Megan Anderson will look to make it two in a row when she subsequent competes in New York.
Officers introduced Tuesday through a press launch that Anderson will meet the debuting Felicia Spencer (6-Zero) at UFC Rochester on Could 18. The bout was first reported by information.com.au.
Anderson, a former Invicta FC featherweight champion, is coming off of her first UFC victory, although one which got here as the results of an unlucky eye harm to her opponent Cat Zingano. Barely a minute into their battle at UFC 232 final December, a excessive kick from Anderson grazed Zingano’s eye, leaving Zingano clutching at her face and forcing the referee to wave off the bout. That improved Anderson’s file to 1-1 within the UFC and 9-Three general.
The present Invicta champion at 145 kilos, Spencer will probably be leaving that title behind to affix the UFC roster. All of her professional bouts have taken place below the Invicta banner and all of have ended together with her seeing her hand raised. The 28-year-old Canadian grew to become champion with a fourth-round submission of Pam Sorenson in her most up-to-date outing final November.
UFC Rochester will probably be headlined by a welterweight bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee, and takes place at Blue Cross Enviornment in Rochester, N.Y. The primary card will air reside on the ESPN+ streaming service.
See the up to date card under (bout order to be decided):
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Kevin Lee
Aspen Ladd vs. Sijara Eubanks
Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Ian Heinisch
Megan Anderson vs. Felicia Spencer
Mike Trizano vs. Grant Dawson
Patrick Cummins vs. Ed Herman
Trevin Giles vs. Zak Cummings
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