A women’s bantamweight bout has been added to UFC on FOX 8 on July 27th in Seattle as Julie Kedzie will meet Germaine de Randamie.
UFC officials confirmed the fight on Wednesday and it’s unknown where the fight will be placed on the card.
UFC on FOX 8 takes place on July 27th from KeyArena in Seattle and the UFC has not announced the main event or when tickets will go on sale at this time.
Kedzie (16-11) is a former Strikeforce fighter and has been fighting professionally since 2004. Her last fight came in August of last year and was defeated by former Strikeforce champion Miesha Tate by armbar in the third round.
De Randamie (3-2) is also a former Strikeforce fighter and she won two of her three fights in the organization. Her only lost in Strikeforce came against Julia Budd by decision in 2011, which was a featherweight bout.
The current UFC on FOX 8 card is below:
Rory MacDonald (14-1) vs. Jake Ellenberger (29-6)
Tarec Saffiedine (14-3) vs. Robbie Lawlor (20-9, 1NC)
Danny Castillo (15-5) vs. Bobby Green (20-5)
Julie Kedzie (12-11) vs. Germaine de Randamie (3-2)
Melvin Guillard (30-12-2, 1NC) vs. Mac Danzig (21-10-1)