Julie Kedzie vs. Germaine de Randamie at UFC on FOX 8 in Seattle, Washington

Yet another women’s bout will take place inside the octagin as Tae Kwon Do third degree black belt, Julie Kedzie takes on former kickboxing world champion, Germaine de Randamie at UFC on FOX 8 in Seattle, Washington on July 27th, 2013. FoxSports.com first reported the bout and the UFC later confirmed.

Kedzie is Greg Jackson’s personal assistant at Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts and has been working for Invicta Fighting Championships as a fight commentator and interviewer. She currently stands at 16-11, and looks to bounce back after losing both of her bouts under the Strikeforce banner to Miesha Tate and Alexis Davis.

De Randamie is known in the kickboxing world after being crowned the WIKBA world champion (2005/2006/2008), the IMTF world champion (2005), the WPKL european champion (2003) and holds the women’s record for consecutive victories (37 times). She holds a MMA record of 3-2 and went 2-1 during her time under the Strikeforce banner. The fight with Kedzie marks her return to 135 pounds after fighting at 145 pounds in her last two outings.

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