In it’s continuing efforts to expand their female divisions, RFA announced a pro female bout for their 14th event in April 11th in Cheyenne, WY April 11.
Jocelyn Lybarger will face Rosa Acevedo in an 120 pound catchweight bout, which will air on AXS TV.
InvictaFC vet Lybarger (2-1) is looking to reocver from her first pro loss last June. She has back to back wins to start her pro career. Lybarger had stated plans to possibly drop to 115.
Acevedo (1-0) won her pro debut a few weeks ago, getting an unanimous decision over Sharice Davids. Acevedo went 4-2 as an amateur with three finishes.
The bout will air as part of the main card of RFA 14 on AXS TV.
In other RFA news, the promotion signed their latest female talent in atomweight Kyra Batara.
The amateur standout went 4-1 in her amateur career, gaining the Tuff-n-uff 105 title. Batara is set to make her pro debut at BAMMA USA March 28th against Misha Nassiri before making her RFA debut sometime this summer.