Late 2024
Potentially

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

The tape

36
Age
36
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
65.4" / 166 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Full record

SD 5SUB 4SD 5KO 4KO 2
Form
UD 5UD 5SUB 2SUB 1UD 5
23
Wins
23
8
By KO
13
35
KO%
57
7
By Sub
4
30
SUB%
17
4
Losses
5
1
Stopped
2
1
Tapped
2
1
Draws
0
2003
Debut
2008
28
Bouts
28
81
Rounds
62
5 hours, 54 minutes
Fight Time
4 hours, 11 minutes

Current rankings @ Women’s Flyweight

1
UFC
-
-
Bellator
-
2
Tapology
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Valentina Shevchenko vs Amanda Nunes preview

When is Shevchenko vs Nunes III?

Valentina Shevchenko could potentially square off against Amanda Nunes, in Late 2024.

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 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.

Amanda Nunes would make her way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by knock out and 4 by submission.

The stats suggest Nunes would have a large advantage in power over Shevchenko, boasting a 57% knock out percentage over Shevchenko's 35%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Shevchenko would have an advantage over Nunes, with a 30% submission rate over Nunes' 17%.

Valentina Shevchenko is the same age as Amanda Nunes, at 36 years old.

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

Shevchenko is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of 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 19 more professional rounds, 81 to Nunes' 62.

Shevchenko vs Nunes III 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.

Amanda Nunes has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight, she won against Irene Aldana at UFC 289 on 10th June 2023 by unanimous decision in their championship fight at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, Canada.

Previous to that, she had won against Julianna Pena at UFC 277 on 30th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York City, United States.

Going into that contest, she had been beaten by Julianna Pena at UFC 269 on 11th December 2021 by submission in the 2nd round in their championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Before that, she had beaten 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.

She had defeated 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.

Activity check

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

Valentina Shevchenko last fought 8 months and 23 days ago, while Amanda Nunes' last outing was 11 months and 29 days ago.

Shevchenko's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 15 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 7 months and 16 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.

Nunes' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 2 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 9 months and 19 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.6 rounds on average.

What are the odds on Shevchenko vs Nunes III?

Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Shevchenko vs Nunes III 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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