Larissa Pacheco vs. Germanine de Randamie booked for UFC 185

A women’s bantamweight bout has been added to UFC 185 as Larissa Pacheco will meet Germanine de Randamie on the preliminary card.UFC 185

UFC officials announced the fight booking on Wednesday.

UFC 185 will come from the American Airlines Center on March 14th and will be headlined by Anthony Pettis defending the UFC lightweight title against Rafael dos Anjos.

Pacheco (10-1) made her UFC debut in September and was submitted by Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night 51. Before signing with the UFC, she had won all of her fights by stoppage and six of them came by submission. Randamie (4-3) won her UFC debut in 2013 against Julie Kedzie and lost her next fight in the promotion against Amanda Nunes. The fight against Nunes came in late 2013 and this will be her first fight since that defeat.

The current UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos fight card is below.

Anthony Pettis (18-2) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (23-7)
Carla Esparza (10-2) vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8-0)
Roy Nelson (20-10) vs. Alistair Overeem (38-14, 1NC)
Matt Brown (19-12) vs. Johny Hendricks (16-3)
Henry Cejudo (7-0) vs. Chris Cariaso (17-6)
Sergio Pettis (12-1) vs. Ryan Benoit (7-3)
Elias Theodorou (10-0) vs. Roger Narvaez (7-1)
Ross Pearson (16-8, 1NC) vs. Sam Stout (20-10-1)
Daron Cruickshank (16-5, 1NC) vs. Beneil Dariush (9-1)
Joseph Duffy (12-1) vs. Vagner Rocha (11-4)
Larissa Pacheco (10-1) vs. Germanine de Randamie (4-3)