HomeUFCAmanda Ribas vs. Angela Hill Agreed For Might 8 Battle Night time Card
Amanda Ribas vs. Angela Hill Agreed For Might 8 Battle Night time Card
April 5, 2021
A bout between two ranked strawweights is coming immediately your approach on Might 8 when Amanda Ribas (#10) faces Angela Hill (#12).
As initially reported by MMA Combating, Ribas and Hill shall be going at it in a battle that must be anticipated to carry the fireworks. Ribas and Hill each have an aggressive type, they usually have proven themselves to be versatile and athletic fighters who at all times purpose to ship. This card shall be headlined by former bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw making his return after a two-year USADA suspension to tackle Cory Sandhagen.
Amanda Ribas was one of many hottest rivals within the strawweight division heading into her UFC 257 battle towards Marina Rodriguez. Ribas was making good on her hype within the first spherical previous to getting TKOed by Rodriguez in spherical 2 in what was the second-biggest upset of the cardboard. The agony of defeat is one thing Ribas has not often skilled and can hope to not relive any time quickly. As a substitute, she’s going to purpose to configure a brand-new profitable streak starting on Might 8 when she meets Angela “Overkill” Hill.
Angela Hill is a seven-year veteran of the game who’s at all times trying to keep lively when it comes to contract signing in addition to the motion contained in the Octagon post-signing. After finishing 4 fights in 2020, Hill obtained proper again after it in 2021, beginning her yr with a W over Ashley Yoder final month on the UFC Battle Night time: Edwards vs. Muhammad card. Hill will purpose to make it two in a row and presumably crack the highest 10 of the strawweight division by defeating Ribas in Might.
With the addition of this strawweight contest, the up to date lineup for the Might 8 card is as follows: