The “Violence Queen” is headed to the Octagon.
KSW women’s flyweight champion Ariane Lipski announced she had been released from her KSW contract, but did not any further details of what was next for the Brazilian.
However, it’s been reported Lipski will be fighting at UFC Fight Night 140 in Buenos Aries, Argentina – the first UFC event in the country. Lipski is said to be fighting Ukrainian fighter Maryana Moroz as a replacement for the injured Veronica Macedo.
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As many already know, our contract with KSW has not been renewed. I understand that it is sad news for some fans of Poland, but I want you to know that I will always represent Brazil and Poland, it is in my blood and it is my second home. I want to start by thanking KSW for introducing me to the world, for giving me the opportunity to know my roots and a beautiful country like Poland 🇵🇱!!! Thank you @martinlewandowski and @kawul_ksw I love @ksw_mma and I am very happy to have worked with all of this beautiful organization, they were great experiences, thank you !!!! I hope to return to fight for KSW one day, and I promise to return to Poland as soon as possible !!! Thanks to the fans who were happy for me because they understand that it is a new phase in my career, your support is very important for me, I will always be with you. All news related to hirings or fights, are mere speculations have not finalized any negotiations. . . Como muitos já sabem, nosso contrato com o KSW não foi renovado. Entendo que é uma notícia triste para alguns fans da Polônia, mas quero que saibam que sempre irei representar o Brasil e a Polônia, está no meu sangue e é a minha segunda casa. Quero começar agradecendo ao KSW por ter me apresentado ao mundo, por ter me dado a oportunidade que conhecer minhas raizes e um país lindo como a Polônia !!! Obrigada Martin e Maciej eu amo o KSW e sou muito feliz por ter trabalhado com todos dessa linda organização, foram ótimas experiências, muito obrigada !!!! Eu espero voltar a lutar pelo KSW um dia, e prometo voltar a Polônia o quanto antes !!! Obrigada aos fãs que ficaram feliz por mim pois entendem que é uma nova fase na minha carreira, o apoio de vocês é muito importante para mim sempre estarei com vocês. #socialqueencom – Published with SocialQueen.com™
“As many already know, our contract with KSW has not been renewed,” Lipski wrote on Instagram. “I understand that it is sad news for some fans of Poland, but I want you to know that I will always represent Brazil and Poland; it is in my blood and it is my second home.”
Lipski, who boasts a record of 11-3, started her career with a record of 2-3 after losing three of her first five fights. Lipski enters the UFC Octagon riding a nine-fight win streak.
Meanwhile, “The Iron Lady” Moroz has a record of 8-3 and is on a run of two consecutive losses and is 3-3 in the UFC.
UFC Fight Night 140, otherwise known as UFC Fight Night: Magny vs. Ponzinibbio, is set to take place in Estadio Mary Teran de Weiss in Buenos Aries on November 17.