NEW YORK (August 20, 2021) -TONIGHT! at the Sycuan Casino Resort in El Cajon, California, Split-T Management’s Kali Reis will make the first defense of her WBA Super Lightweight world title when she takes on Diana Prazak in the headline bout of a UFC Fight Pass streamed card (11 PM ET / 8 PM PT).
Reis of Providence, Rhode Island, has a record 17-7-1 with five knockouts.
Reis, who is managed by Brian Cohen, won the title on November 6, 2020, with an exciting 10-round unanimous decision over Kandi Wyatt in Saint Petersburg, Florida.
Reis, who is also a former WBC Middleweight world champion has wins over Maricela Cornejo (4-1) and Patricia Juarez (4-1).
Prazak of Melbourne, Australia has a record of 14-3 with nine knockouts, won the WBA Super Featherweight title with an 8th round stoppage over Frida Wallberg on June 14, 2013 in Sweden. She defended the title once with a 5th round stoppage over Shannon O’Connell (8-2). Prazak also has wins over Siriphon Chanbuala (10-0-1) and Fatuma Zarika (23-5-1). Prazak is coming off a unanimous decision over Milagros Gabriela Diaz on March 13th in Tijuana, Mexico.
At Thursday’s weigh-in, Reis weighed 139.2 lbs. Prazak was 138.2 lbs.
Reis is promoted by Dibella Entertainment.
Photo: Paul Gallegos/DiBella Entertainment