Sara McMann out vs. Sarah Kaufman at UFC Fight Night 27
The UFC is looking for a replacement after undefeated UFC women’s bantamweight Sara McMann withdrew from her fight with Sarah Kaufamn at UFC Fight Night 27.
McMann’s agent, Hector Castro of Empire Sports Marketing, was unable to go into detail as to why McMann withdrew from the bout, but did tell MMAWeekly that “she will be back in the cage soon.”
Potential replacements include Liz Carmouche, Alexis Davis (who lost to Kaufman in ’07 and ’12), Amanda Nunes, and Germane de Randamie.
The bout was scheduled to have taken place on the FOX Sports 1-televised main card.
UFC Fight Night 27
Bankers Life Fieldhouse
•Carlos Condit vs. Martin Kampmann
•Donald Cerrone vs. Rafael dos Anjos
•Kelvin Gastelum vs. Brian Melancon
•Sarah Kaufman vs. TBA
•Court McGee vs. Robert Whittaker
•Robert McDaniel vs. Brad Tavares
•Takeya Mizugaki vs. Erik Perez
•Justin Edwards vs. Brandon Thatch
•Darren Elkins vs. Hatsu Hioki
•James Head vs. Jason High
•Ben Alloway vs. Zak Cummings
•Papy Abedi vs. Dylan Andrews
•Roger Bowling vs. Abel Trujillo