Aspen Ladd is able to make her return to the octagon.
The UFC ladies’s bantamweight contender is focusing on her comeback from damage for July 24 towards “The Final Fighter 28” winner Macy Chiasson at UFC Combat Night time. MMA Junkie confirmed the information Tuesday with an individual near the scenario who requested to stay nameless because the UFC has but to make an announcement.
UFC broadcast accomplice ESPN first reported the reserving.
Ladd (9-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) is coming off a torn ACL that put her out of motion for greater than a 12 months. The 26-year-old hasn’t competed since December 2019 when she stopped Yana Kunitskaya by third-round TKO. Previous to that, Ladd had suffered her first skilled defeat to former UFC champion Germaine de Randamie.
In the meantime, Chiasson (7-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) not too long ago competed, outpointing veteran Marion Reneau final month at UFC on ESPN 21. Chiasson is at present on a two-fight successful streak, bouncing again from her first professional loss in 2019 to Lina Lansberg.