Holly Holm vs. Megan Anderson slated for UFC 225

The downtrodden UFC featherweight division will get a major jolt later this spring.

Former bantamweight champion Holly Holm will take on Megan Anderson at UFC 225 on June 9 in Chicago, MMA Fighting confirmed Wednesday after the news was first reported by the Chicago Tribune. The bout will be contested at 145 pounds and very well could be a title eliminator with the winner facing champion Cris Cyborg.

Holm (11-4) fell against Cyborg at UFC 219 in December by unanimous decision. Despite the...

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