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When is Shevchenko vs Suarez?
Valentina Shevchenko could potentially fight Tatiana Suarez, in Autumn/Fall 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 Suarez 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.
Tatiana Suarez would make her way to the cage with an unblemished record of 8 wins and 0 draws, with 2 of those by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggest Shevchenko would have a slight advantage in power over Suarez, with a 35% knock out percentage over Suarez's 25%.
If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Suarez would have a slight advantage over Shevchenko, with a 38% submission rate over Shevchenko's 30%.
Valentina Shevchenko is the older woman by 3 years, at 34 years old.
Suarez has 1-inch reach advantage.
Shevchenko is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 18 more fights, and made her debut in 2003, 11 years and 2 months earlier than Suarez, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She has fought 55 more professional rounds, 72 to Suarez's 17.
Shevchenko vs Suarez 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.
Shevchenko's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 21 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 6 months and 24 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Shevchenko vs Suarez?
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