It has been announced that Randa Markos will face Karolina Kowalkiewicz at UFC Fight Night Orlando, Florida December 19th. This card is headlined by Lightweight Champion Rafael Dos Anjos and Donald Cerrone.
Markos (5-2) is coming off win over Aisling Daly at UFC 186 back in April. Prior to that win, Markos suffered a split decision loss at The TUF Finale to Jessica Penne, the fight earned the pair a fight of the fight bonus. It was recently announced that Markos had quit her job to move to Montreal to train at Tristar Gym, home to the likes of Rory MacDonald and Joseph Duffy.
Karolina Kowalkiewicz (7-0) is currently undefeated outside of the UFC and will make her debut. The Polish fighter has wins in Invicta FC and KSW. She won her last two victories via split decision and has scored one win by KO and two by submission.