Despite some political issues in the area, it appears that UFC Shenzhen will be going forward. And that means that Jessica Andrade will attempt to defend her UFC women’s strawweight title for the first time. Andrade, who slammed Rose Namajunas to claim the title back in May, will meet Weili Zhang on August 31st in the Shenzhen Universidade Sports Center.
The co-main event will see Li Jingliang taking on Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos. The rest of the card will feature a lot of local fighters.
Here’s a look at the current card for UFC Fight Night: Andrade vs. Zhang, also known as UFC on ESPN+ 15:
Jessica Andrade vs. Weili Zhang
Li Jingliang vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos
Da Un Jung vs. Jamahal Hill
Kenan Song vs. Derrick Krantz
Movsar Evloev vs. Mike Grundy
Damir Ismagulov vs. Thiago Moises
Kai Kara-France vs. Mark De La Rosa
Karolline Rosa Cavedo vs. Lara Fritzen Procopio
Mudaerji Su vs. Andre Soukhamthath
Anthony Hernandez vs. Jun Yong Park