First reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN, Valentina Shevchenko is set to defend the flyweight title against Joanne Calderwood at UFC 251 on June 6.
Flyweight queen Valentina Shevchenko (19-3) last defended the belt at UFC 247, stopping Katlyn Chookagian in the third round. Since claiming the title at UFC 231, “Bullet” has defended the belt three times against the likes of Jessica Eye, Liz Carmouche and the aforementioned Katlyn Chookagian.
Joanne Calderwood (14-4) got back in the win column at UFC 242 by defeating Andrea Lee via split-decision. Since her move to the 125-pound division, “JoJo” is 3-1 in her last four.
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