Cooper (3-5), who holds UFC wins over Anna Elmose and Angela Magana, will be part of the Phoenix Rising flyweight tournament in September. The company plans to announce more details and fighters shortly.
“ABC” made it to the TUF 23 strawweight final back in 2016 after defeating Mellony Geugjes, Jamie Moyle and Lanchana Green on the reality show, but lost to season winner Tatiana Suarez in the final. Cooper went 2-4 in her following UFC appearances.
The 27-year-old fighter competed once under the Invicta FC banner, suffering a second-round submission defeat to Aspen Ladd in her second professional MMA bout in 2015.