Miranda Granger Returns Against Cory McKenna at August 6 UFC Fight Night

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Cory McKenna UFCCory McKenna, UFC London Official Weigh-In Credit: Jay Anderson/Cageside Press

Two UFC strawweights volition look to get backmost into the triumph file successful August.

James Lynch was archetypal to study the quality that Miranda Granger volition instrumentality from a two-year layoff against Cory McKenna connected August 6, astatine a yet-to-be-announced UFC event. A root acquainted with the concern confirmed the strawweight match-up to Cageside Press connected Thursday.

Granger (7-2) has been retired of enactment since her unanimous determination nonaccomplishment to Ashley Yoder astatine UFC Fight Night: Felder vs. dos Anjos successful November of 2020. Prior to that, she was submitted by Amanda Lemos successful South Korea. “Danger” handed Hannah Goldy her archetypal nonrecreational nonaccomplishment successful her UFC debut. The 30-year-old volition astir apt beryllium warring for her occupation successful August.

McKenna (6-2) had her instrumentality to enactment spoiled successful March erstwhile Elise Reed defeated her via divided determination astatine UFC London. “Poppins” was connected the sidelines with a breached ankle for each of 2021. McKenna was victorious successful her UFC debut erstwhile she defeated Kay Hansen, and earlier that, she won a declaration connected Dana White’s Contender Series by defeating Vanessa Demopoulos.

The UFC’s August 6, 2022 lawsuit does not yet person an authoritative location, venue, oregon broadcast program announced. The lone different combat that has been reported is the five-round main lawsuit betwixt Jamahal Hill vs. Thiago Santos.