Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas Official For UFC Title Fight

Rose Namajunas


This Friday on FOX Sports 1, the UFC’s first ever female strawweight champion will be crowned.

Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas will headline the TUF 20 Finale event, which takes place live from the Pearl at the Palms Casino, in Las Vegas.

News of the matchup was released following tonight’s Ultimate Fighter episode on FOX Sports 1.

Tonight’s show saw Rose and Carla earn their spots in the shows final matchup with victories in the final tape-delayed broadcast, on FOX Sports 1.

With the addition of the title fight main event, the full Ultimate Fighter Season 20 finale card looks as follows:

MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1)
Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas – inaugural strawweight title fight
Charles Oliveira vs. Jeremy Stephens
Daron Cruickshank vs. K.J. Noons
Yancy Medeiros vs. Joe Proctor
Randa Markos vs. Jessica Penne

Felice Herrig vs. Lisa Ellis
Heather Jo Clark vs. Bec Rawlings
Joanne Calderwood vs. Seo Hee Ham
Angela Magana vs. Tecia Torres

Alex Chambers vs. Aisling Daly
Angela Hill vs. Emily Kagan

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