The black belt in tae-kwon-do, judo and former Wako, Wmf and Kunlun fight kickboxing champion Valentina Shevchenko entered this fight with a mma record of 14-3-0 (71% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.2 women’s bantamweight in the world. She fought twice last year beating Julianna Pena (=Shevchenko vs Pena) and losing to current #1 Ufc women’s Bw champion Amanda Nunes (=Nunes vs Shevchenko 2).
Her opponent, the undefeated Priscila Cachoeira, has a perfect record of 8-0-0 (50% ko/tko victory rate – she has never won via submission) and she entered as the No.9 women’s flyweight. ‘Pedrita’ Cachoeira fought four times in 2017 winning over Laisa Coimbra, Karoline Martins Moreira, Marta Souza and Rosy Duarte. Shevchenko vs Cachoeira is on the undercard of Lyoto Machida vs Eryk Anders – UFC Fight Night 125. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 125: Machida vs Anders
Where: Arena Guilherme Paraense, Belem, Brazil
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
UFC Fight Night 125 fight card (main fights):
Lyoto Machida vs Eryk Anders
Valentina Shevchenko vs Priscila Cachoeira
Michel Prazeres vs Desmond Green
Timothy Johnson vs Marcelo Golm
Thiago Santos vs Anthony Smith
Deiveson Figueiredo vs Joseph Morales
Shevchenko’s previous fight: Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko 2
Shevchenko’s next fight: Valentina Shevchenko vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Shevchenko vs Cachoeira Fight Video: