Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC), The World’s Fastest Growing Sport, has announced the signing of former UFC Star Rachael Ostovich to a multi-fight deal. The 30-year old, strikingly attractive Ostovich of Hawaii has competed at the top levels of MMA including UFC, The Ultimate Fighter and Invicta FC.
The announcement by Dave Feldman, President of BKFC, comes amidst a flurry of recent signings by the fast-rising promotional company including female MMA stars Pearl Gonzalez and Ekaterina Makarova.
Said Feldman, "We always are looking to sign fighters that can move the needle and fight, and that is exactly what Rachael brings to the table. I am looking forward to her debut in July. I know she is training hard and working on her boxing every day and we expect very big things from Rachael.”
“I am so excited to fight in the fastest growing sport in the world, “said Ostovich. “I'm looking forward to my debut in July. I have seen and heard great things about BKFC, and am very happy to be a part of the team. Can't wait to announce the opponent! "
Ostovich and BKFC Superstar Paige VanZant battled on January 19, 2019 at UFC Fight Night in Brooklyn, NY with Ostovich long targeting a rematch to avenge her loss.
BKFC returns this Friday night, April 30 with BKFC-17 from the Boutwell Auditorium in Birmingham, AL and live on the BKTV APP, (9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT) in addition to globally on FITE PPV.