Dec 30 2017
Saturday

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States

Main Event
5 rounds contest @ Women’s Featherweight
18-1-0
UD 5
UD 5
11-3-0

Belts on The Line

Vacant UFC Women’s Featherweight Championship

The tape

38
Age
42
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 8" / 173 cm
68.9" / 175 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm

Tape record

KOKOKOKOKO
Form
KOUDUDSUBKO
18
Wins
11
16
By KO
8
89
KO%
73
0
By SUB
0
0
SUB%
0
1
Loses
3
0
Stopped
0
1
Tapped
1
0
Draws
0
2005
Debut
2011
20
Bouts
14
36
Rounds
45
2 hours, 9 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 20 minutes

Tape rankings @ Women’s Featherweight

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UFC
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Bellator
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Tapology
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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 in favor of the 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 vacant 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 losses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by knock out.

Holly Holm marked her 16th fight for them, having made her own debut for the promotion in 2015.

Cris Cyborg's UFC record stood at 6-1-0, while Holly Holm's came in at 8-7-0.

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 38 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 10 less professional rounds, 64 to Holm's 74.

Cyborg vs Holm form

Holm had beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.

In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had won against Raquel Pennington at UFC 246 on 18th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, she had lost to Amanda Nunes at UFC 239 on 6th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

Going into that contest, she had beaten Megan Anderson at UFC 225 on 9th June 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at United Center, Chicago.

Before that, she had been beaten by Cris Cyborg at UFC 219 on 30th December 2017 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.

She had defeated Bethe Correia at UFC Fight Night 111 on 17th June 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at Singapore Indoor Stadium, Kallang, Singapore.

Activity check

Holm's last 5 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 11 months and 6 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Cyborg vs Holm?

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