Miranda Maverick vs. Shanna More youthful yanked from UFC 278 lineup

Miranda Maverick vs. Shanna More youthful yanked from UFC 278 lineup

UFC 278 is down a fight.

A women’s flyweight matchup between Miranda Maverick and Shanna More youthful didn’t even get earlier the weigh-ins on Friday as a result of smartly being complications for More youthful.

“Welp…fight is off guys,” Maverick discussed on Instagram. “Shanna More youthful is inside the well being middle from illness (assuming from weight decrease) and I would like her an entire and speedy recovery. We’ve been ready, super in a position, and stepped ahead the sort of lot for this camp. I made weight already (within a lb to flow off thru morning). I’m hoping to nevertheless watch some in fact superb fights on Saturday and get once more inside the cage as soon as conceivable. Thank you for the improve and because of my team who has invested in me and the people who were given right here out for this fight.”

MMA Preventing later confirmed that More youthful professional problems along with her weight reducing that resulted in her hospitalization.

Maverick (10-4) is coming off a win over Sabina Mazo in March, completing a two-fight losing kid. This fight used to be as soon as as a result of be the final on her provide UFC deal. More youthful (8-4) stopped Gina Mazany in April to moreover snap a two-fight losing streak.

UFC 278 is headlined thru a welterweight establish fight between champion Kamaru Usman and challenger Leon Edwards. With More youthful vs. Maverick off the card, the preliminary card get began time is now 6:30 PM ET/3:30 PM PT, with A.J. Fletcher vs. Ange Loosa moved up to the televised prelims.

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