Tape rankings @ Women’s Bantamweight
Who won Aldana vs Kunitskaya?
Irene Aldana beat Yana Kunitskaya by , during the main card of UFC 264, on Saturday 10th July 2021 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Irene Aldana.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Aldana vs Kunitskaya stats
Irene Aldana stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Yana Kunitskaya made her way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested that Aldana and Kunitskaya have similar power, both with a 50% knock out percentage.
Irene Aldana was the older woman by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Aldana had a height advantage of 3 inches over Kunitskaya. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Aldana was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 1 less fights, and made her debut in 2012, 3 year and 4 months later than Kunitskaya, whose first professional fight was in 2009. She had fought 2 more professional rounds, 42 to Kunitskaya's 40.
Aldana's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 24 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 29 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.7 rounds on average.
Kunitskaya's last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 1 day, meaning she had been fighting on average every 10 months and 8 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.