A new fight has been added to UFC 159: Jones Vs Sonnen. Olympic Silver Medalist Sara McMann will make her UFC debut against Sheila Gaff, who will also be making her UFC debut at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. McMann(6-0) last fought in Invicta and defeated Shayna Baszler by unanimous decision in a title eliminator fight. Gaff (10-4-1) has been fighting under the Cage Warriors banner in the United Kingdom, and is coming off of a ten second knockout win over Jennifer Maia.
After rumors began to swirl about the match-up, Fighters.com confirmed the bout with sources close to the fight. It is unclear where the bout will be placed on the card.