Namajunas-Andrade Rematch Near Deal
Over a year since the devastating knockout of Rose Namajunas at UFC 237 by Jessica Andrade, the two former strawweight champions will square off later this year.
Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade 2 is close to being finalized for UFC 249 on April 18 in Brooklyn, according to multiple sources.
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) January 9, 2020
Per a report from ESPN’s Ariel Helwani, Namajunas will get a chance for revenge at UFC 249 on April 18th inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, with a potential title eliminator for the winner of UFC 248’s strawweight title fight between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and defending champion Weili Zhang.
Set to headline the card is the long-awaited lightweight title fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson.