3 fights added to UFC Denver card. The Iron Lady is back vs Pennington
On Saturday, November 10, the UFC returns to Colorada and will be headlined by Frankie Edgar vs Chan Sung Jung. Also on the card, we will see the return of The Iron Lady, Germaine de Randamie.
The UFC reported the news that de Randamie is (finally) back after an extended hiatus that dates back to February 2017.
“In a bantamweight clash pitting two of the best in the game against each other, former UFC featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie makes her return to 135 pounds to faces recent world title challenger – and Colorado’s own – Raquel Pennington.”
For de Randamie, this will be her first fight back after capturing featherweight gold against Holly Holm. As previously stated, she will drop down in weight and resume her career at bantamweight.
As for Pennington, this will be her first fight back since losing her title shot against Amanda Nunes this past May.
Also reported by the UFC, “Ashley Yoder takes on Amanda Cooper, and also at 115 pounds, recent Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series winner Maycee Barber makes her long-awaited UFC debut against Maia Stevenson.”