Late 2021
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Women’s Flyweight
23-3-0
22-5-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Women's Flyweight

The tape

34
Age
34
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
65.4" / 166 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Full record

SD 5KO 4KO 2UD 5KO 3
Form
UD 5SUB 2SUB 1UD 5UD 5
23
Wins
22
8
By KO
13
35
KO%
59
7
By Sub
4
30
SUB%
18
3
Losses
5
1
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
2
0
Draws
0
2003
Debut
2008
26
Bouts
27
72
Rounds
57
5 hours, 10 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 46 minutes

Current rankings @ Women’s Flyweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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1
Tapology
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Valentina Shevchenko vs Amanda Nunes preview

When is Shevchenko vs Nunes III?

Valentina Shevchenko could square off against Amanda Nunes, during the of Shevchenko vs Nunes III, in Late 2021.

The fight would take place 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 Nunes III stats

Valentina Shevchenko would step into the ring 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.

Amanda Nunes would make her way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggest Nunes would have a large advantage in power over Shevchenko, boosting at 59% knock out percentage over Shevchenko's 35%.

Valentina Shevchenko is the same age as Amanda Nunes, at 34 years old.

Nunes has a height advantage of 3 inches over Shevchenko. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.

Shevchenko is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made her debut in 2003, 4 years and 10 months earlier than Nunes, whose first professional fight was in 2008. She has fought 15 more professional rounds, 72 to Nunes' 57.

Shevchenko vs Nunes III 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.

Amanda Nunes has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight, she defeated Julianna Pena at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Previous to that, she had been beaten by Julianna Pena at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by submission in the 2nd round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, she had defeated Megan Anderson at UFC 259 on 6th March 2021 by submission in the 1st round in their UFC Women’s Featherweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, she had beat Felicia Spencer at UFC 250 on 6th June 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Featherweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

She had won against Germaine de Randamie at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Valentina Shevchenko has been fighting more than Amanda Nunes.

Valentina Shevchenko last fought 3 months and 13 days ago, while Amanda Nunes' last outing was 1 month and 25 days ago.

Shevchenko's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 16 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 6 months and 10 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.

Nunes' last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 10 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 6 months and 22 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.

Valentina Shevchenko vs Amanda Nunes news

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