Angela Hill vs. Ashley Yoder 2 postponed due to COVID-19 protocols, moved to UFC Vegas 21

Angela Hill and Ashley Yoder | Zuffa LLCThe rematch between Angela Hill and Ashley Yoder will have to wait. The UFC announced Saturday that a scheduled strawweight bout between Hill and Yoder at UFC Vegas 20 has officially been postponed “due to COVID-19 protocols.” Hill and Yoder have been rescheduled to compete on March 13 at a UFC Vegas 21. According to a video posted by Yoder to Instagram, in which she also apologizes to Hill and her team, one of Yoder’s cornermen tested positive for COVID-19. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ashley Yoder (@spidermonkeyyoda) In their first meeting at The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale in July 2017, Hill defeated Yoder by unanimous decision. Hill vs. Yoder was to take place on the UFC Vegas 20 main card at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. It’s not yet known if another fight will be elevated from the preliminaries to take the spot. The card will proceed with nine bouts. See the updated lineup below (preliminary start time may change): Main card (ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET) Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Ciryl Gane Nikita Krylov vs. Magomed Ankalaev Montana De La Rosa vs. Mayra Bueno Silva Pedro Munhoz vs. Jimmie Rivera Alex Caceres vs. Kevin Croom Prelims (ESPN+ at 6 p.m. ET) Alexander Hernandez vs. Thiago Moises Alexis Davis vs. Sabina Mazo Vince Cachero vs. Ronnie Lawrence Dustin Jacoby vs. Maxim Grishin

Angela Hill vs. Ashley Yoder 2 postponed due to COVID-19 protocols, moved to UFC Vegas 21
Angela Hill and Ashley Yoder | Zuffa LLC

The rematch between Angela Hill and Ashley Yoder will have to wait.

The UFC announced Saturday that a scheduled strawweight bout between Hill and Yoder at UFC Vegas 20 has officially been postponed “due to COVID-19 protocols.” Hill and Yoder have been rescheduled to compete on March 13 at a UFC Vegas 21.

According to a video posted by Yoder to Instagram, in which she also apologizes to Hill and her team, one of Yoder’s cornermen tested positive for COVID-19.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Ashley Yoder (@spidermonkeyyoda)

In their first meeting at The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale in July 2017, Hill defeated Yoder by unanimous decision.

Hill vs. Yoder was to take place on the UFC Vegas 20 main card at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. It’s not yet known if another fight will be elevated from the preliminaries to take the spot. The card will proceed with nine bouts.

See the updated lineup below (preliminary start time may change):

Main card ( at 8 p.m. ET)

Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Ciryl Gane

Nikita Krylov vs. Magomed Ankalaev

Montana De La Rosa vs. Mayra Bueno Silva

Pedro Munhoz vs. Jimmie Rivera

Alex Caceres vs. Kevin Croom

Prelims ( at 6 p.m. ET)

Alexander Hernandez vs. Thiago Moises

Alexis Davis vs. Sabina Mazo

Vince Cachero vs. Ronnie Lawrence

Dustin Jacoby vs. Maxim Grishin

Source : MMA Fighting More