UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich hospitalised after Hawaii attack

UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich hospitalised after Hawaii attack

The UFC fighter is understood to have suffered significant injuries in the incident.

By John Balfe - 19 Nov 2018

Rachael Ostovich’s January date with with Paige VanZant on the ESPN +1 card from Brooklyn, New York, appears in jeopardy following reports that Ostovich, who fights in the UFC’s women’s flyweight division was hospitalised following a vicious assault in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Reports, which initially came from TMZ, state that she suffered a badly broken orbital bone in the incident.

The identity of the attacker is not yet known publicly but TMZ report that he or she is known to Ostovich.

A further update form TMZ stated that a felony domestic violence case had been opened but that no arrest has yet been made concerning the matter.

Ostovich currently has a 1-1 record in the UFC (4-4 overall) and was a participant in a season of The Ultimate Fighter.

The UFC have not yet comment on the incident.

 

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