The black belt in tae-kwon-do, judo, former Wako, Wmf, Kunlun fight kickboxing and current Ufc champion Valentina Shevchenko entered this fight with a pro mma record of 16-3-0 (69% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s flyweight in the world. She lost to current #1 Ufc women’s Bw champ Amanda Nunes in 2017 (via split decision, Nunes vs Shevchenko 2) but then she has won over Priscila Cachoeira (Valentina Shevchenko vs Priscila Cachoeira) and Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Valentina Shevchenko vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk).
Her opponent, Jessica Eye, has a record of 14-6-0 (29% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.3 in the same weight class. She lost four consecutive bouts between 2015 and 2016, the last one against Bethe Correia but then she has beat Kalindra Faria, Jessica-Rose Clark and Katlyn Chookagian. Shevchenko vs Eye is valid for the Ufc women’s flyweight title (Shevchenko’s first defense); undercard of Henry Cejudo vs Marlon Moraes – UFC 238. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 238: Cejudo vs. Moraes
Where: United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
Title: UFC Women’s Flyweight Championship
UFC 238 fight card (main fights):
Henry Cejudo vs Marlon Moraes
Valentina Shevchenko vs Jessica Eye
Tony Ferguson vs Donald Cerrone
Petr Yan vs Jimmie Rivera
Tai Tuivasa vs Blagoy Ivanov
Aljamain Sterling vs Pedro Munhoz
Ricardo Lamas vs Calvin Kattar
Shevchenko’s previous fight: Valentina Shevchenko vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Shevchenko vs Eye Fight Video:
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