UFC 195 looks like its going to be an all ladies affair as UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will rematch Claudia Gadelha in the co-headliner of the card. Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Holly Holm meet in the UFC 195 main event which was announced earlier today (Friday).
UFC 195 will be held on January 2nd 2016 2 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
UFC President Dana White then confirmed the Jedrzejczyk vs. Gadelha plans with the Los Angeles Times’ Lance Pugmire
Full story coming but @danawhite adds Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her strawweight belt likely vs. Claudia Gadelha on Rousey-Holm card.
— Lance Pugmire (@latimespugmire) August 21, 2015
Jedrzejczyk (10-0 MMA) recently defended her title for the first time in an impressive TKO win over Jessica Penne. Jedrzejczyk won the title from Carla Esparza at UFC 185. Both of these wins earned Jedrzejczyk ‘Performance of the Night’ bonuses.
Following a close split decision loss to Jedrzejczyk, Gadelha recently rebounded with an impressive decision victory over former WSOF champ Jessica Aguilar at UFC 190 earlier this month.Check out our latest podcast episode featuring a conversation with Cortney Casey.