Top flyweight Katlyn Chookagian is looking for her first pro title. Standing in her way is an undefeated Brazilian.
Chookagian will take on Isabelly Varela for the CFFC initial flyweight title January 9th in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The match was announced Wednesday.
Chookagian (5-0) had finished in all but two of her pro fights and went undefeated as an amateur. She has wins over Invicta fighters Andrea lee, Gina Begley, and Sijara Eubanks.
Brazil’s Varela (7-0) will be fighting for the first time in the US, having defeated Mariana Leonardo dos Santos in September. She has four finishes to her credit.
The match will air on CBS Sports Net.