Nicco Montaño’s team releases statement

The UFC officially announced Nicco Montaño was taken to hospital prior to the official weigh-ins

 

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“As a precautionary measure, UFC flyweight Nicco Montaño was transported to a medical facility Friday morning due to health concerns. The scheduled championship bout between Montaño & Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 228 has been cancelled.”

 

now after a few hours we have finally heard from her camp. Steve Hanna talking to MMAFight.com

 

She will be fine in a few days. The UFC medical team was called in to evaluate her this morning during the process of her weight cut. They determined that she had to cease cutting weight and be transported to and treated at the local hospital for issues regarding her kidney function.”