Last March, Guadalajara native Alexa Grasso became Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) champion. In the flyweight categorydefeat Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenkohe didn’t want to leave the situation like this and will try to regain the title this Saturday.
Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2 This will be a fight in which the former champion will seek revenge against the Mexican, who was crowned champion less than a year after making his UFC debut.
What did you think of the fight between Alexa Grasso and Valentina Shevchenko?
It was six months ago that the Mexican and Kyrgyz fighter competed for the UFC women’s flyweight title. Valentina defended it, but Alexa wanted to make sports history by becoming the first “mexa” to get it.
Grasso made a clearer connection to his blunderer. during the fourth round: She missed a roundhouse kick and sold it back to the fighter from Guadalajara, Jalisco.
Alexa seized the opportunity and jumped on her back, sending the then-champion into a corner. New queen of the UFC flyweight division Won by submission against Shevchenko.
How will Alexa Grasso and Valentina Shevchenko arrive for the fight on September 16th?
Ahead of the second match between the women’s teams of Mexico and Kyrgyzstan, both teams are maintaining good results.
For example, Alexa Grasso fought 19 times in her UFC career as a professional boxer, earning a record of 16 wins and 3 losses.
On the other side is the combative Valentina Shevchenko, who has a 23-4 losing streak in 27 fights, including one against the Mexican.
Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2: Match details
tonight, Valentina Shevchenko aims to regain belt For five years now, she has been the UFC flyweight champion, with Alexa Grasso, the first Mexican in the competition, successfully dethroning her in March.
Their fight will be preceded by several exhibition matches that will also include Mexicans. I will share the details below.
- when?Saturday September 16th In 2023.
- where? T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
- What time?The main battle will start from here. 8:00 PM (Mexico Central Time).
- Broadcast Channels: You can watch the fight through select pay TV channels and streaming platforms, including ESPN, Star Plus, FOX Sports, FOX Sports Premium, Eurosport, and UFC Fight Pass.