UFC Books Almeida vs. Lima; Moras vs. Andrade

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The UFC has been busy Tuesday announcing two more bouts in the women’s divisions.

With Jessica Penne being brought in to face champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Juliana Lima was left without an opponent for UFC Fight Night 67 in Goiânia, Brasil on May 30th. The promotion has signed undefeated Ericka Almeida to fill that spot.

Almeida  (7-0) is the Jungle Fight’s strawweight champion, and was signed to Invicta bu had yet to be her debut there. All of her wins were within 2 rounds, with six subs to her credit.

Lima (7-2) is coming off a decision win over Nina Ansaroff in Brazil. Her only losses are to Jedrzejczyk and former Invicta champion Katja Kankaanpaa. She has yet to be finished.

The fight will air most likely air on Fox Sports 1 May 30th.


After a year of waiting, Sarah Moras has finally got her second match in the UFC.

Moras will take on Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night in San Diego July 15th. Currently 4-1 as a pro, she won her UFC debut against Alexis Dufresne. She would make it to the semi-finals of TUF 18, losing to Juliana Pena.

Andrade (12-4) has won three straight before losing to Marion Reneau in February. She is a five fight veterain of the UFC.

The match will most likely air on Fox Sports 1.



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