An exciting bantamweight matchup is in the works for an upcoming UFC Fight Night event on August 1.
Vieira will look to bounce back from the first loss of her pro career, a KO loss to Irene Aldana at UFC 245. Prior to that, “Fenomeno” was 4-0 in the promotion with impressive wins over Kelly Faszholz, Ashlee Evans-Smith, Sara McMann and Cat Zingano.
Kunitskaya will also be looking to bounce back from defeat, a TKO loss to Aspen Ladd in December. “Foxy” is 2-2 in the promotion and holds wins over Lina Lansberg and Marion Reneau.
The card will be headlined by Holly Holm vs. Irene Aldana. The location and venue of the event are TBD.