The UFC Women’s Flyweight Champion Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko is returning to action in June. The UFC has confirmed that the champ will be taking on the #3 ranked flyweight contender Joanne “JoJo” Calderwood at UFC 251. The event will take place on June 6 in Perth, Australia. It is unclear if the fight will be the main event of the night, or the co-main event.
Here is official announcement via the UFC’s Twitter channel:
There are rumors that the newly crowned UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski will be competing on the card as well. He will most likely be fighting ex-champ Max Holloway in a rematch.
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