MMAjunkie.com was first to report the 135-pound pairing, and
the Las Vegas-based promotion later confirmed the bout. UFC
Sacramento takes place at Golden1 Center on July 13 and will also
include the return of Urijah
Faber, as he faces Ricky Simon
in a featured bantamweight contest. The evening’s main card will
air on ESPN+.
A former UFC featherweight champion, De Randamie enters the contest
on a four-bout winning streak in the Octagon. “The Iron Lady” last
appeared at UFC Fight Night 139, where she outpointed Raquel
Pennington on Nov. 10.
A five-time Invicta FC veteran, Ladd is unbeaten in eight
professional outings. That includes triumphs over Lina
Evinger and Sijara
Eubanks in UFC competition. The 24-year-old has finished five
of her victories by KO/TKO and one via submission.