Undefeated Flyweight Casey O’Neill To Face Lara Procopio At June 19th UFC Card

Returning after a strong UFC debut early in the year, Casey O’Neill will face Lara Procopio at UFC’s June 19th event, per a report from Mike Heck and Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting.

The new flyweight bout joins a UFC card that does not have a location attached to it currently.

O’Neill, an undefeated prospect, won her UFC debut last month with a two-round performance against Shana Dobson. Her entrance into the promotion came after a five-fight run on the regional scene.

Procopio will also be returning after picking up her first UFC win. The Brazilian talent earned a victory on a card last month, defeating Molly McCann via unanimous decision.

Procopio’s previous bout, her UFC debut in 2019, saw her lose a split decision to Karol Rosa. The bout was her first pro loss.

UFC’s June 19th card is without a main event at the moment. Here are the fights that have been scheduled for the card so far.

Bout 6: Dhiego Lima (15-8) vs. Matt Brown (22-18) (Welterweight)

Bout 5: Virna Jandiroba (16-2) vs. Kanako Murata (12-1) (Strawweight)

Bout 4: Josh Parisian (13-4) vs. Roque Martinez (15-7-2) (Heavyweight)

Bout 3: Wellington Turman (16-4) vs. Bruno Silva (19-6) (Middleweight)

Bout 2: Julian Erosa (25-8) vs. Seung Woo Choi (9-3) (Featherweight)

Bout 1: Lara Procopio (7-1) vs. Casey O’Neill (6-0) (Flyweight)

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