Tate to replace injured Zingano as TUF coach opposite Rousey

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Last month Cat Zingano defeated Miesha Tate by referee stoppage in the third round. The victory not only earned her a shot at Ronda Rousey’s bantamweight title, but also the role as coach on the next season of the Ultimate Fighter opposite Rousey.

According to a tweet from UFC Tonight and unfortunately it looks as though a knee injury has forced Zingano to step down from both of those opportunities:

#BREAKING: @CatZingano has dropped out of TUF Season 18 due to knee injury. She’ll be replaced by @MieshaTate. Story developing…

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UFC President Dana White came on the Underground tonight as well to report that Zingano already had her knee surgery and was recovering:

From: dfw jr
Posted: 5/28/13 8:15 PM
Posts: 1474

Cat just got out she went to the best knee surgeon in the country. He said it went great. Phone Post

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