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‘Stop throwing spinning s***‘: Fighters react to Alexa Grasso shocking Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 285

UFC 285: Shevchenko v Grasso Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

One mistake cost Valentina Shevchenko the UFC flyweight title at UFC 285.

After a slow start, Shevchenko’s wrestling was her secret weapon against Alexa Grasso. But a spinning back-kick gave Grasso the chance to take her back and sink a rear-naked choke at 4:34 of Round 4, giving UFC fans another huge title upset in deep waters.

Here’s what fighters had to say about Valentina Shevchenko vs. Alexa Grasso at UFC 285.

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