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Cris Cyborg vs Holly Holm report
Who won Cyborg vs Holm?
Cris Cyborg beat Holly Holm by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC 219, on Saturday 30th December 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Cris Cyborg.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Women’s Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
This contest was for the UFC women’s featherweight championship.
Cyborg vs Holm stats
Cris Cyborg stepped into the octagon with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 16 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Holly Holm made her way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Cyborg had an advantage in power over Holm, with a 89% knock out percentage over Holm's 73%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Cyborg and Holm would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Cris Cyborg was the younger woman by 4 years, at 37 years old.
Cyborg was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made her debut in 2005, 5 years and 9 months earlier than Holm, whose first professional fight was in 2011. She had fought 12 less professional rounds, 58 to Holm's 70.
Holm's last 2 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 3 months and 25 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 3 years, 1 month and 25 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Cyborg vs Holm?
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