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Valentina Shevchenko Not Concerned With Trilogy Fight Against Amanda Nunes

If Amanda Nunes decides to retire, Valentina Shevchenko won't be losing sleep over not getting a trilogy bout. Shevchenko has suffered two losses against Nunes. The first encounter occurred back in March 2016. Shevchenko was defeated via unanimous decision. In their rematch in Sept. 2017, "Bullet" fell just short via...

Daniel Cormier Takes Issue With Weili Zhang Being Ahead Of Valentina Shevchenko In UFC P4P Rankings

Daniel Cormier doesn't agree with the latest update in the UFC's pound-for-pound rankings due to the placements of Weili Zhang and Valentina Shevchenko. Pound-for-pound lists are subjective and often times just made for fun. The official UFC rankings feature a P4P list for both men and women. Many have taken...

Dana White Dismisses Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 3

UFC president Dana White is not on board with booking Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko III. Nunes has been on a tear. She holds UFC gold in both the women's featherweight and bantamweight divisions. "The Lioness" is regarded by many as the greatest female fighter of all time. While that...

UFC Champion Valentina Shevchenko Hopes For August Return

UFC women's flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko is gunning for a return in August. Shevchenko was scheduled to put her 125-pound gold on the line against Joanne Calderwood in June. Those plans went awry but it wasn't due to the coronavirus pandemic. Shevchenko underwent surgery to repair a torn MCL. Shevchenko Wants...

Valentina Shevchenko Details Leg Surgery That Kept Her Out Of UFC 251

Valentina Shevchenko has spoken out on the leg injury that forced her UFC 251 removal. Shevchenko was scheduled to put her UFC women's flyweight championship on the line against Joanne Calderwood on June 6. While the card is scheduled to take place inside Perth Arena, many are questioning the status...

Joanne Calderwood Claims UFC 251 Title Bout With Valentina Shevchenko Is Pushed Back

Joanne Calderwood says her bout with Valentina Shevchenko will not be taking place on June 6 and it has nothing to do with the coronavirus. Calderwood was scheduled to challenge Shevchenko for the UFC women's flyweight championship on June 6. The title bout would've been featured on the UFC 251...

Valentina Shevchenko Says Jon Jones Will Come Back Stronger Following DWI Arrest

From one UFC champion to another, Valentina Shevchenko has words of encouragement for Jon Jones. Much has already been made about the recent arrest of Jones. Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico responded to a criminal complaint of gunshots on March 26 after 1 a.m. The cops say they found Jones...

UFC Champion Valentina Shevchenko Praises Halle Berry

UFC women's flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko has high praise for Halle Berry after working with her on the set of "Bruised." It's no secret that Berry takes her craft seriously. The popular actress stars in the upcoming "Bruised" movie. The movie is about a disgraced MMA fighter who is only...

Joanne Calderwood Not Listening To Talk That Valentina Shevchenko Is Unbeatable

Joanne Calderwood isn't listening to anyone counting her out against Valentina Shevchenko. At UFC 251 in Perth, Australia on June 6, Calderwood will fight for the flyweight title against Shevchenko. She's a massive underdog heading into the fight, which should come as no surprise, but the Scotswoman knows her team...

Report: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanne Calderwood Set For UFC 251

Despite having just competed earlier this month, Valentina Shevchenko's next title defense appears to be set. ESPN's Brett Okamoto reports that Shevchenko and Joanne Calderwood have agreed to fight on June 6. The bout will take place on the UFC 251 card. Shevchenko's UFC women's flyweight championship will be on...

Joe Rogan Heaps Praise On ‘Scary’ UFC Champion Valentina Shevchenko

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan has high praise for Valentina Shevchenko. Shevchenko is the reigning UFC women's flyweight champion. She's coming off a successful title defense earlier this month. "Bullet" stopped Katlyn Chookagian in the third round via TKO in the co-main event of UFC 247. Shevchenko was clean in...

UFC 247 Medical Suspensions: Valentina Shevchenko Faces Six-Month Sit

The UFC 247 medical suspensions are in. Three fighters are facing six-month sits. Those are UFC women's flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko, Journey Newson and Andre Ewell. The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation doesn't disclose details of medical suspensions, but it is assumed that those facing longer suspensions will be...

Dana White Shares High Praise For Valentina Shevchenko After UFC 247

UFC president Dana White was very impressed by Valentina Shevchenko's performance at UFC 247. In the co-main event, Shevchenko defended her flyweight title for the third time as she TKO'd Katlyn Chookagian. She became the first person to finish Chookagian and did so in a dominant fashion. Following the win, many...

7 Takeaways From UFC 247

UFC 247 had Jon Jones return to the cage against Dominick Reyes who seems to have been the best challenger for Jones at light heavyweight to date. The co-main event saw Valentina Shevchenko defeat challenger, Katlyn Chookagian in what may have cemented her as the best flyweight in MMA. With...

UFC 247 Highlights: Valentina Shevchenko Smashes Katlyn Chookagian

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Katlyn Chookagian went down at UFC 247.  The two fighters met in a women’s flyweight title bout at the UFC 247 pay-per-view event on Saturday night (February 8, 2020) from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas on ESPN+. The UFC women’s flyweight champ controlled every aspect of...