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Paige VanZant on main card at tonight's UFC 191

Paige VanZant is the new face of MMA fighting

Paige VanZant, who has the petite build of a gymnast and the shimmery hair of a surfer, is among 57 female fighters on the UFC’s roster. As a member of the Strawweight division, which features fighters of 115 pounds or less, she has lost only one
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Paige VanZant, who has the petite build of a gymnast and the shimmery hair of a surfer, is among 57 female fighters on the UFC’s roster. As a member of the Strawweight division, which features fighters of 115 pounds or less, she has lost only one

Paige VanZant, who trains with Sacramento’s Team Alpha Male, will be featured on the main card during Saturday’s UFC 191 show in Las Vegas.

VanZant (5-1), the seventh-ranked strawweight, will fight Alex Chambers (40-2) of Australia on the pay-per-view card that begins at 7 p.m.

In her last bout, VanZant, 21, scored a unanimous decision over Felice Herrig during UFC Fight Night in Newark, J.J., on April 18.

In the UFC 191 headline bout, Demetrious Johnson defends his flyweight title against John Dodson. Johnson (21-2-1) has been champion for three years and has beaten eight challengers.

In their first bout, on the UFC on Fox 6 card in 2013, Johnson beat Dodson (18-6) by decision.

Paige VanZant, who has the petite build of a gymnast and the shimmery hair of a surfer, is among 57 female fighters on the UFC’s roster. As a member of the Strawweight division, which features fighters of 115 pounds or less, she has lost only one

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