Uruguay’s first UFC show has its first poster.
On Wednesday, officials released the promotional material for the Aug. 10 event, which features UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko and the woman who will challenge her for that title, Liz Carmouche.
#UFCUruguay póster oficial
— UFC Español (@UFCEspanol) July 17, 2019
This will be Carmouche’s second shot at championship gold. Back on Feb. 23, 2013, Carmouche fought bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 157 in what was the first women’s MMA fight in UFC history.
UFC Uruguay takes place at Antel Arena in Montevideo, Uruguay. The main card will air on the ESPN+ streaming service.
See the updated card below (bout order to be determined):
Valentina Shevchenko vs. Liz Carmouche
Oskar Piechota vs. Rodolfo Vieira
Cyril Gane vs. Raphael Pessoa
Taila Santos vs. Ariane Carnelossi
Rafael Fiziev vs. Alex da Silva