Jennifer M. Isn’t Afraid of Valentina S., “I’ll fight whoever is in front of me”

Invicta Flyweight Champ, Jennifer Maia Isn’t Afraid of Valentina Shevchenko, “I’ll fight whoever is in front of me”

When you bring up the discussion of best female flyweight fighters in the world today, very few if any will say that…

Around the time that the UFC was ready to crown their inaugural 125-pound champion after a season of The Ultimate Fighter, Maia was ready to defend her title the week after. As one might imagine, Maia should have been a part of the tournament to decide the UFC’s first flyweight champion. Instead, Maia turned down the offer to participate on the show and as she told MMAFighting, it was for a pretty understandable reason: