Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Blanchfield vs Maverick?
Erin Blanchfield beat Miranda Maverick by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 269, on Saturday 11th December 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Erin Blanchfield.
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).
Blanchfield vs Maverick stats
Erin Blanchfield stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Miranda Maverick made her way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 5 by submission.
The stats suggested Blanchfield had advantage in power over Maverick, with a 29% knock out percentage over Maverick's 11%.
Erin Blanchfield was the younger woman by 1 year, at 23 years old.
Blanchfield had a height advantage of 1 inch over Maverick. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Blanchfield was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made her debut in 2018, 1 year and 3 months later than Maverick, whose first professional fight was in 2016. She had fought 7 less professional rounds, 22 to Maverick's 29.
Maverick's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 1 month and 23 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 6 months and 28 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.