This will be Gadelha's first fight since losing to Joanna Jedrzejczyk in a title bout at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale back in July. The 27-year-old Brazilian is 13-2 as a professional fighter with her only two losses coming to the champion Jędrzejczyk. Gadelha is also ranked no. 1 contender in the division.
Meanwhile, Casey, is ranked no. 14 in the division, but is ridding a two-fight winning streak with victories over Cristina Stanciu and Randa Markos. The 29-year-old Hawaiian is 6-3 as a professional fighter, and 2-2 in the UFC.