Amanda Nunes To Make Octagon Debut Against Sheila Gaff At UFC 163 On August 3rd In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Female MMA fighter Amanda Nunes is set to make her octagon debut against German heavy hitter, Sheila Gaff at the UFC 163 event set for August 3rd in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The news was revealed by the UFC only hours ago. At this time it is thought verbal agreements are in place for both fighters.

Nunes has been fighting professionally as a mixed martial artist since 2008 and has picked up a series of knockout wins. Gaff made an unsuccessful octagon debut in April when she suffered a first round TKO at the hands of Sara McMann on the UFC 159 card.

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