Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Aldrich vs Demopoulos?
JJ Aldrich beat Vanessa Demopoulos by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 35, on Saturday 28th August 2021 at UFC APEX in Enterprise.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner JJ Aldrich.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Aldrich vs Demopoulos stats
JJ Aldrich stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Vanessa Demopoulos made her way to the ring with a record of 5 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Aldrich had a large advantage in power over Demopoulos, boasting at 22% knock out percentage over Demopoulos' 0%.
JJ Aldrich was the younger woman by 4 years, at 29 years old.
Aldrich had a height advantage of 4 inches over Demopoulos. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Aldrich was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made her debut in 2014, 3 years and 3 months earlier than Demopoulos, whose first professional fight was in 2017. She had fought 8 more professional rounds, 35 to Demopoulos' 27.
Aldrich vs Demopoulos form
Vanessa Demopoulos had beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had lost to Lupita Godinez at LFA 94 on 30th October 2020 by majority decision in their LFA Women’s Strawweight championship fight at Hartman Arena, Park City, United States.
Previous to that, she had beat Sam Hughes at LFA 85 on 17th July 2020 by submission in the 4th round in their LFA Women’s Strawweight championship fight at Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls.
Going into that contest, she had won against Loveth Young at LFA 81 on 31st January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at The Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center, Costa Mesa.
Before that, she had beat Nadine Mandiau at LFA 69 on 7th June 2019 by submission in the 1st round at Morongo Casino Resort & Spa, Cabazon.
She had defeated Valerie Ann Marie Soto at LFA 62 on 22nd March 2019 by majority decision in their 3 round contest at The Bomb Factory, Dallas.
Aldrich's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 17 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 10 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Demopoulos' last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 29 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 6 months and 7 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.