The UFC heads to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, May
Rose Namajunas is placing her strawweight title Legends Anderson Silva and BJ Penn also compete on the card
The Octagon returns to Brazil for the second time this season for UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro. In the main event, strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas is currently putting her title online when she takes on Brazilian Jessica Andrade. It’ll be Namajunas’ title defense with her coming all the way back . The main card broadcasts live on pay-per-view at 10:00 p.m. ET, with all the prelims on ESPN at 8:00 p.m. ET and the early prelims on ESPN+ at 6:15 p.m. ET.
UFC 237: Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade Odds
Fighter Odds at Bovada Odds at BetOnline
Rose Namajunas -105 -101
Jessica Andrade -125 -119
*All odds taken 05/05/19
Fight History and Record Namajunas (8-3) is coming from two wins in a row across the once considered unbeatable Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217 and UFC 223. She grinded out a decision win to defend her belt for the first time after which won the belt by first-round TKO. Before that, Namajunas overcome Michelle Waterson by entry and has notable wins over the likes of Tecia Torres Paige VanZant, and Angela Hill. But her three losses came from Tecia Torres Karolina Kowalkiewicz, and Carla Esparza.