UFC 2017: Women's Bantamweight - UFC 213

19th June 2017

The women's bantamweight bout at UFC 213 between Amanda Nunes and Valentina Shevchenko was a highly anticipated clash between two formidable fighters. Nunes, the reigning champion known for her explosive striking and knockout power, faced Shevchenko, a skilled striker and grappler with a reputation for her technical prowess.

The fight showcased intense back-and-forth action, with both fighters demonstrating their strengths and resilience. Shevchenko's technical striking and counter-attacks posed a significant challenge to Nunes, who struggled to find her rhythm in the early rounds. However, Nunes' aggressive style and powerful striking allowed her to maintain control and secure crucial takedowns throughout the fight.

In the end, Nunes narrowly retained her title via a closely contested split decision, solidifying her status as one of the top fighters in the women's bantamweight division. The Nunes vs. Shevchenko bout at UFC 213 delivered a thrilling showcase of skill, heart, and determination, leaving fans on the edge of their seats until the final bell.

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