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A pivotal women's strawweight bout between rising star Paige VanZant and Alex Chambers is targeted for September's UFC 191 pay-per-view card.
reported the matchup initially on Tuesday, however FOX Sports
confirmed that the bout was targeted for UFC 191.
VanZant (5-1) is 2-0 in the UFC after not being allowed to compete on The Ultimate Fighter 20
due to being 20-years old at the time. In her promotional debut, she stopped Kailin Curran and is most recently coming off a dominant decision over Felice Herrig.
Chambers (5-2) lost her debut at the TUF 20 Finale, as she was submitted by Aisling Daly in the first round. However, she rebounded successfully with a stoppage over the aforementioned Curran.
The card placement for the bout is unknown at this time.
UFC 191 takes place live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sept. 5.