Summer 2024
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Women’s Flyweight
23-4-1
12-2-0

The tape

36
Age
25
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 4" / 163 cm
65.4" / 166 cm
Reach
68.1" / 173 cm

Full record

SD 5SUB 4SD 5KO 4KO 2
Form
UD 5UD 3SUB 2SUB 1SUB 2
23
Wins
12
8
By KO
2
35
KO%
17
7
By Sub
4
30
SUB%
33
4
Losses
2
1
Stopped
0
1
Tapped
0
1
Draws
0
2003
Debut
2018
28
Bouts
14
81
Rounds
35
5 hours, 54 minutes
Fight Time
2 hours, 43 minutes

Current rankings @ Women’s Flyweight

1
UFC
3
-
Bellator
-
2
Tapology
4

Valentina Shevchenko vs Erin Blanchfield preview

When is Shevchenko vs Blanchfield?

Valentina Shevchenko could potentially face Erin Blanchfield, in Summer 2024.

The fight would be contested over 5 rounds in the Women’s Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).

Shevchenko vs Blanchfield stats

Valentina Shevchenko would step into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 4 losses and 1 draw, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.

Erin Blanchfield would make her way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 2 losses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggest Shevchenko would have an advantage in power over Blanchfield, with a 35% knock out percentage over Blanchfield's 17%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Blanchfield would have a slight advantage over Shevchenko, with a 33% submission rate over Shevchenko's 30%.

Valentina Shevchenko is the older woman by 11 years, at 36 years old.

Shevchenko has a height advantage of 1 inch over Blanchfield. Despite this, Blanchfield has a 3-inch reach advantage.

Shevchenko is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 14 more fights, and made her debut in 2003, 14 years and 10 months earlier than Blanchfield, whose first professional fight was in 2018. She has fought 46 more professional rounds, 81 to Blanchfield's 35.

Shevchenko vs Blanchfield form

Shevchenko has beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going to the judges once.

In her last fight, she drew with Alexa Grasso at UFC Fight Night – Grasso vs. Shevchenko 2 on 16th September 2023 by split draw in their 5 round contest in their UFC Women’s Strawweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, she had lost to Alexa Grasso at UFC 285 on 4th March 2023 by submission in the 4th round in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, she had won against Taila Santos at UFC 275 on 11th June 2022 by split decision in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.

Before that, she had beaten Lauren Murphy at UFC 266 on 25th September 2021 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

She had defeated Jessica Andrade at UFC 261 on 24th April 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.

Erin Blanchfield has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight, she was beaten by Manon Fiorot at UFC Fight Night: Blanchfield vs. Fiorot on 30th March 2024 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, United States.

Previous to that, she was victorious against Taila Santos at UFC Fight Night – Holloway vs. Korean Zombie on 26th August 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.

Going into that contest, she had won against Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night: Andrade vs. Blanchfield on 18th February 2023 by submission in the 2nd round at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, she had beaten Molly McCann at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York City.

She had defeated JJ Aldrich at UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Rozenstruik on 4th June 2022 by submission in the 2nd round at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Erin Blanchfield has been fighting more than Valentina Shevchenko.

Valentina Shevchenko last fought 7 months and 29 days ago, while Erin Blanchfield's last outing was 1 month and 15 days ago.

Shevchenko's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 21 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 7 months and 11 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.

Blanchfield's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 11 months and 11 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 4 months and 22 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Shevchenko vs Blanchfield?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Shevchenko vs Blanchfield yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.

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