Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Wood vs Santos?
Taila Santos beat Joanne Calderwood by submission in the 1st round, during the main card of UFC Vegas 43, on Saturday 20th November 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
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).
Wood vs Santos stats
Joanne Calderwood stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Taila Santos made her way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Santos had a large advantage in power over Calderwood, boosting at 56% knock out percentage over Calderwood's 33%.
Joanne Calderwood was the older woman by 8 years, at 36 years old.
Santos had 3-inch reach advantage.
Calderwood was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made her debut in 2012, 10 year and 2 months later than Santos, whose first professional fight was in . She had fought 15 more professional rounds, 50 to Santos' 35.
Calderwood's last 4 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 10 months and 8 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 2 months and 19 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.
Santos' last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 9 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 11 months and 5 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.