The UFC has confirmed that on Feb. 3 at UFC Fight Night in Belem, Brazil, highly touted Brazilan prospect Polyana Viana will make her UFC debut against TUF 26 competitor Maia Stevenson in a strawweight clash.
UFC newcomer Polyana Viana (9-1) is currently riding a five-fight win streak consisting of all first-round finishes. Her most recent victory came in October with an armbar submission win over Pamela Ferreira. She is the former Jungle Fights strawweight champion.
Maia Stevenson (6-4) entered the UFC through season 26 of The Ultimate Fighter, where she competed as a flyweight. She was defeated by Sijara Eubanks via submission on episode five of the series. Outside of the UFC, Stevenson also enters the bout off a five-fight win streak, with all five bouts taking place in 2016.
Are you excited for this match-up?