Tag Archives: Jennifer Maia
New Rankings! ‘Shogun’ Exits Stage Left

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In addition, flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko passed Weili Zhang on the women’s pound-for-pound list after turning away Jennifer Maia. The …read more

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UFC 255 Medical Suspensions: Alex Perez & Jennifer Maia Face Lengthy Sit

The UFC 255 medical suspensions have been released and Alex Perez and Jennifer Maia are facing lengthy sits. In the main event of the pay-per-view card, Perez suffered a first-round …read more

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Dana White hints at “very fun fight” between Valentina Shevchenko and Jessica Andrade

UFC president Dana White called a matchup between UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko and Jessica Andrade a “very fun fight.” A dominant Shevchenko defeated challenger Jennifer Maia via unanimous …read more

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UFC 255 Medical Suspensions: Alex Perez, Jennifer Maia Face Potential 6-Month Terms

Alex Perez and Jennifer Maia are among nine fighters from UFC 255 who are facing potential six-month medical suspensions. …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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UFC 255 medical suspensions: Alex Perez, Jennifer Maia among nine with potential six-month shutdowns

A total of nine fighters are facing potential six-month shutdowns after their UFC 255 fights, including the two who fell short in title bouts atop the card.
Alex Perez (24-6 MMA, …read more

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Dana White Believes Jessica Andrade Is ‘A Real Problem’ For Valentina Shevchenko

Dana White believes former strawweight champion, Jessica Andrade could give Valentina Shevchenko some real problems if they fight. Following Shevchenko’s decision win over Jennifer Maia to defend her belt, many …read more

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Dana White Believes Jessica Andrade Is ‘A Real Problem’ For Valentina Shevchenko

Dana White believes former strawweight champion, Jessica Andrade could give Valentina Shevchenko some real problems if they fight. Following Shevchenko’s decision win over Jennifer Maia to defend her belt, many …read more

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Jennifer Maia releases statement following loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 255

Women’s flyweight contender Jennifer Maia released a statement following her unanimous decision loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 255. Maia proved to be a worthy adversary for the champion as …read more

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UFC 255: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia recap video

Watch the recap and highlights from the UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez co-main event between flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko and challenger Jennifer Maia from Saturday’s event at the Apex in …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko releases statement after victory over Jennifer Maia at UFC 255

UFC women’s flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko released a statement after her victory over Jennifer Maia in the co-main event of UFC 255. Though it was far from her best performance …read more

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UFC 255 video recap: Shevchenko wins decision over Maia

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The UFC women’s flyweight title is still in the hands of Valentina Shevchenko after she defeated Jennifer Maia at UFC …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko says she will not fight her sister, but they will both be champions | UFC 255

UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko defended her title for the fourth time on Saturday, defeating Jennifer Maia in the UFC 255 co-main event.

During the event’s post-fight press conference, …read more

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UFC 255 results: Valentina Shevchenko outclasses game Jennifer Maia en route to decision win

UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko proved why she was a large betting favorite at UFC 255 on Saturday, but challenger Jennifer Maia had kept her honest along the way.
On average …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia full fight video highlights

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Watch Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia full fight video highlights from UFC 255’s co-main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
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UFC 255 results: Valentina Shevchenko retains title with unanimous decision win over gritty Jennifer Maia

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Valentina Shevchenko is still the best flyweight in the sport but Jennifer Maia gave her a tougher fight than most …read more

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Shevchenko still champ with clear win over Maia

Valentina Shevchenko got a stiffer challenge than expected but rolled to a unanimous decision win over Jennifer Maia to retain her flyweight title Saturday at UFC 255. …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2020, 6:16 am By
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UFC 255 results: Valentina Shevchenko continues to dominate flyweight division

UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko passed a strong test from Jennifer Maia at UFC 255 on Saturday in Las Vegas. Though Maia was tough and pressed Shevchenko, the champion proved …read more

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Pros react after Valentina Shevchenko defeats Jennifer Maia at UFC 255

A women’s flyweight title fight featuring reigning champion Valentina Shevchenko taking on challenger Jennifer Maia served as the co-main event of UFC 255. Shevchenko (20-3 MMA) had gone a perfect …read more

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Twitter reacts to Valentina Shevchenko's title defense against Jennifer Maia at UFC 255

Valentina Shevchenko continued her dominant run as champion on Saturday when she defended her flyweight title against Jennifer Maia in the UFC 255 co-headliner.
Shevchenko (20-3 MMA, 9-2 UFC) recorded the …read more

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UFC 255 Highlights: Valentina Shevchenko Out Grapples Jennifer Maia To Retain Title

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia was a very interesting fight. The two fighters met in a women’s title bout on Saturday night (November 21, 2020) at the UFC 255 …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2020, 6:16 am By
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UFC 255 Highlights: Valentina Shevchenko Out Grapples Jennifer Maia To Retain Title

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia was a very interesting fight. The two fighters met in a women’s title bout on Saturday night (November 21, 2020) at the UFC 255 …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2020, 6:16 am By
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UFC 255 Results: Valentina Shevchenko defeats Jennifer Maia (Highlights)

A women’s flyweight title fight featuring reigning champion Valentina Shevchenko taking on top contender Jennifer Maia serves as the co-main event of UFC 255. Shevchenko (19-3 MMA) has gone a …read more

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UFC 255 live blog: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

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This is the UFC 255 live blog for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia, the flyweight title co-headliner on Saturday’s fight …read more

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UFC 255: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia live results, discussion, PBP

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Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC 255 co-main event from Vegas. To stream UFC 255 LIVE on ESPN+ PPV click …read more

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UFC 255 primer: Shevchenko vs. Maia

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Get up to date on the co-main event of UFC 255 between flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko and Jennifer Maia. Valentina …read more

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UFC 255: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia odds, picks and prediction

(Editor’s note: This post originally published at Sportsbook Wire, part of the USA TODAY Network.)
In a women’s flyweight title co-main event, champion Valentina Shevchenko and Jennifer Maia meet at UFC …read more

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UFC 255 Tinder Predictions: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

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Here’s how UFC 255’s co-main event unfolds, according to Tinder users. Welcome to the Tinder Predictions series. If you aren’t …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko knows she’s a massive favorite to beat Jennifer Maia but odds don’t determine outcomes

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Valentina Shevchenko knows she’s supposed to win her fight at UFC 255.
Ahead of her showdown with Jennifer Maia on Saturday night, …read more

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UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez weigh-in face-offs video

Watch the UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez fighters square off for their final face-offs before stepping in the Octagon on Saturday.

Deiveson Figueiredo, Alex Perez, Valentina Shevchenko, Jennifer Maia, and the …read more

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Headliners make weight for UFC 255 title fights

Deiveson Figueiredo, Valentina Shevchenko and Jennifer Maia all avoided replicating past issues to make weight for UFC 255. …read more

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UFC 255 weigh-ins: Valentina Shevchenko and Jennifer Maia shredded ahead of women’s title fight

Watch the UFC 255: Figueiredo vs. Perez co-headliners take to the scale at the official weigh-in on Friday, Nov. 20.

Women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko looked absolutely shredded as she …read more

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UFC 255 video: Valentina Shevchenko, Jennifer Maia on weight for title fight

LAS VEGAS – The UFC 255 co-main event is set after the title fighters made weight Friday without issue.
In the co-feature, women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko (19-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) …read more

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‘Superior’ Maia Unfazed By UFC 255 Odds

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s flyweight contender Jennifer Maia, who clocks in at No. 3 in the …read more

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Posted on November 20, 2020, 4:16 am By
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UFC 255 Clash: Shevchenko Vs. Maia!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Flyweight talents Valentina Shevchenko and Jennifer Maia will collide this weekend (Sat., …read more

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Cynthia Calvillo ready to step into UFC 255 title fight if Jennifer Maia misses weight

Cynthia Calvillo spoke to reporters Wednesday ahead of UFC 255.
Calvillo (9-1-1 MMA, 6-1-1 UFC) discussed her flyweight matchup with Katlyn Chookagian (14-4 MMA, 7-4 UFC), her desire to step into …read more

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UFC 255 | Pro fighters make their picks for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

In the co-main event of UFC 255, Valentina Shevchenko is looking to defend her flyweight title against Jennifer Maia. Heading into the fight, the champ is a -1800 favorite while …read more

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Maia: Underdog role ‘favors me,’ I’ll ‘surprise’ Shevchenko

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Female flyweight title challenger Jennifer Maia enjoys not having all the pressure on her side ahead of …read more

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UFC 255's Jennifer Maia unfazed by lopsided odds title bout vs. Valentina Shevchenko

Jennifer Maia could hardly care less about the oddsmakers ahead of her next UFC fight.
The UFC flyweight contender challenges champion Valentina Shevchenko (19-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) on Saturday in the …read more

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Jennifer Maia reveals Amanda Nunes sent her “a very long message” on how to beat Valentina Shevchenko

Jennifer Maia got a message from UFC champ-champ, Amanda Nunes on how to beat Valentina Shevchenko. In the co-main event of UFC 255, Jennifer Maia is set to fight Shevchenko …read more

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UFC 255 by the numbers: Head-to-head look at Shevchenko vs. Maia

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How Valentina Shevchenko and Jennifer Maia compare in key stats hearing into UFC 255 On Saturday, UFC …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2020, 12:46 am By
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UFC 255 Countdown: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

UFC 255 Countdown takes you into Brazil where flyweight Jennifer Maia readies to take on the division’s queen Valentina Shevchenko in the co-main event.

UFC 255 takes place on Saturday, Nov. …read more

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Video: UFC 255 'Countdown' for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

Did you miss the debut of UFC 255 “Countdown” or just want to watch it again? Check out the co-main event preview now.
The segment takes a special look at the …read more

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Video: Dan Hardy breaks down Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia at UFC 255

After defending the women’s flyweight title three times, Valentina Shevchenko will look to continue her reign of dominance at UFC 255.
Shevchenko (19-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) will put her title on …read more

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Rewatch Valentina Shevchenko maul Katlyn Chookagian ahead of UFC 255

UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko successfully defended her title for the third time earlier this year when she faced Katlyn Chookagian at UFC 247.

Shevchenko next faces Jennifer Maia for her …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Believes UFC 255 Is ‘More Special’ Due To Her Sister Also Competition On The Card

Both Valentina and Antonina Shevchenko will be competing on UFC 255. In the co-main event, Valentina is looking to defend her belt against Jennifer Maia while Antonina will take on …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko: UFC 255 'more special than others' to make history with sister Antonina

UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko’s next title defense will be something special for her career.
Shevchenko (19-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC) will defend her title against Jennifer Maia on Nov. 21 …read more

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Jennifer Maia Inspired By Holly Holm, Plans To Shock The World Against Valentina Shevchenko

Just as Holly Holm shocked the world with her knockout over Ronda Rousey, Jennifer Maia plans to do the same against Valentina Shevchenko. In the co-main event of UFC 255 …read more

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Jennifer Maia hopes to “surprise the world” against Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 255

Jennifer Maia is hoping to “surprise the world” when she fights UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 255. Maia was granted the title shot against Shevchenko after pulling …read more

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Maia inspired by Holm to shock the world against Shevchenko

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Female flyweight title challenger Jennifer Maia wants to do to Valentina Shevchenko what Holly Holm did to Ronda Rousey. The next …read more

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Brock Lesnar new featured fighter in EA Sports UFC 4 video game (trailer)

Heavyweight legend Brock Lesnar has entered the virtual-Octagon as part of the latest update for EA SPORTS UFC 4. Lesnar will be joined by fellow fighters Jennifer Maia and Askar …read more

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Jennifer Maia: ‘Everything Running According to Plan’ Ahead of UFC 255 Title Shot

As the most important fight of her career approaches, Jennifer Maia spoke to Sherdog.com about her final weeks of preparation for her upcoming fight against flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko in …read more

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