UFC St. Petersburg results: Roxanne Modafferi outmuscles Antonina Shevchenko for split decision win

Never count out Roxanne Modafferi.

“The Happy Warrior” was one of the biggest underdogs on Saturday’s UFC St. Petersburg main card, but she beat the odds with a grappling heavy split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) win over previously unbeaten flyweight Antonina Shevchenko (7-1).

Modafferi’s game plan was clear as she used her trademark unorthodox movement to avoid the worst of Shevchenko’s skillful strikes and close the distance. Once Modafferi was able to get past the edge of


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