Olympian Sara McMann Prepares for Bangor UFC Bout [VIDEO]
Olympic silver medalist Sara McMann (7-1) will take on undefeated (8-0) Lauren Murphy in the only women’s bout at Fight Night Bangor at the Cross Insurance Center on Sat., Aug. 16.
In the video above, McMann talks about her wrestling background and how it’s prepared her for the octagon.
McMann’s only loss came in February to UFC champion Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 170 in Las Vegas.
McMann and Murphy will square off in the third of 10 fights scheduled for the Bangor event.
The main event will feature a light heavyweight bout between Ryan Bader (17-4) and Ovince St. Preux (16-5).
Lincolnville native Tim Boetsch (17-7) will be featured in the eighth fight of the night against Brad Tavares (12-2.)
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