News Concerning UFC 289: Nunes vs Pena 3 Scheduled For June 10 In Vancouver, Canada
Jun. 6, 2023
Due to injury, Chris Daukaus has been removed from his light heavyweight bout with Khalil Rountree. As a result, this bout has been cancelled from this weekend’s card and will be rescheduled to UFC Fight Night: LUQUE vs DOS ANJOS on August 12.
Due to injury, Julianna Pena has been removed from her bantamweight championship main event with Amanda Nunes. Replacing Pena will be No. 5 ranked contender Irene Aldana. Aldana enters her first UFC title fight having won four of her last five fights, with three of those wins coming by knockout.
UFC 289: NUNES vs ALDANA takes place Saturday, June 10 from Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada.