Ham’s planned opponent, Bec Rawlings (5-4 MMA), will now meet Lisa Ellis (15-9 MMA) at the May event.
Bec Rawlings will be looking to earn her first UFC victory when she faces off with Ellis next month. The Australian born fighter, Rawlings, is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Heather Clark, which she suffered in her octagon debut at the TUF 20 Finale event in Las Vegas.
Meanwhile, Lisa Ellis will also be looking to rebound at next month’s UFC event in Australia, as she is coming off a submission loss to Felice Herrig which she suffered in her octagon debut this past December.
UFC Fight Night 65 takes place May 10 live from the Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. The entire event is set to air on UFC Fight Pass.
Here is the new UFC Fight Night 65 lineup:
MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 11 p.m. ET)
Mark Hunt vs. Stipe Miocic
Brad Tavares vs. Robert Whittaker
Sean O’Connell vs. Anthony Perosh
Jake Matthews vs. James Vick
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Night, 7:45 p.m. ET)
Hatsu Hioki vs. Daniel Hooker
Kyle Noke vs. Jonavin Webb
Sam Alvey vs. Daniel Kelly
Lisa Ellis vs. Bec Rawlings
Dylan Andrews vs. Brad Scott
Alex Chambers vs. Kailin Curran
Vik Grujic vs. Brendan O’Reilly
Ben Nguyen vs. Alptekin Ozkilic
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