Lansberg also made her UFC debut versus Cyborg in 2016— fighting at a catch weight of 140-pounds. Since the loss in her debut, Lansberg has alternated between wins and losses with a loss to Aspen Ladd and victories over Lucie Pudilova and Gina Mazany.


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