Late 2021
Potentially

Potential contest
5 rounds contest @ Flyweight
23-3-0
12-1-0

The tape

34
Age
36
5' 5" / 165 cm
Height
5' 6" / 167 cm
65.4" / 166 cm
Reach
67.3" / 171 cm

Full record

SD 5KO 4KO 2UD 5KO 3
Form
KO 4SD 5UD 5UD 3KO 2
23
Wins
12
8
By KO
4
35
KO%
33
7
By Sub
1
30
SUB%
8
3
Losses
1
1
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2003
Debut
2014
26
Bouts
13
72
Rounds
42
5 hours, 10 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 17 minutes

Current rankings @ Flyweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Valentina Shevchenko vs Juliana Velasquez preview

When is Shevchenko vs Velasquez?

Valentina Shevchenko could potentially fight Juliana Velasquez, in Late 2021.

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 Velasquez 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.

Juliana Velasquez would make her way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.

The stats suggest Shevchenko would have a slight advantage in power over Velasquez, with a 35% knock out percentage over Velasquez's 33%.

If the fight goes to the ground, their records suggest Shevchenko would have a large advantage over Velasquez, boasting at 30% submission rate over Velasquez's 8%.

Valentina Shevchenko is the younger woman by 2 years, at 34 years old.

Velasquez has a height advantage of 1 inch over Shevchenko. This also extends to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Shevchenko is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made her debut in 2003, 11 years and 7 months earlier than Velasquez, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She has fought 30 more professional rounds, 72 to Velasquez's 42.

Shevchenko vs Velasquez 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.

Velasquez has beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In her last fight, she Liz Carmouche at Bellator 278 on 22nd April 2022 by knockout in the 4th round in their Bellator Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, United States.

Previous to that, she had defeated Denise Kielholtz at Bellator 262 on 16th July 2021 by split decision in their Bellator Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Going into that contest, she had beat Ilima Lei Macfarlane at Bellator 254 on 10th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their Bellator Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville.

Before that, she had won against DB ERROR at Bellator 236 on 21st December 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu.

She had beat Kristina Williams at Bellator 224 on 12th July 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at WinStar World Casino, Thackerville.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Valentina Shevchenko has been fighting more than Juliana Velasquez.

Valentina Shevchenko last fought 5 months and 18 days ago, while Juliana Velasquez's last outing was 7 months and 7 days ago.

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.

Velasquez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 17 days, meaning she has been fighting on average every 8 months and 4 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 Velasquez?

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