Shayna Baszler vs. Bethe Correia was suppose to take place at UFC 176, but that event got cancelled and now the fight has been pushed back to UFC 177.
Bethe Correia has one knockout and 7 decision victories in her MMA career. She joined the UFC in December of 2013 and beat Julie Kedzie via Split decision. She then went onto face and beat Jessamyn Duke via Unanimous decision at UFC 172.
Shayna Baszler has no knockouts in her career, but she does have 14 submission victories. She has been knocked out 3 times and submitted 3 times. In her last seven fight, she is 5-2. She is coming off a loss to Alexis Davis via 3rd rd technical loss. In her last four fights she has a record of 2-2. This will be her UFC debut.
UFC 177 takes place Aug. 30 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. Its headliner is a rematch from UFC 173 in May between new bantamweight champ T.J. Dillashaw against ex-champ Renan Barao. The event will air on Fight Pass, Fox Sports 1 and PPV.
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