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UFC Uruguay Medical Suspensions: Mike Perry Sidelined Six Months For Gruesome Injury

Mike Perry is justifiably headed to the sidelines for quite some time following his gruesome nose injury last weekend. Perry took on surging welterweight Vicente Luque in the co-main event of Saturday's (August 10, 2019) UFC Uruguay. It was a rousing, violent bout that ultimately saw Luque take home a...

Valentina Shevchenko Responds To Criticism Over Boring UFC Uruguay Fight

Valentina Shevchenko dominated Liz Carmouche in the main event of UFC Uruguay. There, she won every single round on each judge's scorecards, yet many fans inside the arena were booing the fight. There were no highlight-reel knockouts like her last fight. So, following her win, Shevchenko responded to the...

Gold-Hungry Henry Cejudo Calls Out Valentina Shevchenko

Valentina Shevchenko cruised to a unanimous decision shutout victory over Liz Carmouche this past Saturday at UFC Uruguay to turn in her second successful flyweight title defense. Leading into the fight, Shevchenko closed as a monstrous -1200 favorite over Carmouche, which reflects the fact that, both before and after...

UFC Uruguay Reebok Payouts: Valentina Shevchenko Tops The List

UFC women's flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko was the top earner for UFC Uruguay in terms of Reebok pay. Shevchenko defended the 125-pound gold last night (Aug. 10) against Liz Carmouche. "Bullet" picked up the unanimous decision victory inside the Antel Arena in Montevideo, Uruguay. Shevchenko scooped up $40,000 in Promotional...

UFC Uruguay Highlights: Valentina Shevchenko Retains Over Liz Carmouche

Valentina Shevchenko beat Liz Carmouche at UFC Uruguay. The two fighters met in a women’s flyweight title bout at the UFC Uruguay event from the Antel Arena in Montevideo, Uruguay on ESPN+. The UFC actually tried to make this fight happen at the UFC San Antonio event. However, it did...

Valentina Shevchenko Disagrees With Cyborg: Dana White Takes Care Of Fighters

Valentina Shevchenko is taking the opposite path Cris Cyborg has when it comes to her relationship with the UFC. UFC women's flyweight champion Shevchenko will take on Liz Carmouche in the main event of this weekend's UFC Uruguay. Heading into her Octagon return, much of the news in mixed...

Valentina Shevchenko Says Amanda Nunes Trilogy Fight Is ‘Inevitable’

Valentina Shevchenko has yet another title defense set as she takes on Liz Carmouche at UFC Uruguay. Yet, many want her to move back to bantamweight to take on Amanda Nunes, but Shevchenko is not focused on that. Rather, she wants to fight at flyweight and be the champion...

Valentina Shevchenko Responds To Jessica Andrade’s Challenge

Valentina Shevchenko is intrigued by Jessica Andrade's challenge. Shevchenko is the UFC women's flyweight champion, while Andrade holds strawweight gold. They're both set for title defenses this month, but Andrade is down for a "champion vs. champion" clash in the near future. With the "champ-champ" era in full swing, stranger...

Jessica Andrade Believes Super Fight With Valentina Shevchenko Is Possible

Put Jessica Andrade on the list of fighters eyeing the "champ-champ" status. Andrade is the UFC strawweight champion. She's set for her first title defense against Weili Zhang on Aug. 31. The 115-pound title bout will headline UFC Shenzhen. Jessica Andrade Talks Potential Showdown With Valentina Shevchenko Andrade spoke to Portal de...

Liz Carmouche Recalls “Shady” First Fight Against Valentina Shevchenko

Valentina Shevchenko's only one loss to someone not named Amanda Nunes took place nearly a decade ago against the woman whom she will be making her next flyweight title defense against: Liz Carmouche. Valentina Shevchenko and Liz Carmouche will do battle as the headliner of UFC Uruguay on Saturday,...

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Liz Carmouche Reported For UFC Uruguay

Valentina Shevchenko and Liz Carmouche will run it back. The two will square off in the main event of UFC Uruguay on August 10 according to ESPN's Brett Okamoto. https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/1141140777331859457 Shevchenko is coming off of a beautiful knockout win over Jessica Eye in the co-main event of UFC 238. There,...

Paige VanZant Doesn’t Believe Anyone Will Dethrone Valentina Shevchenko

At UFC 238, flyweight champion, Valentina Shevchenko defended her title for the first time as she knocked out Jessica Eye. Now, the question of who is next in the division is real. There are options like Liz Carmouche and Katlyn Chookagian, but many doubt they will be able to...

Valentina Shevchenko Wants Next Title Fight Against Liz Carmouche

Valentina Shevchenko is coming off of a spectacular knockout win over Jessica Eye at UFC 238 to defend her flyweight title. Now, the champion already has her eyes set on her next opponent, and that is Liz Carmouche. The two fought way back in 2010 where Carmouche beat Shevchenko...

Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards Set For UFC San Antonio Main Event

A crucial welterweight showdown has been finalized for July's UFC San Antonio. According to Yahoo's Kevin Iole, former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will meet rising welterweight Leon Edwards in a five-round bout to cap off the card: "Main event for UFC on ESPN 4 in San Antonio finalized: It will...

UFC 238 Prelims Draw Biggest Ratings In Months

It's no secret that the UFC prelims have been struggling to find ratings success on television in recent months. The prelim ratings for the company's two most recent pay-per-view (PPV) events - UFC 236 in April and UFC 237 in May - both brought in diminishing returns. However, according to...