UFC introduces straw category!

UFCHIGHLIGHTED 17.06.2014 16:44h Author:

Claudia Gadelha

The UFC has already announced that the next season of The Ultimate Fighter will be significant for women’s MMA because it will include the title fight in the straw category.

The novelty is that this category is to start before the new season. The first fight will be held on 16 July at UFC Fight Night headlined by Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller.

Claudia Gadelha and Tina Lahdemaki accepted the fight which should soon be officially confirmed.

Gadelha from Brazil currently has 11 wins in as many fights while Tina Lahdemaki from Finland has a score of  5-0.