Kyung Ho Kang faces Rani Yahya at UFC Vegas 43
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.