UFC 276 failed.
During Saturday’s UFC Vegas 57 tournament on the air, it was announced that the fight between Lauren Murphy and Miesha Tate would no longer take place at UFC 276. The reason for the cancellation was not specified, nor was it officially announced whether the fight would take place. overbooked.
Murphy is back in action for the first time since Valentina Shevchenko stopped her in her first opportunity to fight for a world title at UFC 266 last September. Prior to this, the fighter, ranked 5th in the global MMA Fighting rankings, scored five victories in a row.
Tate, the former UFC bantamweight champion, is competing for the third time after returning from a nearly five-year hiatus. Cupcake scored a third-round stoppage victory over Marion Renaud in their comeback bout before losing a unanimous decision to Kathleen Vieira in the main event of UFC Vegas 43 in November.