Quick Facts of Valentina Shevchenko
- Full NameValentina Shevchenko
- Net Worth$2 Million
- Date of Birth1988 /03 /07
- Marital StatusSingle
- BirthplaceFrunze, Kyrgystan
- ProfessionMMA Fighter, UFC Fighter
- Active Year200-present
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourBlonde
- Height5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)
- Weight57 Kg (125 lbs)
- EducationUniversity of Arts
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Valentina Shevchenko Valentina Shevchenko is a Kyrgyzstani–Peruvian expert mixed martial artist as well as a former Muay Thai contender. People recognized her for her counter-striking ability. As of now, Shevchenko is the Women’s Flyweight champion in the women’s’ flyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
So, being such a reputed UFC fighter, how much is her net worth? How much is she earning from her profession? Keep reading the article until the end and know about it.
Who Is Valentina Shevchenko? Bio
The prominent UFC fighter, Valentina Shevchenko was born on March 7, 1988, in Frunze, Kyrgystan. She belongs to white ethnicity and holds a Kyrgyzstani nationality. Shevchenko is the daughter of Elena Shevchenko. Moreover, she grew up along with her sister Antonina Shevchenko who is also a Muay Thai fighter and mixed martial artist.
Shevchenko obtained an Undergraduate certificate in Film Directing from the University of Arts Kyrgyzstan.
Valentina Shevchenko’s Career
Valentina’s professionally started her career as MMA fighter from 2003. Likewise, she made her MMA debut at Kyrgyz Federation of Kulatuu in a fight against Eliza Aidaralieva. Shevchenko participated in fights under the name of Bullet. Similarly, she has mastered the technique of dodging her opponent’s strike, only to hit back with high speed and intensity, thus, her nickname is Bullet.
To date, Shevchenko has won 14 fights out of 16 in MMA. Similarly, she won 12 out of 13 fights in kickboxing. Further, Shevchenko won both of the boxing fights that she competed in 2010 and 2011. Further, she has also met the famous UFC fighter, Raquel Pennington.
Moreover, Valentina has an incredible career as a kickboxer and she is also regarded as one of the world’s best female Muay Thai fighters. Oon 19th December 2015, she made her UFC debut at UFC on Fox fighting against Sarah Kaufman.
Then after, Shevchenko faced Amanda Nunes at UFC 196 but she was defeated by her opponent in round three. To date, she has recorded an amazing stats since her debut in UFC.
What Is Valentina Shevchenko’s Relationship Status?
The prominent UFC fighter, Valentina Shevchenko is not married yet nor she is dating anyone. Until now, there are no records of Shevchenko’s relationships. Likewise, she is a very secretive woman and has not revealed anything about her personal life to media until now.
However, many fans and well-wishers of Shevchenko wants to know about her boyfriend. But, she is successfully keeping her personal details under wraps. Similarly, Shevchenko is also keeping herself away from unwanted rumors and controversies until now.
Shevchenko is a successful and popular woman, therefore, she might be dating someone secretly. Who knows? Besides her love life, she loves her profession and concentrates fully on it. Whatsoever, Shevchenko also shares quality time with her family and friends.
How Much Is Valentina Shevchenko’s Net Worth? Income
The prominent UFC fighter, Valentina Shevchenko’s net worth is around $2 Million as of 2019. She earned this hefty sum of money from her career as a successful UFC fighter. Likewise, she also adds some of the money to her net worth from MMA as well as kickboxing.
Further, Shevchenko also earns a decent sum of money from her Instagram account where she has over 1.2 Million followers. Probably, she earns thousands of dollars from endorsements and advertisements.
As per some sources, the average salary of a UFC fighter is around $138,250. So, being such as well-known and titleholder UFC fighter, she must be earning over $200,000 per year as a salary. Altogether, Shevchenko might be earning over $500,000 per year as a yearly income.