Valentina Shevchenko vs Katlyn Chookagian will be the UFC fight between title defending Shenchenko and title contender Chookagian. Valentina has become one of the most popular fighters for her deadly fighting skills. Also, there are opinions that she is the current most dominant fighter in UFC. On the other hand, Katlyn has a 12-2 record and has worked hard to get a title shot. So this is a very big opportunity for her. Thu should be a very entertaining match. To have more insights about this MMA Valentina Shevchenko vs Katlyn Chookagian fight, please read our preview below.
It is arguably if Valentina is most dominant higher at the moment, but one thing nobody doubts is her deadly fighting skills. She manages to crush an opponent in the most unexpected moment. Surely she is dominant because her record in MMA is 18-3, last year were busy for her, as she already managed to defend her title twice. One of those fights was against Carmouche, against whom Shevchenko lost because of doctor‘s stoppage. Hard to imagine what should happen, so that Valentina would not defend her title the third time, but Chookagian has already proven to be a hard worker and that she earned this chance.
Chookagian has a record of 12 wins and only 2 losses, her last fight was last year November 2 against Maia at UFC 244. It was a bizarre fight, as before fight Maia weighed 127.2 pounds. 1.2 pound more than it is allowed and she was punished by 25% of her purse. Nevertheless, Katlyn was not distracted by these things and managed to win a fight by unanimous decision. However, her current opponent is the toughest challenge she had and if she wants to have a chance to claim the title, she must knock out Valentina. Because, the Champion is dominating in the ring and if it comes to decision, Shevchenko will win.
Valentina Shevchenko vs Katlyn Chookagian H2H
Both fighters have never faced each other before.
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