UFC girls’s flyweights Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo have agreed to struggle on June 13 at UFC Battle Evening, sources informed ESPN’s Brett Okamoto on Saturday.

The bout would headline the occasion, sources mentioned, although a location was not instantly identified.

Eye (15-7, 1 NC) is coming off a unanimous resolution victory over Viviane Araujo at UFC 245 in December. It was her first struggle since she challenged for the flyweight title and suffered a devastating head-kick knockout to champion Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 238 final June.

Eye, who’s at the moment ESPN’s No. 8-ranked girls’s flyweight, has received 4 of her previous 5 fights.

Calvillo (8-1-1) returns to the Octagon after preventing to a majority draw with Marina Rodriguez in December. That bout was fought at a catchweight after Calvillo missed the contracted strawweight restrict.

Subsequent Saturday’s UFC card is anticipated to happen on the firm’s Apex facility in Las Vegas. The situation is topic to vary till Wednesday, when the Nevada State Athletic Fee is scheduled to formally vote on reopening the state to fight sports activities.

NSAC officers indefinitely suspended all fight sports activities in mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic.



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