Joanna Jędrzejczyk will get another fight at Madison Square Garden. Last year, when the UFC made its debut in New York City, the strawweight champ fought and won against Karolina Kowalkiewicz. This November, UFC 217 at MSG will see her defend her belt against Rose Namajunas.
This match-up is a step up for Namajunas, as the champ has never lost a fight. But the pairing was inevitable after Namajunas scored a high-profile win over Michelle Waterson.
Here’s the official announcement:
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