Two past title challengers in the UFC’s strawweight division will meet in Brazil, as Claudia Gadelha takes on Karolina Kowalkiewicz.
Set for June 4 from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the event features Max Holloway and Jose Aldo facing off to crown the unified featherweight champion.
Gadelha (14-2) got herself back on track with a win over Cortney Casey after a loss to Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the title last year. Her only two career defeats have come at the hands of Jedrzejczyk.
Kowalkiewicz (10-1) suffered the same fate as the Brazilian when she was defeated by the UFC champion last year.
Below is the current fight card:
UFC Featherweight Championship
Jose Aldo (c) vs. Max Holloway (ic)
Strawweight: Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz