Valentina suspected something was up with Nicco ahead of this fight
The UFC lost their co-main event this morning with Nicco Montano had kidney issues that forced her to the hospital and out of her flyweight championship fight. Valentina Shevchenko has gone through this before. She was set to face Amanda Nunes, but Nunes had to pull out and the fight was rescheduled.
Valentina had a sinking feeling that Nicco would not make it into the cage Saturday night and released a statement today saying as much. She tweeted her message out and you can see it below.
— Valentina Shevchenko (@BulletValentina) September 7, 2018