It's official! First women's UFC fight in UK - me vs @JessicaMMApro; & first time in my career fighting in my home town!
UFC officials then confirmed the fight but haven't said where on the card it will be. The main event of the show is a middleweight battle between Michael Bisping and Mark Munoz. The event takes place at the Manchester Arena on October 26. The main card airs on FOX Sports 2 after preliminary fights on Facebook.
Both Sexton and Andrade are looking for their first UFC win. Sexton debuted at UFC 161 in Canada in June. She lost to Alexis Davis by unanimous decision. This ended a three-fight win streak. Meanwhile, Andrade debuted in July at UFC on FOX 8. She lost by second-round TKO against Liz Carmouche. She had been 7-1 in eight fights before that.
Here's the latest card:
Michael Bisping vs. Mark Munoz
Melvin Guillard vs. Ross Pearson
Phil Harris vs. John Lineker
Ryan Jimmo vs. Jimi Manuwa
Jimy Hettes vs. Mike Wilkinson
Luke Barnatt vs. Andrew Craig
Anthony Njokuani vs. Paul Taylor
Alessio Sakara vs. Tom Watson
Michael Kuiper vs. Brad Scott
Jessica Andrade vs. Rosi Sexton