September 27, 2020

Bethe Correia announces retirement fight versus Yanan Wu

Former title challenger Bethe Correia has announced her final fight.

Brazil’s Correia (11-5-1) will face China’s Yanan Wu (11-3) on a Dec. 5 Fight Night card.

“Pitbull” made a name for herself in the UFC with her brash attitude, unique celebrations and brawler style.

BC is 5-5-1 in her UFC career. She holds notable victories over the likes of Julie Kedzie, Jessamyne Duke, Shayna Baszler, Jessica Eye and Sijara Eubanks. Her UFC tenure is highlighted by her bantamweight title bid at UFC 190 in 2015 versus Ronda Rousey.

Wu is 1-2 since joining the promotion in 2017. She holds a submission win over Lauren Mueller in the Octagon and has competed as both a bantamweight and flyweight.