Jan 20 2021
Wednesday

Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Main Card
3 rounds contest @ Women’s Flyweight
0-0-0
UD 3
UD 3
25-17-0

The tape

37
Age
41
5' 4" / 163 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
68.1" / 173 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Tape record

UDUDUDKOKO
Form
UDUDUDUDSD
0
Wins
25
0
By KO
4
0
KO%
16
0
By SUB
5
0
SUB%
20
0
Loses
17
0
Stopped
1
0
Tapped
3
0
Draws
0
2015
Debut
2003
0
Bouts
42
0
Rounds
112
0 seconds
Fight Time
8 hours, 40 minutes

Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight

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UFC
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Tapology
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Viviane Araujo vs Roxanne Modafferi report

Who won Araujo vs Modafferi?

Viviane Araujo beat Roxanne Modafferi by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Island 8, on Wednesday 20th January 2021 at Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi.

The scorecards were announced in favor of the winner Viviane Araujo.

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).

Araujo vs Modafferi stats

Viviane Araujo stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero losses and 0 draws.

Roxanne Modafferi made her way to the cage with a record of 25 wins, 17 losses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by knock out and 5 by submission.

Viviane Araujo's UFC record stood at 6-5-0, while Roxanne Modafferi's came in at 4-8-0.

The stats suggested Modafferi had an advantage in power over Araujo, with a 16% knock out percentage over Araujo's 0%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Modafferi had an advantage over Araujo, with a 20% submission rate over Araujo's 0%.

Viviane Araujo was the younger woman by 4 years, at 37 years old.

Modafferi had a height advantage of 3 inches over Araujo. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.

Araujo was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 42 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2015, 11 years and 11 months later than Modafferi, whose first professional fight was in 2003. She had fought 75 less professional rounds, 46 to Modafferi's 121.

Araujo vs Modafferi form

Viviane Araujo had beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight before this contest, she had lost to Alexa Grasso at UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo on 15th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Apex, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, she had won against Andrea Lee at UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Rakić on 14th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, she had been beaten by Katlyn Chookagian at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.

Before that, she had beaten Roxanne Modafferi at UFC Fight Island 8 on 20th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

She had defeated Montana De La Rosa at UFC Vegas 9 on 5th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

Araujo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 22 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

Modafferi's last 4 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 4 months and 24 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 7 months and 7 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.3 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Araujo vs Modafferi?

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