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UFC 159 To Receive Sara McMann-Sheila Gaff

According to a report by Ground and Pound, former Olympic medalist Sara McMann will make her UFC debut against Sheila Gaff at UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen. The event takes place April 27 from Newark, New Jersey.

The placement of the fight, which would be the third female bout inside the Octagon, is currently unknown. The main event for the night features UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones against Chael Sonnen.

McMann (6-0) won a silver medal in wrestling during the 2004 Summer Olympics. She has finished three of her six professional MMA bouts.

Gaff (10-4-1) will also be making her Octagon debut. She is currently on a three-fight win streak.