Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Belbita vs Paula?
Gloria de Paula beat Diana Belbita by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 19th February 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Gloria de Paula.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Strawweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Belbita vs Paula stats
Diana Belbita stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Gloria de Paula made her way to the ring with a record of 5 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Paula had advantage in power over Belbita, with a 60% knock out percentage over Belbita's 43%.
Diana Belbita was the younger woman by 1 year, at 25 years old.
Belbita had a height advantage of 2 inches over Paula. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Belbita was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made her debut in 2014, 3 years and 3 months earlier than Paula, whose first professional fight was in 2017. She had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 0 to Paula's 0.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Gloria de Paula had been fighting more than Diana Belbita.
Going to this contest, Diana Belbita had last fought 9 months and 28 days ago, while Gloria de Paula's last outing had been 9 months and 21 days ago.