Former Invicta FC fighters Jinh Yu Frey and Kay Hansen will get their first fight in the UFC on Saturday, as they’ve been added to the June 27th card. First reported by Nolan King of MMA Junkie, the fight will take place at strawweight.
Frey held the Invicta FC Atomweight Championship winning it in 2018 against Minna Grusander. She defended it once in a rematch. Her most recent fight was a win over Ashley Cummins, although Frey missed weight for the fight.
Hansen comes into this fight on a two-fight winning streak. Both coming from Invicta FC, Hansen has recent wins over Nicolle Caliari and Liana Pirosin.
The fight joins the preliminary card of UFC’s upcoming “Fight Night” card which is located at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The show is currently headlined by a five-round fight between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker. Here’s the full card thus far.
Bout 11: Dustin Poirier (25-6) vs. Dan Hooker (20-8) (Lightweight)
Bout 10: Mickey Gall (6-2) vs. Mike Perry (13-6) (Welterweight)
Bout 9: Kyle Daukaus (9-0) vs. Brendan Allen (14-3) (Middleweight)
Bout 8: Maurice Greene (8-4) vs. Gian Villante (17-11) (Heavyweight)
Bout 7: Luis Pena (8-2) vs. Khama Worthy (15-6) (Lightweight)
Bout 6: Tanner Boser (17-6-1) vs. Philipe Lins (14-4) (Heavyweight)
Bout 5: Sean Woodson (7-0) vs. Kyle Nelson (13-3) (Catchweight 150-lbs)
Bout 4: Mara Romero Borella (12-8) vs. Miranda Maverick (7-2) (Flyweight)
Bout 3: Takashi Sato (15-3) vs. Ramiz Brahimaj (8-2) (Welterweight)
Bout 2: Jinh Yu Frey (9-4) vs. Kay Hansen (6-3) (Strawweight)
Bout 1: Jordan Griffin (18-7) vs. Youssef Zalal (8-2) (Featherweight)