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Rachael Ostovich vs. Paige VanZant Back On After Ostovich Gets Second Opinion

November 28, 2018 | Posted by Joseph Lee
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ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reports that the fight between Rachael Ostovich and Paige VanZant is back on for UFC on ESPN+1 after Ostovich got a second opinion about her injuries. As we previously reported, Ostovich was said to have a broken orbital bone after being assaulted by her husband Arnold Berdon. The event happens on January 19 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Ostovich’s manager Butler told MMA Junkie that while Ostovich does have the broken orbital bone, it’s “healing well and will be OK in time for the fight.” Both VanZant and Ostovich reacted to the news on Twitter: