The black belt in Bjj Amanda Nunes entered this fight with a pro record of 11-4-0 (100% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.8 women’s bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Holly Holm). She lost to Cat Zingano in 2014 (=Zingano vs Nunes) but then she has won over Shayna Baszler (=Nunes vs Baszler) and Sara McMann (=McMann vs Nunes).
Her opponent, the black belt in tae-kwon-do and former Wmf, Wmc muay thai and Kunlun champion Valentina Shevchenko, has an official record of 12-1-0 (75% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.14 in the same weight class. She suffered her only loss in 2010 when she faced Liz Carmouche, since then she has won five consecutive bouts beating Sarah Kaufman in his last one. Nunes vs Shevchenko is on the undercard of Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz – UFC 196. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 196: McGregor vs Diaz
Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Nunes’ previous fight: Sara McMann vs Amanda Nunes
Nunes’ next fight: Miesha Tate vs Amanda Nunes
Shevchenko’s next fight: Holly Holm vs Valentina Shevchenko
(Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube)