Valentina Shevchenko has been signed to face Sarah Kaufman later this month at UFC on FOX 17, officials announced recently.
Set for December 19 from Orlando, the event features Donald Cerrone challenging Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight title.
Shevchenko (9-1) has earned seven stoppage wins in her career, losing only to Liz Carmouche in 2010. Kaufman (17-3) is 1-1 with the UFC.
Below is the current lineup:
MAIN CARD (FOX/8 p.m. ET)
UFC Lightweight Championship
Rafael dos Anjos (c) vs. Donald Cerrone
Heavyweight: Junior dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem
Lightweight: Nate Diaz vs. Michael Johnson
Strawweight: Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Randa Markos
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX/5 p.m. ET)
Featherweight: Myles Jury vs. Charles Oliveira
Middleweight: C.B. Dollaway vs. Nate Marquardt
Female Bantamweight: Sarah Kaufman vs. Valentina Shevchenko
Middleweight: Tamdan McCrory vs. Josh Samman
Lightweight: Nik Lentz vs. Danny Castillo
Featherweight: Cole Miller vs. Jim Alers
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/3:30 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman
Welterweight: Hayder Hassan vs. Vicente Luque
Heavyweight: Luiz Henrique vs. Francis Ngannou