Coach expects Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andradenext – MMA Sports

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andrade can be expected to be seen in the coming months.

That’s according to Andrade coach Gilillard Parana, who expects it to happen anytime between March and May of this year.

“We were offered a fight in December, which was a very short notice, she had just fought and had a family and mental problem to solve,” he told Ag Fight. (Ta (Via BJ Pen). “They contacted us again in December to fight Valentina (Chefchenko). There were a couple of conversations. We are waiting for the event and a good day for us.

“We’re working to see if the date for this fight is coming soon. Jessica’s next fight should be against Valentina, almost 100% sure, but yes. If it turns out not, we’ll fight anyone as usual. We asked the UFC to fight in March or April, and in March, April, and May. In the meantime, the next battle (from Jessica) should definitely come out. “

Shevchenko will lift her fourth title defense after outpointing Jennifer Maia at UFC 255 in November. Meanwhile, Andrade successfully launched his flyweight debut following his first round of TKO victory over Caitlin Chokagian.

Given Shevchenko’s dominance in the division, many observers have longed for her to face someone with the caliber of former female strawweight champion Andrade.It ’s the battle that UFC President Dana White was in. Excited before Shevchenko was also open to the idea.

“They take the enemy they put in front of me,” Valentina said after defeating Maia. “But I think it’s fairest to confront Jessica Andrade and Lauren Murphy, but I don’t want to wait that long.

“The fight was months and I had to wait a few months later to play against the winner. I’m not going to wait long so why not fight Jessica? I’m fine.”

Hopefully it will be official in the coming weeks.

Who did you win in this battle?

– MMA Sports

Coach expects Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andradenext Coach expects Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andradenext

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