Former Title Challenger Valerie Letourneau Cut By The UFC

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Valerie Letourneau has previously challenged for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Title, losing a decision to Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 193 in November 2015.

Letourneau made the announcement herself via Instagram:

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The #15 ranked strawweight earned a 3-3-0 record in the UFC (8-6-0 overall), defeating Elizabeth Phillips, Jessica Rakoczy and Maryna Moroz, while suffering defeats to Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Joanne Calderwood and Viviane Pereira.

Letourneau also competed in the first women’s flyweight division fight in UFC history, losing to Joanne Calderwood at UFC Fight Night 89. Her last fight in the promotion was a controversial decision loss to Viviane Pereira at UFC 206 this past December.

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