Shevchenko-Eye Set For Title Fight At UFC 238

Valentina Shevchenko’s first defense as UFC flyweight champion has been set for UFC 238 in Chicago.

Shevchenko will aim to take down Cleveland native Jessica Eye on June 8th, as Shevchenko looks to remain unbeaten at 125-pounds.

Eye has also pulled an impressive streak since becoming a flyweight, winning three straight fights at the 125-pound division folloinwg

Eye (14-6, 1NC) was on the verge of losing her spot on the roster after having gone 1-5 with 1 no contest as a bantamweight before moving down to the flyweight division. She has since reeled off three consecutive victories to move into title contention.

 

Initial Report: MMA Weekly

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