After Ronda Rousey successfully defended her UFC women’s bantamweight title last Saturday at UFC 168 against Miesha Tate, it was announced that her next opponent would be Olympic silver medalist Sara McMann. This is unfortunate news for Cat Zingano, who was promised a title shot against the champion after her recovery from a knee injury.
McMann and Rousey will compete in the main event of UFC 170, which takes place Feb. 22. The card features a co-main event between Daniel Cormier and Rashad Evans, a lightweight match up between Gilbert Melendez and Khabib Nurmagomedov has also been announced for the card.
During the UFC 168 post-fight press conference, a poster for the upcoming card was shown. Check it out below.Cat Zingano, daniel cormier, Gilbert Melendez, Khabib Nurmagomedov, miesha tate, mma, MMA NEWS, Rashad Evans, Ronda Rousey, Sara McMann, ufc, ufc 170, ufc news