Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas Fight Announced for UFC 223
One year ago - By Bleacher Report
Rose Namajunas will defend the UFC Women's Strawweight Championship against former title-holder Joanna Jedrzejczyk on April 7 during UFC 223 at the Barclays Center in New York City.
UFC announced the rematch Friday.
Namajunas won the belt with a first-round knockout of Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217 in November.
The 25-year-old Wisconsin native told reporters after the victory her decision not to get involved with the verbal jabs leading up fight paid off in the end.
"This was a fight of mental warfare," Namajunas said. "I beat her at her own game. I think each time that I wasn't giving her...
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Rose Namajunas to defend title vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk in rematch at UFC 223
One year ago - By MMAjunkie
Joanna Jedrzejczyk will get a chance to win back the belt she lost two months ago with an immediate rematch against UFC women's strawweight champ Rose Namajunas .
Namajunas and Jedrzejczyk will serve as the co-headliner of UFC 223, which takes place April 7 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. UFC 223's main card airs live on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass, though the full fight card and bout order haven't been finalized.
BREAKING!! RosenNamajunas vs. JoannaMMA 2 is on for UFC223 !! pic.twitter.com/KX1aEL71ej
- UFC Europe January 19, 2018
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