Valentina Shevchenko officially made weight for her UFC 231 bout with Joanna Jędrzejczyk on Saturday for the vacant women’s flyweight title.
— UFC (@ufc) December 7, 2018
UFC 231 takes place Saturday night, Dec. 8, from Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The main event features a featherweight championship as champion Max Holloway puts his 12-fight winning streak on the line against the unbeaten Brian “T-City” Ortega. In the co-main event the women’s vacant flyweight championship is on the line as former … Read more
UFC 231 goes down on Saturday in Toronto, Ontario, Canada at the Scotiabank Arena. The main event features a featherweight title bout between champion Max Holloway and surging contender Brian Ortega. The odds for the fight were initially all over the place but now it seems that they have stabilized enough to get a clear … Read more
UFC 231 doesn’t seem to have much of a hype train behind it even with two amazing fights atop the card. There is a championship main event between featherweights Brian Ortega and Max Holloway(c) and a flyweight title fight pitting Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Valentina Shevchenko. Both of those have the potential to be fight of … Read more
Social media trolls have warned former UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano, and we’re not kidding here, to do a number of things to avoid a fight with top contender Valentina Shevchenko. Seriously, these were some of the things posted on Twitter by trolls… Get a sex change Drop weight classes Leave the country Go … Read more
Nicco Montano was scheduled to defend her flyweight title against Valentina Shevchenko tomorrow at UFC 228. It was reported earlier this morning that the champ was hospitalized putting the bout in jeopardy. Now it appears that fans worst fears were confirmed. One of her training partners, Steve Hanna told MMAFighting that Montano has been “treated … Read more
At UFC Belem we saw Valentina Shevchenko and Lyoto Machida coming away with big wins. The post fight press conference was held shortly after the event. Check it out.
Michael Bisping is a great fighter, maybe not a great dancer, but a great fighter all the same. A video was posted to Instagram of him doing women’s bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko’s signature dance. Check it out.
MMA Junkie reported the UFC 215 Reebok payout figures and as expected they are still mind bogglingly ridiculous. Only four fighters got $20K or more and to put that in perspective upper mid card fighters like Brendan Schaub were making over $100K a fight before the UFC/Reebok deal and that can be fact checked. Here … Read more