Jessica Penne vs. Juliana Lima Set for May

Lima
Lima
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Penne

Former InvictaFC atomweight champion Jessica Penne loos to continue her run in the UFC as she takes on Juliana Lima at UFC Fight Night 67 in Goiania, Brazil. Lima announced the fight on her instagram account Sunday.

Penne (12-2) made the semi-finals of the TUF 20 starwweight championship tournament losing to tournament winner Carla Esparza. Penne defeated Lisa Eliis and Aisling Daly on TUF 20.

Penne would defeat Randa Markos by split decision in what was a match of the year candidate in December.

Brazilian Lima (7-2) is coming off a win over Nina Ansaroff this past November. Her only losses are to the two world strawweight champions – UFC champ Joanna Jędrzejczyk and InvictaFC champ Katja Kankaanpaa.

The match will air on Fox Sports 1.

 

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