Nina Ansaroff Signs to the UFC – Faces Juliana Lima in Debut


InvictaFC flyweight title contender Nina Ansaroff is the latest to sign to the UFC.

Ansaroff will drop to strawweight and make her promotional debut against fellow InvictaFC vet Juliana Lima at UFC Fight Night 56 in Uberlandia, Brazil November 8th.

Having come off a knockout win over Munah Holland, Ansaroff (6-3) has won five straight, all finishes. A long time training partner of UFC fighter Amanda Nunes, she is familiar with fighting in Brazil. Ansaroff also tried out for the Ultimate Fighter 20.

Lima (6-2) is coming off a decision loss to Joanna Jedrzejczyk in their UFC debuts. Her only other loss is to current InvictaFC champion Katja Kankaanpaa.

The match is expected to be on the preliminary card, which will air on Fox Sports 1 November 8.



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