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A women’s bantamweight clash between two fighters victorious in their UFC debut has been added to next month’s UFC on ESPN+ 20 event.

Promotion officials today announced that Julia Avila (7-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will face Karol Rosa (12-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) at the Oct. 26 event, which takes place at Singapore Indoor Stadium and streams live on ESPN+.

Demain Maia meets Ben Askren in the night’s headliner.

Avila made her first octagon appearance at July’s UFC 239, picking up a decision win over “The Ultimate Fighter 28” finalist Pannie Kianzad. It was Avila’s third consecutive victory, including a November 2018 win under the Invicta FC banner.

Meanwhile, Brazil’s Rosa debuted with the promotion just one month ago, scoring a decision win over Lara Procopio at August’s UFC on ESPN+ 15 in China. Rosa also owns a three-fight winning streak.

With the addition to the card, the UFC on ESPN+ 20 lineup includes:

  • Demian Maia vs. Ben Askren
  • Michael Johnson vs. Stevie Ray
  • Ciryl Gane vs. Don’Tale Mayes
  • Sergei Pavlovich vs. Maurice Greene
  • Frank Camacho vs. Beneil Dariush
  • Ian Heinisch vs. Brad Tavares
  • Alexandra Albu vs. Loma Lookboonmee
  • Yan Xiaonan vs. Ashley Yoder
  • Julia Avila vs. Karol Rosa

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