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Bethe Correia responds to Miesha Tate call out: Use a good mouthpiece because you're getting punched in the mouth

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

File this under "be careful what you wish for."

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight contender Miesha Tate is trying to pick a fight with undefeated 135-pound sensation Bethe Correia, because "Cupcake" is tired of being mugged by her opponents and wants to be in a real firefight.

The Brazilian told FOX Sports that she has no problem accommodating that request.

"I have no idea why Tate decided to appear in this history. But everyone knows me and knows how I am, I never back away from a fight, I am Bethe Correia. I never run from a challenge. Whoever challenges me make sure to use a good mouthpiece because I'll answer to it in the Octagon with punches to the mouth. I'll be the next UFC champion. I'll fight anyone they want me to and I'll beat all of them. If it's up to me, the check for Performance of the Night bonus will have my name on it in my next fight."

Despite the call out, Tate is rumored to be "close" to a Sara McMann fight.

Correia (9-0) is fresh off a technical knockout victory over "Four Horsewomen" stablemate Shayna Baszler, her third straight win since her Octagon debut last December. While "Pitbull" has been campaigning for a title shot, that spot has been filled by Cat Zingano.

Tate vs. Correia ... who wants it?

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