Rachael Ostovich will still fight Paige VanZant after husband ‘assaulted UFC star’

UFC star Rachael Ostovich will still fight Paige VanZant on January 19 despite allegedly being assaulted by her husband.

SunSport recently reported how the 27-year-old was reportedly rushed to hospital on Monday after being attacked by "someone close to her" in Hawaii.

 Rachael Ostovich will go ahead with her next fight on January 19

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FIGHT STILL ON!!!!! I couldn’t be more grateful to @rachaelostovich Yes we are going to war with each other in the cage, but I stand by her side with her ongoing battle at home. Let’s put on a fight and show these people how strong we are. #GirlPower #UFC

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TMZ claims that Arnold Berdon, also an MMA fighter, was picked up after allegedly breaking his wife’s face.

The UFC star is understood to have suffered a broken eye socket along with other injuries.

But VanZant posted a fight poster on her Instagram account for the event that will take place at the Barclays Center in January.

She captioned it: "Fight still on!!!!! I couldn’t be more grateful to @rachaelostovich.

 Paige VanZant has shown her support for the woman she will face in the octagon, Rachael Ostovich

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Happiest place on earth, okurrrrrr! ????? #RuRosParents #disneyland

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??Missin those summer days…..?????

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"Yes we are going to war with each other in the cage, but I stand by her side with her ongoing battle at home.

"Let’s put on a fight and show these people how strong we are. #GirlPower #UFC."

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I want one of these swing things in my house. ✨

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Ostovich has allegedly filed a restraining order against Berdon.

According to TMZ, Ostovich's order has been granted and will stay in effect until May 18, 2019.

It is also reported that the police have opened a felony domestic violence investigation, but have not named the suspect.

TMZ claim that Arnold is looking for a lawyer to defend him against allegations that he attacked his wife.

Ostovich has been married to the fighter since 2016 and they have a daughter together, called Ruby Rose.

UFC star Rachael Ostovich will still fight Paige VanZant on January 19 despite allegedly being assaulted by her husband.