Promotion officials announced Thursday that Octagon newcomer
Oliveira de Lemos will replace the injured Lina
Lansberg and face Smith at the July 16 event. UFC Fight Night
113 takes place at the SSE Hydro Arena and is headlined by a
welterweight duel between Gunnar
Nelson and Santiago
Lemos enters her promotional debut with a 6-0-1 record. She last
appeared at Jungle Fight 88 in June 2016, when she knocked out
Cantuaria Rodrigues with a knee 28 seconds into the third
round. The Marajo Brothers Team representative has finished five of
her triumphs by KO/TKO and one via submission.
Smith has won two of her last three UFC bouts. “The Peacemaker”
last appeared at UFC on Fox 22, where she garnered a unanimous
decision triumph over Irene
Aldana on Dec. 17. Smith is 3-3 during her promotional tenure
and 9-7-1 as a professional overall.