Correia (6-0) will face Julie Kedzie at UFC Fight Night 33; replacing the injured Alexandra Albu. Having signed with the UFC in September, Correia has wins over Juliete de Souza Silva and Erica Paes. She is training under the Pitbull Brothers of Bellator fame. The fight will be the first out of her native Brazil.
She will have her toughest opponent yet when she faces Kedzie (16-12) a nine year veteran of the sport, who is looking to snap a three fight losing streak.
The fight will air on Fox Sports 1 on December 6 in the U.S.