The UFC has signed Brazilian Ketlen Vieira to the promotion and has matched her against Kelly Faszholz at UFC Fight Night 96.
UFC Fight Night 96 held on October 1, 2016, at Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. The event will be the second that the organization hosted in Portland, with the first being UFC 102 in August 2009.
Vieira (6-0) has looked impressive thus far into her career. She has finished all but one of her 6 professional fights winning three via submission and two via TKO. Faszholz (3-1) lost her UFC debut earlier this year via third-round TKO to Lauren Murphy at UFC Fight Night 83.
With this fight, UFC Fight Night 96 now looks like this:
Louis Smolka vs. Sergio Pettis
Walt Harris vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov
Nate Marquardt vs. Tamdan McCrory
Luis Henrique da Silva vs. Joachim Christensen
Will Brooks vs. Alex Oliveira
Josh Burkman vs. Bobby Green
Kelly Faszholz vs. Ketlen Vieira