Current rankings @ Flyweight
When is Shevchenko vs McCann?
Valentina Shevchenko could potentially square off against Molly McCann, in Early 2023.
The fight would take place over 5 rounds in the Flyweight division, which means the weight limit would be 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Shevchenko vs McCann stats
Valentina Shevchenko would step into the octagon with a record of 23 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Molly McCann would make her way to the cage with a record of 13 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest McCann would have an advantage in power over Shevchenko, with a 46% knock out percentage over Shevchenko's 35%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Shevchenko would have a large advantage over McCann, boasting at 30% submission rate over McCann's 0%.
Valentina Shevchenko is the older woman by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Shevchenko has a height advantage of 1 inch over McCann. This also extends to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Shevchenko is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made her debut in 2003, 12 years and 1 month earlier than McCann, whose first professional fight was in 2015. She has fought 29 more professional rounds, 72 to McCann's 43.
Shevchenko vs McCann form
Shevchenko has won 5 of her most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges twice.
In her last fight, she 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.
Previous to that, she had won against 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.
Going into that contest, she had beat 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.
Before that, she had defeated Jennifer Maia at UFC 255 on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
She had won against Katlyn Chookagian at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston.
McCann has beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In her last fight, she Erin Blanchfield at UFC 281 on 12th November 2022 by submission in the 1st round at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.
Previous to that, she had defeated Hannah Goldy at UFC Fight Night London on 23rd July 2022 by knockout in the 1st round at The O2, London, United Kingdom.
Going into that contest, she had beat Luana Carolina at UFC Fight Night London on 19th March 2022 by knockout in the 3rd round at 02 Arena, London.
Before that, she had won against Ji Yeon Kim at UFC Vegas 36 on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
She had been beaten by Taila Santos at UFC Fight Island 1 on 15th July 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
In terms of recent activity, Molly McCann has been fighting more than Valentina Shevchenko.
Valentina Shevchenko last fought 5 months and 12 days ago, while Molly McCann's last outing was 11 days ago.
Shevchenko's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 15 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
McCann's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 8 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 5 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.2 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Shevchenko vs McCann?
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