Mizuki Inoue drops to 115lbs, faces Tecia Torres at UFC Fight Night Columbus
Mizuki Inoue got her UFC career off to a winning start despite accepting a late notice bout in the flyweight division. She will drop down to 115lbs for her second fight in the octagon, against Tecia Torres at UFC Fight Night Columbus.
Inoue (14-5) beat Yanan Wu by split decision at UFC Shenzhen in August. The Invicta FC veteran has spent the majority of her career competing as a strawweight, although she has has had some issues making the 115lbs limit.
Torres (10-5) is a TUF alumni. She holds wins over Rose Namajunas and Michelle Waterson and has been in with former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and current title holder Weili Zhang.
The event is set for March 28th at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus. A heavyweight fight between Francis Ngannou and Jairzinho Rozenstruik headlines the card.