Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-06-12, pretty good mma fight: Valentina Shevchenko vs Taila Santos gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2022).
Santos vs Shevchenko is valid for the UFC women’s flyweight title; undercard of Glover Teixeira vs Jiri Prochazka – UFC 275. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Valentina Shevchenko record
The black belt in tae-kwon-do, judo, former Wako, Wmf, Kunlun fight kickboxing and current Ufc Flw champ Valentina Shevchenko entered this fight with a pro mma record of 22-3-0 (68% 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 champion Amanda Nunes in 2017 (via split decision, Nunes vs Shevchenko 2) but then she has won eight consecutive matches defeating Jennifer Maia (Valentina Shevchenko vs Jennifer Maia), Jessica Andrade (Valentina Shevchenko vs Jessica Andrade) and Lauren Murphy in her last three (Valentina Shevchenko vs Lauren Murphy).
Taila Santos record
Her opponent, the former ISKA world kickboxing champion Taila Santos, has an official record of 19-1-0 (68% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.5 in the women’s flyweight division.
She suffered her only loss when she faced Mara Romero Borella in 2019 (via split decision), after this match she has won four fights beating Molly McCann, Gillian Robertson, Roxanne Modafferi and Joanne Wood (Joanne Calderwood vs Taila Santos).
UFC 275 info
Event: UFC 275: Teixeira vs. Prochazka
Where: Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
Title: UFC Women’s Flyweight Championship
UFC 275 fight card
Here is the UFC 275 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on PPV – Pay-Per-View)
Glover Teixeira vs Jirí Prochazka
Valentina Shevchenko vs Taila Santos
Zhang Weili vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Jake Matthews vs Andre Fialho
Jack Della Maddalena vs Ramazan Emeev
PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN / ESPN+)
Seung Woo Choi vs Joshua Culibao
Steve Garcia vs Hayisaer Maheshate
Jacob Malkoun vs Brendan Allen
Kang Kyung-ho vs Danaa Batgerel
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Liang Na vs Silvana Gomez Juarez
Ramona Pascual vs Joselyne Edwards
UFC 275 countdown – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of UFC 275 countdown Shevchenko vs Santos, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
Shevchenko vs Santos full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Valentina Shevchenko vs Taila Santos as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Shevchenko vs Santos result
Valentina Shevchenko defeated Taila Santos via split decision. Scores were 48–47, 47–48, 49–46.
Shevchenko vs Santos post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Taila Santos vs Valentina Shevchenko post-fight octagon interview.