UFC On FOX 12 Adds Female Strawweight Fight

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A female strawweight contest has been added to the UFC on FOX 12 lineup, as Juliana Lima will meet Joanna Jedrzejczyk.

Set for July 26 from the SAP Center in San Jose, the event features a headline fight pitting Robbie Lawler against Matt Brown. Josh Thomson-Michael Johnson, Anthony Johnson-Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Clay Guida-Dennis Bermudez have all been announced, as well.

Lima (6-1) last fought in Brazil, getting back on track with a first round stoppage win over Liliani Trolezi after suffering her first career loss in Invicta FC. Jedrzejczyk (6-0) defeated Rosi Sexton, a veteran of the sport, earlier this year.

The Ultimate Fighter 20, which airs later this year, will see the crowning of the first strawweight champion. Below is the current list of fights announced for the card:

Welterweight: Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown

Light Heavyweight: Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Lightweight: Josh Thomson vs. Michael Johnson

Featherweight: Clay Guida vs. Dennis Bermudez

Lightweight: Jorge Masvidal vs. Daron Cruickshank

Featherweight: Steven Siler vs. Noad Lahat

Welterweight: Tim Means vs. Hernani Perpetuo

Welterweight: Viscardi Andrade vs. Andreas Stahl

Light Heavyweight: Kyle Kingsbury vs. Patrick Cummins

Featherweight: Brian Ortega vs. Mike De La Torre

Female Strawweight: Juliana Lima vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

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