BREAKING NEWS: Joanne Calderwood Injured, Paige Van Zant Gets A New Opponent for UFN 81 Main Event

Last night on the Stud Show Radio, Justin Buchholz confirmed the news. Joanne Calderwood has an undisclosed injury and has been forced out of the main event of Ultimate Fight Night 81 in December. Former women’s strawweight title challenger Rose Namajunas has decided to take the step up on short notice to face Paige Van Zant in the main event.  “Thug Rose” just won her first UFC bout with a rear naked choke submission victory over Angela Hill.

UFC Fight Night 80 takes place at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas on Dec. 10.