Two female Bantamweight’s are set to do battle as Lina Lansberg is set to take on Veronica Macedo at UFC Fight Night London at the o2 Arena March 18th. No main event has been confirmed by the UFC for the event so far.
Lina Lansberg first posted the news on her Instagram as seen below.
Lina Lansberg has a MMA record of (6-2) and a UFC record of (0-1). Lansberg has won 3 out of her last four fights. She has thought in top European promotions including Suprerior Challenge based out of Sweden and Cage Warriors based in the UK. Her latest fight was a TKO loss in round 2 to Cris Cyborg in the main event at UFC Fight Night 95 back in September of 2016.
Veronica Macedo has a MMA record of (5-1-1) and a UFC record of (0-1-1). Macedo has won two out of her last four fights and with one ending in a draw. Macedo’s latest fight was a TKO (elbows) loss in round 3 to Ashlee-Evans Smith at UFC Fight Night 93 back in the May of 2016.
Other bouts confirmed so far for this event are:
Light-Heavyweight Bout: Jimi Manuwa vs. Corey Anderson
Lightweight Bout: Joseph Duffy vs. Reza Madadi
Bantamweight Bout: Brad Pickett vs. Henry Briones
Welterweight Bout: Leon Edwards vs. Vicente Luque
Lightweight Bout: Marc Diakiese vs. Teemu Packalen
Middleweight Bout: Tom Breese vs. Oluwale Bamgbose
Middleweight Bout: Bradley Scott vs. Scott Askham
Lightweight Bout: Darren Stewart vs. Francimar Barroso
Bantamweight Bout: Lina Lansberg vs. Veronia Macedo
Heavyweight Bout: Daniel Omielanczuk vs. Timothy Johnson