UFC Fight Night 125 Results: Valentina Shevchenko destroys Priscila Cachoeira
Former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko made her flyweight debut at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 125 in Belem, Brazil against Priscila Cachoeira.
Round one begins and Shevchenko lands a leg kick followed by a left jab. Another solid combination from Shevchenko. Priscila looks rocked. Shevchenko shoots in for a takedown. She secures it easily. Valentina working from full guard now. She lands some good shots to the body. A big elbow and then another from Shevchenko. She is landing some heavy shots now. This is getting ugly quickly. Cachoeira is bleeding badly. Shevchenko with another massive elbow. Ninety seconds remain in the round. More hard elbows from Valentina. She switches to some shots to the body. Valentina goes back to some hard shots to the body. She has out-struck Cachoeira 70-1 thus far. Another hard shot from Valentina and then another. Round one comes to an end.
Round two begins and Shevchenko lands a nice left followed by a right hand. She scores an inside trip and winds up in side control. She traps an arm and begins raining down right hands. Elbows now from Shevchenko. She switches to a keylock submission. Cachoeira defends and Valentina goes back to work with ground and pound. She traps the arm and begins raining down right hands. This is going to be stopped soon. Cachoeira escapes the hold but is still in a world of trouble. More hard shots. Shevchenko moves to mount. She lands some big rights. Cachoeira gives up her back. Huge shots from Valentina. She locks in a rear-naked choke. This one is all over.