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Joanna Jedrzejczyk-Jessica Penne Replace Gustafsson-Teixeira

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s first title defense will come this June, as she defends her female strawweight title against Jessica Penne.

Officials announced the bout for the main event of UFC Fight Night 69 after an injury knocked Alexander Gustafsson out. Gustafsson was set to face Glover Teixeira on June 20 from the O2 World Berlin.

Jedrzejczyk (9-0) claimed the title with a TKO victory over Carla Esparza to improve to 3-0 with the UFC. Penne (12-2) is on a two-fight win streak herself and was a contender on The Ultimate Fighter.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Female Strawweight Championship
Joanna Jedrzejczyk (c) vs. Jessica Penne

Lightweight: Alan Patrick vs. Mairbek Taisumov

Featherweight: Niklas Backstrom vs. Noad Lahat

Featherweight: Dennis Siver vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri

Lightweight: Lukasz Sajewski vs. Nick Hein

Middleweight: Scott Askham vs. Antonio dos Santos

Featherweight: Alan Omer vs. Mike Wikinson

Light Heavyweight: Nikita Krylov vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima

Lightweight: Piotr Hallmann vs. Magomed Mustafaev

Lightweight: Makwan Amirkhani vs. Masio Fullen

Middleweight: Derek Brunson vs. Krzysztof Jotko

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