The fight was originally scheduled for UFC 258, but a non-COVID
related illness” forced Robertson to
withdraw on the day of the event. Both fighters confirmed the
new booking on social media following an initial report by
Robertson went 2-1 during three Octagon appearances in 2020. After
Casey by submission at UFC on ESPN 11 and outpointing Poliana
Botelho at UFC Fight Night 180, “The Savage” dropped a
unanimous verdict to Taila
Santos in her last outing at UFC Fight Night 183 on Dec. 19.
Robertson is 6-3 during her promotional tenure and 9-5 as a
Maverick is currently on a four-bout winning streak, including a
TKO of Liana Jojua
in her Octagon debut at UFC 254.The 23-year-old went 6-2 in Invicta
FC prior to signing with the Las Vegas-based promotion.