Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Calderwood vs Eye?
Joanne Calderwood beat Jessica Eye by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 257, on Saturday 23rd January 2021 at Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Joanne Calderwood.
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).
Calderwood vs Eye stats
Joanne Calderwood stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Jessica Eye made her way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Calderwood had advantage in power over Eye, with a 36% knock out percentage over Eye's 20%.
Joanne Calderwood was the same age as Jessica Eye, at 35 years old.
Eye had 1-inch reach advantage.
Calderwood was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 less fights, and made her debut in 2012, 1 year and 8 months later than Eye, whose first professional fight was in 2010. She had fought 27 less professional rounds, 45 to Eye's 72.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jessica Eye had been fighting more than Joanne Calderwood.
Going to this contest, Joanne Calderwood had last fought 7 months and 25 days ago, while Jessica Eye's last outing had been 1 year, 3 months and 4 days ago.
Calderwood's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 1 day, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 23 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
Eye's last 3 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year and 29 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.3 rounds on average.