The first UFC women’s bout in England will take place at UFC Fight Night 30 with Manchester England’s Rosi Sexton (13-2) squaring off with Brazilian Jessica Andrade (9-3).
Sexton made her UFC debut at UFC 161, suffering a unanimous decision loss to Alexis David, which ends a 3 fight winning streak. Sexton has 7 of 9 stoppage wins by submission.
Andrade debut also in a losing effort at UFC on Fox 8, suffering a TKO loss to Liz Carmouche. The loss ended a 2 fight losing streak. Andrade has all 9 of her wins by stoppage with 4 KO/TKO’s and 5 submissions.
UFC Fight Night 30 takes place on October 26, at the Phones 4U Arena in Manchester, England. The main event will see a top ten middleweight battle when Mark “The Filipino Wrecking Machine” Munoz clashes with Michael “The Count” Bisping.