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Valentina Shevchenko Wants Revenge Against Amanda Nunes

Former UFC bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko is already calling her shots. She made her flyweight debut under the UFC banner earlier this month by scoring a submission win over …read more

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After flyweight title, Valentina Shevchenko already eyes 'revenge' with Amanda Nunes

AUSTIN, Texas – We all saw how great former UFC bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko looked in her debut as a flyweight for the promotion.
Just how good did she feel, …read more

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UFC fighter rankings: Women’s flyweight has a new number one contender

A certain someone will be looking for a title fight with Nicco Montano in the near future. Valentina Shevchenko is back in a prime position. After losing two razor-close fights …read more

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Dana White Rips Referee Mario Yamasaki, Promises ‘You’re Not Going to See Him Again’

Dana White vows that Mario Yamasaki will not referee another fight in the UFC after mishandling Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira …read more

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Invicta Flyweight Champ, Jennifer Maia Isn’t Afraid of Valentina Shevchenko, “I’ll fight whoever is in front of me”

When you bring up the discussion of best female flyweight fighters in the world today, very few if any will say that Invicta FC champion, Jennifer Maia isn’t #1. The …read more

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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 69 // Valentina Shevchenko

BJPENN Radio returns tonight at 8PM ET/5PM PT!
8:15PM ET- Our guest for the evening is “Bullet” Valentina Shevchenko. Following what can only be described as one of the most dominant …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko defends UFC Belem stoppage: I wouldn’t change anything else

Referee Mario Yamasaki might the most unpopular man in MMA right now. The MMA community brought out the torches and pitchforks after he let Valentina Shevchenko brutalize the grossly outmatched …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2617 with Matt Mitrione, Valentina Shevchenko, Ben Saunders, more

Stream or download Wednesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Matt Mitrione, Valentina Shevchenko, Ben Saunders, Dominique Steele, and Kyle Stewart.
Shevchenko discussed her win over Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Fight …read more

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UFC rankings update: Valentina Shevchenko surges up women’s flyweight list

In the wake of last weekend’s UFC Belem card, the UFC has updated its official rankings. The biggest shakeups in this latest iteration of the rankings can all be attributed …read more

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Invicta FC champion Jennifer Maia close to signing with the UFC, eyes debut against Valentina Shevchenko

There aren’t many female flyweights willing to enter a cage with Valentina Shevchenko, especially after her one-sided beating over Priscila Cachoeira, but Jennifer Maia is up for it.
Shevchenko dominated and …read more

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Latest UFC rankings update: Valentina Shevchenko shakes up flyweight, bantamweight top 15

Trouncing an Octagon rookie is typically not the kind of performance that vaults a fighter into the No. 1 contender spot, but then again, Valentina Shevchenko is no ordinary flyweight.
“Bullet,” …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko defends Mario Yamasaki's stoppage: 'She didn't want to quit easily'

UFC women’s flyweight title contender Valentina Shevchenko’s first plan of action is some rest and relaxation after her recent win over Priscila Cachoeira.
But if the UFC calls her with a …read more

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On this week’s show, the panel will discuss the changes to UFC 222, the state of UFC 221, Tyron Woodley vs. Nate Diaz, Valentina Shevchenko’s dominant win, CM Punk’s potential …read more

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VIDEO | Rose Namajunas: If I’m Looking Like That in a Fight, Throw in the Towel

There has been a lot on mixed opinions and controversy since Valentina Shevchenko’s domination against Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Belem. So much so, that Shevchenko’s amazing performance has taken a …read more

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VIDEO | Rose Namajunas: If I’m Looking Like That in a Fight, Throw in the Towel

There has been a lot on mixed opinions and controversy since Valentina Shevchenko’s domination against Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Belem. So much so, that Shevchenko’s amazing performance has taken a …read more

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Rose Namajunas talks Joanna Jedrzejczyk rematch, Valentina Shevchenko’s recent win, Ronda Rousey to WWE, more

NEW YORK — UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas discusses her upcoming UFC 223 rematch against Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Jedrzejczyk’s recent weight-cutting comments, Valentina Shevchenko’s dominant win at UFC Belem, referee Mario …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC Belem

The aftermath of Saturday’s UFC Belem show has featured more talk about the non-stoppage of the Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira fight than any performances by fighters.
The fight was as …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Valentina Shevchenko, Matt Mitrione, Dominique Steele, Kyle Stewart

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Valentina Shevchenko, Matt Mitrione, Dominique Steele and Kyle Stewart.
Shevchenko defeated Priscila Cachoeira this past Saturday at …read more

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Mario Yamasaki Responds to Criticism over Refereeing at UFC Belem

During last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 125 event in Belém, Brazil, referee Mario Yamasaki was heavily criticized for not intervening earlier in the flyweight co-main event between Valentina Shevchenko and …read more

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Joe Rogan: Mario Yamasaki should've stopped Valentina Shevchenko fight '15 or 20 times'

Add longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan to the list of people who thought referee Mario Yamasaki botched his duty to ensure fighter safety at UFC Fight Night 125.
Yamasaki has come …read more

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Coach told Priscila Cachoeira to ‘shut up’ about injured knee in between rounds at UFC ‘Belem’

Aside from suffering a one-sided beatdown at the hands of Valentina Shevchenko at UFC Fight Night 125 this past Saturday (Feb. 3, 2018) in Belem, Brazil, Priscila Cachoeira also suffered …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko defends Priscila Cachoeira’s coaches’ decision to not throw in the towel

One of the prevailing narratives to emerge from Valentina Shevchenko’s dominant win at UFC Belem was not only how good Shevchenko looked in her 125-pound debut — she looked like …read more

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CABMMA Releases Statement Regarding Mario Yamasaki’s UFC Belem Officiating

The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) was not going to be silent following UFC Belem. In the co-main event of UFC Belem, Valentina Shevchenko took on Priscila Cachoeira. It was …read more

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Brazilian Commission issues statement on Priscila Cachoeira’s brutal loss to Valentina Shevchenko

Over the weekend, Brazilian fighter Priscila Cachoeira experienced a brutal beatdown at the hands of Valentina Shevchenko, absorbing a brain-rattling 230 strikes en route to a second-round submission loss.
In the …read more

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CABMMA issues statement on controversial UFC Belem co-main event

Mario Yamasaki admits that he could have stopped the UFC Belem co-main event a bit sooner, and the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission thinks he most definitely should have.
Valentina Shevchenko mauled …read more

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Cachoeira Coach: No Athlete Wants Corner to Throw in Towel During Fight

Priscila Cachoeira’s coach has no regrets when it comes to his fighter’s bout against Valentina Shevchenko this past weekend. …read more

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Mario Yamasaki: I allowed Cachoeira ‘to be a warrior and keep fighting’ vs. Shevchenko

Veteran MMA referee Mario Yamasaki released a statement on his decision making in the UFC Belem co-main between Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira. Having come under fire for his controversial …read more

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Mario Yamasaki on UFC stoppage controversy: I allowed Priscila Cachoeira 'to be a warrior'

The negative opinions on Mario Yamasaki’s controversial stoppage between Valentina Shevchenko and Prisicila Cachoeira have run rampant. Now the veteran referee is speaking his piece.
In the FS1-televised co-headliner at UFC …read more

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Mario Yamasaki Issues Response to Shevchenko vs. Cachoeira Firestorm

Veteran referee Mario Yamasaki responded on Monday to a mountain of scrutiny for his handling of the Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira bout. …read more

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Mario Yamasaki breaks silence about the controversial UFC Belem co-main event

Mario Yamasaki was heavily criticized after the flyweight bout between Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira for not stopping the fight sooner and allowing “Pedrita” to take unnecessary damage. Cachoeira was …read more

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Shevchenko defends Cachoeira slaughter: It wasn’t a mismatch!

This past weekend (Sat., Feb. 3, 2018), Valentina Shevchenko made her impressive Flyweight debut by dismantling Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Fight Night 125 in Belem, Brazil, in what was an …read more

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Cachoeira tore ACL at UFC Belem; coach told her to ‘shut up’ about it between rounds

Priscila Cachoeira suffered a devastating injury early in her bout against Valentina Shevchenko, and now her coach reveals that they pushed her to fight through it. And it seems Cachoeira …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira Receives Lengthy UFC Fight Night 125 Medical Suspension After Brutal Bout

Priscila Cachoeira received a potential six months on the sidelines following her drubbing at the hands of Valentina Shevchenko. …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira Defends Coach After Brutal Loss to Shevchenko: ‘Throwing in the Towel, Never’

There was plenty of criticism to go around following Priscila Cachoeira’s lopsided loss to Valentina Shevchenko in the UFC Fight Night 125 co-main event. …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira defends coach amid widespread criticism: those on the outside don’t know anything

Last weekend, Priscila Cachoeira was brutalized by the far more experienced Valentina Shevchenko en route to a second-round submission loss. Cachoeira’s loss was so decisive that many fans and pundits …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 suspensions: Priscila Cachoeira faces six months

Following a brutal beatdown at UFC Fight Night 125, Priscila Cachoeira is facing a six-month medical suspension.
Cachoeira (8-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC), who was submitted by Valentina Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Valentina Shevchenko’s manager feels Cachoeira fight “could have been stopped sooner”

Former UFC bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko could not have been more impressive in her Saturday night flyweight debut, out-landing her opponent Priscila Cachoeira by a 230-3 margin en-route to …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira Reveals She Needs Surgery Following Valentina Shevchenko Beatdown

Priscila Cachoeira revealed that she will need surgery following a brutal beatdown at the hands of Valentina Shevchenko at UFC Belem. …read more

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UFC Belem medical suspensions: Priscila Cachoeira, Tim Johnson potentially out 180 days

Priscila Cachoeira is not the only fighter to get long medical suspension after UFC Belem.
“Pedrita” was issued a 180-day suspension after losing to Valentina Shevchenko last Saturday, and will have …read more

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Mario who? Priscila Cachoeira’s corner was ready to let her die against Valentina Shevchenko at UFC Belem

“She was truly a warrior.” — Coach Gilliard Parana I hate to interrupt the torch-lighting ceremony, but we may want to save a few pitchforks for the corner of Priscila …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira refutes criticism, defends coach: 'We're the ones who know my limits'

Priscila Cachoeira had a difficult night in the cage with Valentina Shevchenko but says she’d still fight the ex-title-challenger “another 10 times” without even thinking twice.
Cachoeira (8-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira sustained major knee injury in lopsided loss to Valentina Shevchenko

Over the weekend, in the co-main event of the UFC’s trip to Belem, Brazilian flyweight Priscila Cachoeira stepped into the Octagon for the first time. Despite the fact she was …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko sets her sights on flyweight champ Nicco Montano

The new arrival at 125 pounds made it clear after her big win that she wants a shot at the belt next. Former bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko made her mark …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Heaps Praise on Overmatched Opponent Takes Aim at UFC Title

After a dominant performance in her flyweight debut in the UFC Fight Night 125 co-main event, Paul Felder chatted with Valentina Shevchenko inside the Octagon. …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira looking at surgery for ACL and meniscus tears suffered in loss to Shevchenko

Priscila Cachoeira’s rough UFC debut, it turns out, was even rougher than it appeared.
After being submitted by Valentina Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) in the second round of a one-sided …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 post-event facts: Valentina Shevchenko's blowout produces staggering numbers

The UFC’s first international event of the year went down Saturday with UFC Fight Night 125 at Mangueirinho Gymnasium in Belem, Para, Brazil. It aired on FS1 following prelims on …read more

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Tyron Woodley: Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira ‘Should Have Been Stopped Way Earlier’

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley believes the Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira fight on Saturday was allowed to go on way too long. …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira suffered serious knee injury in UFC Belem loss to Valentina Shevchenko

BELEM, BrazilPriscila Cachoeira will be forced to go under the knife following a rough UFC debut.
“Pedrita” lost a one-sided fight to Valentina Shevchenko in the co-main event of …read more

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Opinion: Mario Yamasaki and UFC should share blame for Priscila Cachoeira’s prolonged beating

Former UFC bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko could not have been more impressive in her Saturday night flyweight debut, out-landing her opponent Priscila Cachoeira by a 230-3 margin en-route to …read more

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Just Give Valentina Shevchenko The Flyweight Title Shot Already

Following a historically dominant-performance that ended with a second-round submission win over Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Fight Night 125, it’s obvious that Valentina Shevchenko should be next in line to …read more

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UFC Belem athlete outfitting pay: Lyoto Machida gets $20K, Valentina Shevchenko gets $5K

Last night, the UFC touched down in Belem, Brazil with UFC Fight Night 125. In the main event of this 11-fight card, struggling former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 results from last night: Valentina Shevchenko vs Priscila Cachoeira fight recap

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight contender Valentina Shevchenko collided with newcomer Priscila Cachoeira last night (Feb. 3, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 125 inside Arena Guilherme Paraense in Belem, Brazil.
Shevchenko …read more

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UFC President Dana White trashes “incompetent” Mario Yamasaki after Shevchenko-Cachoeira fight

Last night, in the co-main event of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Belem, Brazil, former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made her debut in the new UFC women’s …read more

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Shevchenko dominant in Belem co-main

SHEVCHENKO vs CACHOEIRA
A heavy favorite in her UFC flyweight debut, former bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made an immediate statement in the UFC Belem co-main event at Arena Guilherme Paraense …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 video highlights: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira

Valentina Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) announced herself as an immediate contender at 125 pounds, scoring a brutal beatdown of UFC newcomer Priscila Cachoeira (8-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) in a …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko has only flyweight champ Nicco Montano on her mind after UFC-Belem win

Newly minted UFC women’s flyweight Valentina Shevchenko thinks she’s right where she belongs in her new weight division – or rather, her usual one.
Now, Shevchenko looks forward to fulfilling a …read more

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Dana White hopes Mario Yamasaki won’t ref another UFC fight after Shevchenko-Cachoeira

UFC president Dana White was among many who criticized referee Mario Yamasaki and his refusal to stop Valentina Shevchenko from bludgeoning Priscila Cachoeira. In the UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. …read more

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UFC Belem bonuses: Valentina Shevchenko snags second Performance of the Night

The UFC’s first trip to Belem was a fruitful one for Valentina Shevchenko, Anthony Smith, and a pair of Brazilian fighters.
Shevchenko put on a one-sided beating on Priscila Cachoeira in …read more

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UFC Belem post-fight bonuses: Valentina Shevchenko punishes Cachoeira in POTN win

Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Anders in Belem, Brazil. The Arena Guilherme Paraense in Belem, Brazil was home to a mediocre …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 bonuses: Valentina Shevchenko’s brutal beatdown leads $50K winners

The action was plentiful last night (Sat., Feb. 3, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 125 live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Arena Guilherme Paraense in Belem, Brazil, as former …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Annihilated Priscila Cachoeira (UFC Belem Highlights)

Check out highlights from the UFC Fight Night 125 co-main event between Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira on Saturday in Belém, Brazil. …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira full fight video highlights

Watch Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira full fight video highlights from UFC Belem’s co-main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Anders took place Feb. 3 at …read more

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UFC Belem in Tweets: Pros react to Lyoto Machida vs. Eryk Anders, Valentina Shevchenko’s violent flyweight debut

Lyoto Machida ain’t done yet and Nicco Montano’s days with the UFC women’s flyweight belt may soon be numbered.
Those were the two major takeaways from UFC Belem on Saturday …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 bonuses: Valentina Shevchenko's domination among night's winners

Thiago “Marreta” Santos, Anthony Smith, Valentina Shevchenko and Iuri Alcantara each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at today’s UFC Fight Night 125 event.
Santos and Smith earned the “Fight of …read more

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Dana White: Mario Yamasaki should 'never set foot' in octagon again after Shevchenko-Cachoeira

There were many people horrified by Mario Yamasaki’s delayed stoppage in the UFC Fight Night 125 co-main event between Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira. UFC President Dana White might be …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Mauls Priscila Cachoeira in One-Sided Fight (UFC Belem Results)

Former women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made her flyweight debut against promotional newcomer Priscila Cachoeira on Saturday. …read more

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Twitter reacts to Valentina Shevchenko's flyweight debut, Yamasaki's poor stoppage at UFC-Belem

Valentina Shevchenko made a successful debut in the UFC flyweight division on Saturday when she defeated promotional newcomer Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Fight Night 125.
Following a title-fight loss to bantamweight …read more

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UFC Belem video highlights: Valentina Shevchenko smashes, submits Priscila Cachoeira

Check out the full fight video highlights of Valentina Shevchenko battering Priscila Cachoeira before subbing her in the UFC Belem co-main event. In the UFC Belem co-main event, the UFC’s …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 results: Valentina Shevchenko mauls Priscila Cachoeira during inexplicably lengthy beatdown

Valentina Shevchenko (15-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) announced herself as an immediate contender at 125 pounds, scoring a brutal beatdown of UFC newcomer Priscila Cachoeira (8-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) in a …read more

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Submission! Watch Valentina Shevchenko demolish Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Belem

Former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made a strong entrance to the newly-minted flyweight division last night (Sat., Feb. 3, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 125 live on …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 results: Valentina Shevchenko utterly dominates, taps Priscila Cachoeira in the 2nd

Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira met in the Octagon last night (Sat., Feb. 3, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 125 in Mangueirinho Gymnasium in Belem, Brazil, broadcast live on FOX …read more

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UFC Belem results: Valentina Shevchenko destroys Priscila Cachoeira, chokes her out in round 2

Valentina Shevchenko brutalized Priscila Cachoeira before choking her out in the UFC Belem co-main event. The UFC Belem co-main event witnessed the UFC’s #1 bantamweight Valentina Shevchenko debut at 125 …read more

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UFC Belem live blog: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira

This is the UFC Belem live blog for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Priscila Cachoeira, a women’s flyweight bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the Mangueirinho Arena in Belem, Brazil.
Shevchenko, a …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 Results: Valentina Shevchenko destroys Priscila Cachoeira

UFC Fight Night 125 Results: Valentina Shevchenko destroys Priscila Cachoeira
Former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made her flyweight debut at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 125 in Belem, Brazil …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 pre-event facts: Valentina Shevchenko makes anticipated flyweight debut

(This story first was published Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018.)
UFC Fight Night 125 marks the UFC’s debut in Belem, Para, Brazil. The event takes place at Mangueirinho Gymnasium and airs on …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko hopes successful flyweight debut leads to title shot

As soon as the UFC’s flyweight division was established, Valentina Shevchenko was predicted to rise to prominence within the bracket.
A decorated Muay Thai world champion, Shevchenko had little or …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Priscila Cachoeira plans to ‘shock’ UFC with KO win over Valentina Shevchenko at UFC Belem

BELEM, BrazilValentina Shevchenko is already seen by many pundits and fans as a future flyweight title contender, even before making her 125-pound debut in the UFC. But Priscila …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Anders - Main card preview

Get the scoop on UFC Belem’s main card, featuring recent title challenger Valentina Shevchenko and a middleweight showdown between Thiago Santos and Anthony Smith. For all the criticism that has …read more

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UFC Belem fighters predict Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier

BELEM, Brazil — Valentina Shevchenko, Lyoto Machida, Eryk Anders, and the rest of the stars of UFC Belem give their breakdowns for the highly-anticipated UFC 226 superfight between Stipe Miocic …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Unfiltered Episode 167: Cat Zingano, Valentina Shevchenko and UFC Fight Night Belem Preview

“Alpha” Cat Zingano joins the show for the first time and talks about returning to the Octagon at UFC 222 vs. Ketlen Vieira, dealing with back-to-back losses to Ronda Rousey …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko had trouble finding opponent to accept flyweight UFC Belem fight

BELEM, BrazilValentina Shevchenko discusses her upcoming fight with Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Belem, how easy her weight cut is for her first bout at flyweight, her love for …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC Fight Night 125: Machida vs. Anders Open Workouts

Check out the UFC Fight Night 125 Open Workouts, featuring Lyoto Machida, Eryk Anders, Valentina Shevchenko, Priscila Cachoeira, and John Dodson. …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

UFC Fight Night 125 card: Valentina Shevchenko vs Priscila Cachoeira full fight preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Flyweight strikers Valentina Shevchenko and Priscila Cachoeira this Saturday (Feb. 3, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 125 inside Arena Guilherme Paraense in Belem, Brazil.
Shevchenko very …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko showcases dangerous dance at UFC Belem open workouts

BELEM, Brazil — Ahead of her fight at UFC Belem with Priscila Cachoeira, Valentina Shevchenko showed off a fearsome new dance at open workouts Wednesday.
See the full workout highlights …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Valentina Shevchenko says ‘business’ with Amanda Nunes — and Joanna Jędrzejczyk — is not over

Ahead of her flyweight debut at UFC Belem, Valentina Shevchenko spoke about two rivalries that she hopes to revisit some day. Number-one ranked bantamweight Valentina Shevchenko makes her flyweight …read more

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UFC Fight Night 125 pre-event facts: Valentina Shevchenko makes anticipated flyweight debut

UFC Fight Night 125 marks the UFC’s debut in Belem, Para, Brazil. The event takes place at Mangueirinho Gymnasium and airs on FS1 following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
A …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko on rookie opponent: ‘I don’t believe in easy fights,’ she stepped up when big names didn’t

Former UFC bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko spoke about her flyweight debut at this Saturday’s UFC Belem. Former UFC bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko (14-3) makes her flyweight debut …read more

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‘This is Rose’s time now’: Valentina Shevchenko thinks Rose Namajunas wins rematch with Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Rose Namajunas shocked the world with her first-round TKO win over former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217, but training partner Valentina Shevchenko wasn’t surprised.
Although some are predicting that the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Sarah Kaufman Upping the Ante Heading into Invicta FC 27

Following a split-decision loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on Fox 17 in December of 2015, bantamweight Sarah Kaufman spent the next 16 months off. When Kaufman returned in March …read more

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Sarah Kaufman predicts 18 months to be 'back in UFC and in title contention'

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – In December 2015 Sarah Kaufman dropped a split decision to former title challenger Valentina Shevchenko in the last fight of a UFC contract …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Valentina Shevchenko Predicted Rose Namajunas’ Title Victory

Prior to the massive upset that turned out to be Rose Namajunas vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Joanna was looking for a fight with Valentina Shevchenko at 135 lbs. Yep…that’s two weight …read more

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Priscila Cachoeira: From Crack Addiction and Sexual Abuse to the UFC

Priscila Cachoeira makes an unlikely UFC debut against former title challenger Valentina Shevchenko at UFC Belem in February For Cachoeira, things could have been very different. “A series of things …read more

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