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Max Holloway can't rise past Cormier, Khabib in rankings

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway put on an uplifting performance, but he could not move up in ESPN’s pound-for-pound men’s MMA rankings. New flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko did get a …read more

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Joanne Calderwood talks Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk, ‘looking to jump the line’ in division

LAS VEGAS — Ahead of her fight at UFC on ESPN+ 1, Joanne Calderwood discusses the bout with Ariane Lipski on Jan. 19, her thoughts on the Valentina Shevchenko vs. …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko discusses possible future rematch with Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Last weekend, in the co-main event of UFC 232, Valentina Shevchenko captured the vacant UFC women’s flyweight title with a dominant decision defeat of former UFC strawweight Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
Speaking on …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Not Rushing To Rematch Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Over the weekend (Sat. December 8, 2018) Valentina Shevchenko took home a unanimous decision victory over Joanna Jedrzejczyk. The UFC 231 co-main event victory earned Shevchenko the vacant UFC women’s …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko in no rush to fight Joanna Jedrzejczyk again

Valentina Shevchenko’s one-sided victory over Joanna Jedrzejczyk on Saturday night at UFC 231 marked the first time the Eastern European duo crossed paths in an MMA cage. But they also …read more

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Shevchenko on next contender: ‘It doesn’t matter who... I’m ready’

Having secured the women’s 125 lb title with a win over Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231, Valentina Shevchenko is prepared to take on anyone the UFC can put in front …read more

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Dana White encourages Joanna Jedrzejczyk to go back to strawweight

Over the weekend, in the co-main event of UFC 231, former UFC strawweight queen Joanna Jedrzejczyk came up short in a flyweight title fight with the fearsome Valentina Shevchenko. Having …read more

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The MMA Hour with Kevin Lee, Valentina Shevchenko, Colby Covington, Monday Morning Analyst, Sound Off and more

12 p.m.: Show open.
12:05 p.m.: Specifically, what techniques and tactics did Max Holloway use to defeat Brian Ortega? We’ll break them down in the Monday Morning Analyst.
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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Max Holloway, Valentina Shevchenko and UFC 231's other winning fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 231’s losing fighters?)
The UFC hosted yet another memorable fight card in Toronto on Saturday with UFC 231, which took place at …read more

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Dana White Wants Joanna Jedrzejczyk to Return to Strawweight

Joanna Jedrzejczyk put up a great fight against Valentina Shevchenko over five rounds on Saturday night at UFC 231 but she still came up short in a unanimous decision loss. …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko plans to stay busy as UFC champion: 'I want action'

TORONTO – Given the UFC’s inaugural women’s flyweight title spent a year without getting defended, new champion Valentina Shevchenko wants to flip the script quickly.
Shevchenko (16-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) on …read more

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UFC Women’s Flyweight Champion Valentina Shevchenko Says She Has Unfinished Business With Amanda Nunes

Newly minted Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s flyweight title holder Valentina Shevchenko still thinks about her Sept. 2017 loss to Amanda Nunes. Shevchenko took on Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the vacant …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk opens up on her future after UFC 231 loss to Valentina Shevchenko

On Saturday night, in the co-main event of UFC 231, former UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk battled the fearsome Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant UFC women’s flyweight belt. Unfortunately for …read more

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UFC 231: Valentina Shevchenko Octagon Interview

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Valentina Shevchenko finally earned UFC gold at UFC 231 on Saturday by defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk and spoke with Joe Rogan after the win.
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Valentina Shevchenko planning long title reign, but still has ‘unfinished business’ with Amanda Nunes

TORONTO — Over a year has passed since the UFC first created its 125-pound women’s title, and still the belt has yet to be defended. Valentina Shevchenko intends to change …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Decisions Joanna Jedrzejczyk (UFC 231 Highlights)


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Check out highlights from the UFC 231 co-main event between Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the …read more

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UFC 231 Recap: Shevchenko decisions Jedrzejczyk to earn 125 lb title

UFC 231’s co-main event went the distance with Valentina Shevchenko besting her old rival Joanna Jedrzejczyk in a technical affair. Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk went for five rounds …read more

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UFC 231 video highlights: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

It was a long journey to get there, but Valentina Shevchenko is finally the UFC women’s flyweight champion after defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231.
Shevchenko (16-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) was …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Proud of UFC 231 Victory, but Has Unfinished Business with Amanda Nunes

Though she won’t go down in the history books as the first ever UFC women’s flyweight champion – that distinction belongs to Nicco MontanoValentina Shevchenko certainly made everyone …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk full fight video highlights

Watch Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk full fight video highlights from UFC 231’s co-main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega took place Dec. 9 at the …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Plans Strawweight Return Following UFC 231 Loss

Joanna Jedrzejczyk still hopes to have at least one more fight at strawweight. In the co-main event of UFC 231, Jedrzejczyk went one-on-one with Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant UFC …read more

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Fighters react to Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Former women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko and former strawweight queen Joanna Jedrzejczyk squared off for the promotions vacant flyweight title in the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC 231 event in …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Valentina Shevchenko’s win over Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231

Valentina Shevchenko became the new UFC flyweight champion after defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231. On Twitter, pro fighters praised her performance. Valentina Shevchenko is the new UFC female flyweight …read more

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UFC 231 results: Valentina Shevchenko defeats Joanna Jedrzejczyk to claim vacant UFC flyweight title

Valentina Shevchenko is finally a UFC champion.
Shevchenko has been through fight cancellations and close calls across two weight classes during her UFC career before finally having a title belt wrapped …read more

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UFC 231 video: Shevchenko vs Jedrzejczyk fight highlights

Watch highlights from the UFC 231 co-main event. Valentina Shevchenko showed technical brilliance once again, picking apart a great striker and former champion in Joanna Jedrzejczyk throughout five rounds. Shevchenko …read more

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UFC 231 Results: Valentina Shevchenko defeats Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Highlights)

Former women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko and former strawweight queen Joanna Jedrzejczyk squared off for the promotions vacant flyweight title in the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC 231 event in …read more

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UFC 231 results: Shevchenko claims title with technical masterpiece vs. Jedrzejczyk

TORONTO – It was a long journey to get there, but Valentina Shevchenko is finally the UFC women’s flyweight champion after defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231.
Shevchenko (16-3 MMA, 5-2 …read more

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Twitter reacts to Valentina Shevchenko's title victory over Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231

Valentina Shevchenko’s long pursuit for a UFC championship belt finally came to fruition on Saturday when she defeated Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231.
Shevchenko (16-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) claimed the vacant …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko defeats Joanna Jedzejczyk by unanimous decision to become UFC flyweight champion

Valentina Shevchenko defeats Joanna Jedzejczyk by unanimous decision, becomes flyweight champion …read more

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UFC 231 live blog: Shevchenko vs. Jedrzejczyk

TORONTO — This is the UFC 231 live blog for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk, a women’s flyweight championship bout at Saturday’s UFC event at Scotiabank Arena.
Shevchenko, who has won …read more

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UFC 231 primer: Shevchenko vs. Jedrzejczyk 

Get up to date on the co-main event of UFC 231 this weekend between Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk, In the co-main event of UFC 231 this Saturday night, Valentina …read more

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UFC 231: Joanna Jedrzejczyk – I’m the G.O.A.T.

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Former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk faces Valentina Shevchenko in the second ever women’s flyweight title fight at UFC 231 on Saturday.
TRENDING > Henry Cejudo vs. T.J. Dillashaw Moved …read more

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Fightweets: Pondering MMA’s promotional landscape in 2019

We’re finally at fight day, one with two fantastic title fights in Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega and Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk. But before we get to UFC 231, …read more

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UFC 231: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valentina Shevchenko – Joe Rogan Preview

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UFC commentator Joe Rogan breaks down one of the biggest fights of the year and the biggest women’s flyweight fight in UFC history between Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Says Muay Thai Losses To Valentina Shevchenko Don’t Bother Her

Joanna Jedrzejczyk isn’t putting much thought into her Muay Thai losses to Valentina Shevchenko. Tomorrow night (Dec. 8), Jedrzejczyk will collide with Shevchenko for the vacant Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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UFC 231 Clash: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Shevchenko!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Women’s Flyweight elites Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Valentina Shevchenko will collide this Saturday (Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC 231 inside Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
A pair …read more

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Jedrzejczyk not bothered by Muay Thai losses to Shevchenko

Joanna Jedrzejczyk won’t let her past defeats to Valentina Shevchenko get in her head when they meet in the Octagon at UFC 231. Former UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk doesn’t …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko: Joanna Jedrzejczyk knew better than to talk trash before UFC 231 title fight

TORONTO – Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s often-used mental warfare tactics have been largely absent ahead of UFC 231. However, that doesn’t come as any surprise to opponent Valentina Shevchenko.
Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 …read more

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Julianna Pena Wants UFC Return In 2019

Julianna Pena is hoping to return to the Octagon next year. Pena was last seen in action back in Jan. 2017. She lost to Valentina Shevchenko via submission. “Bullet” ended …read more

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Jedrzejczyk: ‘I will prove that I’m the GOAT of women’s MMA’ at UFC 231

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is confident about a win on Saturday night against Valentina Shevchenko, and her status as one of the greatest in women’s MMA. Former UFC strawweight champion Joanna …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk sorry – but also not – about UFC 231 flyweight title shot

TORONTO – When Nicco Montano was stripped of the inaugural UFC women’s flyweight title, Valentina Shevchenko was a shoo-in to fight for the vacant belt.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk, maybe not as much.
The …read more

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Backup Fighter for UFC 231 Co-Main Event Revealed

The co-main event of UFC 231 has two of the most reliable and professional athletes you will ever encounter in Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. But with all the busted …read more

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Unfiltered Episode 252

Renzo Gracie, Valentina Shevchenko and UFC 231 Preview & Picks
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UFC 231 Open Workout Highlights: Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk

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With UFC 231 just two days away, main and co-main event headliners Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk worked out for fans in Toronto.
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Valentina Shevchenko UFC 231 open workout highlights

TORONTO — At UFC 231 open workouts, Valentina Shevchenko put on a show for the fans and the media Thursday afternoon in Toronto. …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk to Critics: “I Deserve This Shot”

The co-main event of UFC 231 will feature Joanna Jedrzejczyk taking on Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant flyweight championship. While this bout has been met with enthusiasm and excitement from …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko says Joanna Jedrzejczyk knows mental warfare ‘doesn’t work’ on her

TORONTO — At UFC 231 open workouts, Valentina Shevchenko discusses training with her sister Antonina and few being able to match that, what she expects from Joanna Jedrzejczyk in the …read more

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Daily Debate results: Is Valentina Shevchenko in Joanna Jedrzejczyk's head before UFC 231?

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It’s easy to pick apart the ins and outs of MMA from what goes on inside the cage. But the mental game is far …read more

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Sijara Eubanks Decides to Move Up to Bantamweight

One month after Sijara Eubanks had hoped to face Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant flyweight championship, she will now be exiting the flyweight division (125) and entering the bantamweight division …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk believes win over Valentina Shevchenko proves she’s ‘the GOAT’

This Saturday night in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, the second ever UFC women’s flyweight champion will be crowned.
Battling it out will be the former 135-pound title challenger, Valentina ‘Bullet’ Shevchenko and …read more

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UFC 231 Pre-Fight Press Conference Face-Offs

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Featherweight champion Max Holloway and Brian Ortega as well as Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk faced off after the UFC 231 pre-fight press conference on Wednesday night.
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UFC 231: Pre-Fight Press Conference Recap

Wednesday evening Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jędrzejczyk gathered at UFC 231’s official press conference
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘It’s scary being in there with her’

On the third episode of UFC 231 Embedded, Max Holloway is mistaken for Tony Ferguson, Joanna Jedrzejczyk departs for Toronto, Valentina Shevchenko watches ice skating with her sister Antonina, Brian …read more

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UFC 231 press conference staredowns

TORONTO — At the UFC 231 press conference, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway faced off with challenger Brian Ortega, and Valentina Shevchenko squared off with former UFC champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk …read more

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UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega Pre-Fight Press Conference

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Ahead of their championship fights at UFC 231 in Toronto, UFC hosted a press conference with Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Dana White on …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Beating Valentina Makes Me GOAT of Women’s MMA

The co-main event of UFC 231 will feature the UFC flyweight debut of Joanna Jedrzejczyk when she takes on Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant flyweight championship in the night’s co-main …read more

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UFC 231 press conference video

At UFC 231 press conference, UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, along with UFC president Dana White, will answer questions from the media Wednesday afternoon. …read more

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UFC 231 Free Fight!: ‘JJ’ Knocks Out ‘Cookie Monster” To Win Title

Before Joanna Jedrzejczyk goes for her second title in as many divisions this Saturday night (Dec. 8, 2018) at UFC 231 against Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant Flyweight strap, let’s …read more

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Watch the UFC 231 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live, Wednesday at 5 PM ET

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Ahead of their championship fights at UFC 231 in Toronto, UFC will host a live press conference with Max Holloway, Brian Ortega, Valentina Shevchenko, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Dana …read more

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VIDEO: Valentina Shevchenko Talks UFC 231 Title Fight and Training with Cris Cyborg

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Valentina Shevchenko recently sat down with members of the media in Los Angeles to discuss her UFC 231 co-main event bout with former UFC strawweight champion Joanna …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Addresses Muay Thai Losses to Shevchenko

It has been well publicized that Joanna Jedrzejczyk has a competitive past against her opponent at UFC 231 Valentina Shevchenko in the sport of Muay Thai. All told, Shevchenko holds …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk All About ‘Making History’ Not Seeking Vengeance Against Valentina Shevchenko

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has plenty of experience against Valentina Shevchenko despite the fact that they are meeting in the UFC for the first time this Saturday night.
Long before Jedrzejczyk was a …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded: Is it T-City Time?

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On Episode 1 of UFC 231 Embedded, flyweight title contender Valentina Shevchenko prepares in Las Vegas, where her sister and training partner Antonina makes her Octagon debut. Former …read more

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UFC 231 Embedded, Episode 1: ‘It’s not how you start the race, it’s how you finish’

On the first episode of UFC 231 Embedded, Valentina Shevchenko watches her sister Antonina’s successful UFC debut, Joanna Jedrzejczyk nearly has a run-in with a rhino, featherweight champion Max Holloway …read more

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Watch Valentina Shevchenko Destroy Priscila Cachoeira (UFC 231 Free Fight)

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Valentina Shevchenko rebounded from her narrow split-decision loss to Amanda Nunes for the UFC bantamweight championship with a dominating performance in Belem Brazil earlier this year. At UFC …read more

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‘UFC 231 Countdown’ video

The ‘UFC 231 Countdown’ video features the main event clash between UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway and Brian Ortega and a co-main event fight between Valentina Shevchenko and former UFC …read more

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Video: Watch Valentina Shevchenko's full media lunch interview ahead of UFC 231

LOS ANGELES – On Saturday, Valentina Shevchenko will take her second crack at a UFC title.
In September 2017, Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) lost a close title fight to women’s …read more

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Countdown to UFC 231: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

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Go inside the lives and training camps of two extraordinary athletes preparing for UFC 231. A battle for the vacant UFC women’s flyweight championship between former strawweight champion …read more

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Watch Joanna Jedrzejczyk Batter Carla Esparza to Capture the Belt (UFC 231 Free Fight)

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Watch as Joanna Jedrzejczyk began her run as UFC strawweight champion by battering Carla Esparza to take the belt.
Jedrzejczyk squares off with Valentina Shevchenko in the UFC 231 …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko explains why muay Thai wins over Joanna Jedrzejczyk matter before UFC 231

LOS ANGELES – It’s been a decade since Valentina Shevchenko got ready to fight Joanna Jedrzejczyk, but she hasn’t forgotten their history.
Ten years ago, they were competitors trying to win …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko on History With Joanna: “It’s Affecting Her”

In the co-main event of UFC 231, Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk will compete for the vacant flyweight championship. The history shared between the two fighters goes back over a …read more

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UFC 231's Valentina Shevchenko thinks 'TUF 26' was mistake for women's flyweight

LOS ANGELES – One of the first questions posed to Valentina Shevchenko answered was whether she’s confident her fight will happen.
Of course, Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) answered yes. It’s …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko UFC 231 media lunch scrum

LOS ANGELES — At a UFC 231 media lunch, Valentina Shevchenko discusses her long history with Joanna Jedrzejczyk, how she views Jedrzejczyk as an opponent, training with Cris Cyborg, her …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko believes Muay Thai wins over Joanna Jedrzejczyk are ‘affecting her’

LOS ANGELES — Valentina Shevchenko trained at the same gym in Thailand as Joanna Jedrzejczyk, by chance, as they were both preparing for the Muay Thai world championships in 2007. …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko lets Joanna Jedrzejczyk know that flyweight is her ‘territory’

The second UFC women’s flyweight title bout in the promotion’s history takes place next month on December 8 at UFC 231 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The bout will feature one-time bantamweight …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Eyes 2019 Strawweight Title Shot

Joanna Jedrzejczyk will compete at flyweight for the first time in the UFC when she battles Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 231 for the vacant flyweight championship. Jedrzejczyk is enjoying the …read more

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Antonina Shevchenko Draws New Opponent for TUF 28 Finale

Antonina Shevchenko, the older sister of Valentina Shevchenko, now has a new opponent for the TUF 28 Finale scheduled to take place later this month on November 30th at the …read more

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UFC 230 Highlights: Sijara Eubanks Bests Roxanne Modafferi In MSG

Sijara Eubanks’ emotional road to UFC 230 is finally complete. Eubanks was initially slated to headline the Madison Square Garden card. She was to face Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant …read more

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Ben Askren lectures Sijara Eubanks for UFC 230 weigh-in miss: ‘Time to grow up’

For a fleeting moment, Sijara Eubanks was expected to battle Valentina Shevchenko for the UFC women’s flyweight title in the main event of UFC 230, which goes down in New …read more

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Ben Askren Criticizes Sijara Eubanks Over UFC 230 Scale Fail

Ben Askren believes Sijara Eubanks hasn’t done herself any favors. Eubanks was initially set to headline UFC 230 against Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant women’s flyweight title. Tons of blow …read more

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Video: Eubanks Misses Weight For Modafferi Fight

When Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was on the prowl for a UFC 230 main event, matchmakers briefly considered having Sijara Eubanks fight Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant 125-pound strap, until …read more

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Roxanne Modafferi hopeful of title shot with big UFC 230 win, but won't 'say my boobs was hot' to get it

NEW YORK – Roxanne Modafferi would, understandably, “absolutely love” to fight the winner of the upcoming flyweight title matchup between Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
There are some lines, however, that …read more

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Sijara Eubanks: ‘I’m going to get my belt one way or another’

For a moment, Sijara Eubanks was expected to headline this Saturday’s UFC 230 card against Valentina Shevchenko. Then, after a wave of fan backlash surrounding this main event, she was …read more

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PVZ Will Be Watching Jedrzejczyk vs. Shevchenko Closely

At UFC 231, the vacant UFC flyweight championship will be contested for. Former UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will face Valentina Shevchenko for the strap. The title bout will …read more

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Sijara Eubanks Takes Issue With Joe Rogan’s ‘Disrespectful’ Comments

Sijara Eubanks isn’t thrilled with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) color commentator Joe Rogan. Eubanks was initially going to take on Valentina Shevchenko for the vacant UFC women’s flyweight title. The …read more

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Sijara Eubanks unhappy with ‘disrespectful’ Joe Rogan

UFC women’s flyweight Sijara Eubanks knows she’s not popular with the fans.
Eubanks (3-2), a veteran of Season 26 of The Ultimate Fighter, was expected to challenge Valentina Shevchenko for the …read more

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Carmouche — Not Jedrzejczyk — Deserved Shevchenko Title Shot

Former women’s bantamweight bruiser, Liz Carmouche, already has a UFC win at 125 pounds. More importantly, she also holds a victory over women’s flyweight title contender, Valentina Shevchenko, thanks to …read more

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Liz Carmouche Explains Why She Deserves Valentina Shevchenko Fight

Longtime UFC bantamweight competitor Liz Carmouche believes she deserved a crack at Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 231. Carmouche is the only woman to have ever finished Shevchenko in her mixed …read more

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Liz Carmouche: I’m the one who deserves the Valentina Shevchenko fight

SAN DIEGO — Liz Carmouche has a solid rationale on why she, and not Joanna Jedrzejczyk or Nicco Montaño or Sijara Eubanks or anyone else, deserved the fight with Valentina …read more

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