First reported by The MMA Kings (@mma_kings) via Twitter, a women’s flyweight bout is in the works for TUF 26 Finale on December 1st.TUF 26 number three seed Lauren Murphy (9-3) will face UFC newcomer Priscila “Pedrita” Cachoeira (8-0) in a flyweight bout.
Former Invicta FC bantamweight champion Lauren Murphy competed on season 26 of TUF. Prior to that, she appeared four times in UFC’s bantamweight division. Murphy made the decision to move to 125 pounds when the UFC announced that TUF 26 would crown an inaugural flyweight champion. Her last fight at bantamweight before moving down to flyweight was a decision loss to Katlyn Chookagian.
“Pedrita” is unbeaten in her professional career. The Brazilian owns four KO/TKO wins and four decision wins. Her last fight was in September, when she defeated Rosy Duarte via second round TKO.
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