Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Dern vs Yan?
Xiaonan Yan beat Mackenzie Dern by majority decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC Fight Night: Dern vs. Yan, on Saturday 1st October 2022 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 47-48, 47-48, 47-47 in favor of winner Xiaonan Yan.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Women’s Strawweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Dern vs Yan stats
Mackenzie Dern stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws and 7 by submission.
Xiaonan Yan made her way to the cage with a record of 15 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Yan had a massive power advantage over Dern, boosting at 47% knock out percentage over Dern's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Dern had a massive advantage over Yan, boasting at 58% submission rate over Yan's 0%.
Mackenzie Dern was the younger woman by 4 years, at 29 years old.
Yan had a height advantage of 1 inch over Dern. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Dern was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 4 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2016, 6 year and 8 months later than Yan, whose first professional fight was in 2009. She had fought 6 less professional rounds, 37 to Yan's 43.
Dern's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 17 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 8 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.7 rounds on average.
Yan's last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 7 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 9 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
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