UFC 205: Jedrzejczyk vs Kowalkiewicz, Tate vs Pennington added

A women’s strawweight title match and bantamweight matchup has been added to New York’s UFC 205 card.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk (12-0-0) will defend her 115-pound belt against No. 1 contender Karolina Kowalkiewicz (10-0-0), while No.1  bantamweight Miesha Tate (18-6-0) will take on No. 8 Raquel Pennington (8-5-0).

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Brunson meets Whittaker at Melbourne’s UFC Fight Night 101

A middleweight contender matchup featuring No.7 Robert Whittaker (16-4-0) and No.10 Derek Brunson (16-3-0) has been added to UFC Fight Night 101.

The fight was announced on FOX Sports’ “UFC Now.”

Brunson, who is currently streaking on a five-fight win streak, recently stopped Uriah Hall last Saturday at UFC Fight Night 94.

He meets another tough hometown hero in Whittaker, who has a five-fight win streak of his own.

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Whittaker earned a unanimous decision over Rafael Natal in his last bout at UFC 197 in April.

An impressive win could vault the winner into the coveted top 5.

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UFC Fight Night 101 takes place November 27th at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. Former UFC and Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold battles former Strikeforce champ Ronaldo Souza in the main event.

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TUF 24: Episode 4 video preview

Episode 4 of TUF 24 airs tonight at 10PM ET on FOX Sports One.

Team Cejudo leads 3-1, with No. 2 Yoni Sherbatov facing No. 15 Eric Shelton.

Can’t make it? Check back right here, as Cassie Wiseman will be recapping Episode 4.

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