Nicco Montano hospitalized, out of UFC 228 title fight

Friday, September 07, 2018

UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano’s first title defense has been canceled after she was hospital in Dallas prior to the UFC 228 weigh-ins. The news was broken by ESPN.

The UFC could have tried to make an interim title fight vs. one of the four 115-pound fighters (Karolina Kowalkiewicz, Jessica Andrade, Carla Esparza, or Tatiana Suarez), but has officially canceled the bout.