Valentina Shevchenko’s Bio
Valentina Shevchenko is a female fighter from Kyrgyzstan.
She began her journey into martial arts at the age of 5 with Taekwondo. In addition to the listed disciplines, she is also a World Champion in Pankration, and an instructor in Vale Tudo.
Valentina is recognized as a Master of Sport in Taekwondo, Boxing, Judo, Muay Thai and Kickboxing.
In August of 2015, she was elected to represent the Athletes Commission on the IFMA Executive Board, to act as a link between executives and athletes.
She signed with the UFC in 2015.
Valentina’s sister is World Champion fighter Antonina Shevchenko. Their mother Elena Shevchenko holds a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo, and is also the president or the Federation of Thai Boxing Kyrgyzstan.
Valentina earned a degree in Film Directing from the University of Arts Kyrgystan.
2018 / 2019 - UFC Flyweight Champion | 125 lbs (2 defenses)
2015 - IFMA Royal World Cup Champion
2014 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 60kg Gold
2013 - World Combat Games Muay Thai Championships | 60kg Gold
2012 - South American Muay Thai Champion | 60kg
2012 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 60kg Gold
2012 - WMC World Pro Muay Thai Champion | 63kg
2011 - WMC-IFMA South American Muay Thai Championships | 63.5kg Gold
2010 - World Combat Games Muay Thai Championships | 60kg Gold
2010 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 63.5kg Gold
2009 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 60kg Gold
2008 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 57kg Gold
2007 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 57kg Gold
2006 - IFMA Muay Thai World Championships | 57kg Gold
2006 - WMF World Muay Thai Champion | 57kg
2003 - IFMA World Muay Thai Championships | 57kg Gold
2015 - IFMA | Sportswoman of the Year
2014 - International World Games Association | Athlete of the Month (June)
2008 - IFMA | Best Female Fighter | 57kg
Kickboxing and K1 Titles
2014 - Legend of Mulan K1 Champion | 60kg (1 defense)
2013 - WKC World K1 Champion | 60kg (1 defense)
2004 - WAKO World Kickboxing Champion | 56kg
2005 - World Champion KF-1 MMA Pro | 57kg
2003 - World Champion KF-1 MMA Pro | 55kg
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|SKIF Muay Thai Peru
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Other Social Network Links
Facebook: Valentina Shevchenko's Personal Page