Former UFC Star Set To Make WWE Debut Next Week

Shayna Baszler has earned a lengthy career in the sport of mixed martial arts. Having competed in mixed martial arts for well over a decade, the MMA veteran has competed against some seriously tough opponents during her career.

Former UFC champion, Ronda Rousey.

Baszler has gone on to compete under the Invicta FC and Strikeforce banners, among many others. Among them, Baszler had a short run under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). However, after suffering a four fight losing streak, it would appear that the fighter is now turning to professional wrestling.

Former UFC bantamweight champ, Ronda Rousey

Baszler made her debut under the WWE’s NXT division just last week, choking out Kairi Sane in a brief appearance with the promotion. Now, Baszler is set to make her in-ring debut as a professional wrestler.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Ronda Rousey

As reported by, Baszler will be making her in-ring debut under NXT at the promotion’s next event. The event will be taped on Thursday at the Centre Stage in Atlanta, Georgia. The former UFC fighter’s opponent has yet to be revealed.

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