A women’s bantamweight battle between Tracy Cortez and Bae Malecki has been added to UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen.
MMA Junkie first reported the bout.
Cortez (7-1-0) is undefeated thus far under the UFC banner having defeated Vanessa Melo by unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo. Cortez competed on Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3 defeating Mariya Agapova by unanimous decision.
Malecki (4-0-0) has already picked up two wins in the UFC, over Duda Santana and Veronica Macedo. Malecki has only gone the distance once in her professional or amateur career. She has picked up half of her professional MMA wins by KO/TKO.
UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen takes place on Saturday, October 10 with Marlon Moraes vs. Cory Sandhagen headlining. No broadcast details or location has been confirmed. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event.