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Tag Archives: Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Zhang Retains Strawweight Gold After All-Time Classic With Jedrzejczyk

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Weili Zhang successfully defended her UFC strawweight title for the first time by defeating former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in the co-main event at UFC 248 on Saturday night. The Chinese star extended her massive winning streak to 21-consecutive fights with the split-decision win over Jedrzejczyk, who failed in her second attempt at retaining the UFC gold she lost initially to …

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Shevchenko Wins Vacant Flyweight Title With Victory Over Jedrzeczyk

On Saturday night, Valentina Shevchenko finally became a UFC champion after she defeated former strawweight queen Joanna Jedrzeczyk to capture the vacant flyweight title at UFC 231 in Toronto. The 30-year old was dominant up against the undersized Jedrzecyk as she utilized her power advantage to get the better of the former 115-pound champion with the judges unanimously scoring the bout …

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Report: Shevchenko Vs. Jedrzejcyk Rebooked For UFC 231

Despite the UFC’s controversial decision to cancel this bout in order to create a UFC 230 headliner, Valentina Shevchenko has once again been booked to face Joanna Jedrzejcyk at UFC 231. Another very strange decision from the UFC brass it seems as Valentina Shevchenko is once again re-booked to face off against Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231. Brett Okamoto of ESPN reported …

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Report: Shevchenko To Headline UFC 230 Against Eubanks

It appears that the much-demanded fight between Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk won’t be happening anytime soon. After women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano pulled out of her title defence against Shevchenko at the last minute, it was expected that the latter would fight the former strawweight champ at 125lbs. for the belt, likely at UFC 231 in December. Plans may well …

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Confident She’ll Be Champion Again Soon

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk has made it clear that she is not willing to make the jump to flyweight just yet as her work remains unfinished at 115lbs. After being linked to an eventual move to the 125lb division, many have speculated that a loss against Torres tonight could bring the former strawweight champion’s time as a 115lb-r to an end. For Jedrzejczyk, who will …

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Watch: Five Undefeated UFC Fighters Who Lost Their ‘0’s’ In 2017

In combat sports, the undefeated ‘0’ is one of the most sought-after attributes among fight promoters.  To be able to announce a fighter as ‘undefeated’ draws another level of intrigue to a matchup with fans keen to set their eyes on a rising great either adding to their record or suffering their first loss. In 2017, five undefeated UFC brawlers left their …

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Valentina Shevchenko Confident That Rose Namajunas Will Topple Joanna Jedrzejczyk Once Again

Valentina Shevchenko has weighed in with her prediction for the UFC 223 women’s strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. UFC 217, well before any action took place inside the octagon, stood as the UFC’s marquee event for the year 2017. On paper, it was easily one of the most attractive cards in the history of the sport, …

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