Katlyn Chookagian vs. Antonina Shevchenko – Preview & Matchup Analysis

Katlyn Chookagian vs. Antonina Shevchenko fight preview

UFC on ESPN 9: Woodley vs. Burns is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 30, 2020, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. In one of the matchups on the fight card, Katlyn “Blonde Fighter” Chookagian will take on Antonina “La Pantera” Shevchenko in the Women’s Flyweight Bout. You can view the full UFC on ESPN 9 card.

In this post, we will break down Katlyn Chookagian vs. Antonina Shevchenko matchup. Let’s take look at the fighter’s ages, their height, records, reach, fight stats and more below ⤵

The 31-year-old, Katlyn Chookagian is coming in with a 13-3-0 record. Chookagian will be fighting for the first time since a loss via KO/TKO against Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 247: Jones vs. Reyes in February.

Shevchenko, meanwhile, is coming off a submission win against Lucie Pudilova on February 8, 2020 at UFC Fight Night: Covington vs. Lawler and holds a 8-1-0 record.

Katlyn Chookagian vs. Antonina Shevchenko
31
Age
35
5′ 9″
Height
5′ 8″
125 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
68″
Reach
67″
13-3-0
Record
8-1-0
Orthodox
Stance
Southpaw

Katlyn Chookagian has an orthodox fighting stance with a 68″ reach. The 35-year-old, Antonina Shevchenko is an southpaw fighter with a 67″ reach. An orthodox fighter stands with their left side forward and jabs with their left hand, the southpaw fighter is the opposite, southpaw stands with their right side forward and jabs with their right hand. In most cases, orthodox fighters are right-handed, if you are left-handed, then you fight southpaw.

Chookagian comes in with 32% striking accuracy, he typically lands about 4.11 significant strikes every minute. His opponent, Shevchenko fires at 57% accuracy, landing about 4.90 significant strikes per minute. Katlyn Chookagian also has a 0% takedown accuracy and on average gets around 0.00 takedowns every 15 minutes, compared to Shevchenko’s 0.67 takedowns and 58% takedown accuracy.

Antonina spent on average 11:11 minutes in the Octagon and Katlyn has an average fight time of 14:34 minutes.

This looks like an fun matchup, at least on paper. UFC on ESPN 9 is live in , who do you think will win, Katlyn or Antonina? Sound off in the comments.

Event Name
UFC on ESPN 9: Woodley vs. Burns
Date
May 30, 2020
Location
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Matchup
Katlyn Chookagian vs. Antonina Shevchenko

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