The fight between Kyung Ho Kang and Rani Yahya has been rebooked for UFC Vegas 43. They were originally booked to face off in July but the Brazilian contracted Covid-19.
Kang (17-8) has also been out of action since UFC Busan in 2019. But he is on a three fight winning streak, his best run of results since signing for the UFC in 2013.
Yahya (27-10-1) fought several times for K-1 Heroes before signing with the UFC in 2011. He is coming off a submission win over Ray Rodriguez at UFC Vegas 21.
The card will be headlined by a bantamweight bout between Miesha Tate and Ketlen Vieira. The former 135lbs champion made a successful comeback this year after a five year absence.
Tate (19-7) has fought on some of the UFC’s biggest cards. The former Strikeforce bantamweight champion was a big draw back in the day and will be looking to get back onto some of the promotion’s pay per view events.
Vieira (11-2) has lost to out of her last three and this will be the biggest fight of the Brazilian’s career so far. The card will also feature Qileng Aori and Loma Lookboonmee.
UFC Vegas 43, Las Vegas, November 20th
Ketlen Vieira vs. Miesha Tate (Bantamweight)
Joanne Calderwood vs. Alexa Grasso (Flyweight)
Michael Chiesa vs. Sean Brady (Welterweight)
Adrian Yanez vs. Davey Grant (Bantamweight)
Cody Durden vs. Qileng Aori (Flyweight)
Cheyanne Buys vs. Loma Lookboonmee (Strawweight)
Terrance McKinney vs. Fares Ziam (Lightweight)
Rafa García vs. Natan Levy (Lightweight)
Azamat Murzakanov vs. Marcin Prachnio (Light heavyweight)
Pat Sabatini vs. Gavin Tucker (Featherweight)
Augusto Sakai vs.Tai Tuivasa (Heavyweight)
Denys Bondar vs. Malcolm Gordon (Flyweight)
Jessica Penne vs. Luana Pinheiro (Strawweight)
Rani Yahya vs. Kyung Ho Kang (Bantamweight)