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UFC Shenzhen: Andrade vs. Zhang

Asia is undoubtedly an extremely relevant UFC market and has been increasingly explored by the US promotion, for the third time in three years the market leader has set up his octagon in mainland China, this time in Shenzhen and involving a venue in a dispute. so that for the first time we will have a Chinese citizen vying for the biggest MMA World title .

After shocking the world by brutally knocking out former champion Rose Namajunas on Brazilian soil, champion Jessica Bates-Andrade Stake returns her kindness by going to her opponent Weili Zhang's house to contest the women's straw weight belt .

Before the first Brazilian defense, another Sino-Brazilian fight promises a lot. The always interesting Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos , Capoeira, promises to make life very difficult for Li Jingliang , who until this Saturday was the most successful Chinese in the organization. The fight will follow a feud between the increasingly low-flying flyweights, Kai Kara-France and Mark De La Rosa . Still on the main card will be Derrick Krantz against Kenan Song  in the lightweight and, opening the main portion of the event, Wu Yanan and Mizuki Inoue make a China vs. Classic. Japan.

In the preliminary card still worth keeping an eye on Brazilians Thiago Moisés , Karol Rosa and Lara Procópio . Thiago faces Damir Ismagulov  in the lightweight and the girls do a tupiniquim duel for the cock weight.