Tape rankings @ Guardado vs Morais
Who won Guardado vs Morais?
Taylor Guardado beat Mariana Morais by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of PFL 2021 #8, on Thursday 19th August 2021 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Taylor Guardado.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Guardado vs Morais division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Guardado vs Morais stats
Taylor Guardado stepped into the ring with a record of 0 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
Mariana Morais made her way to the ring with a record of 16 wins, 10 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.
The stats suggested Morais had a large advantage in power over Guardado, boosting at 25% knock out percentage over Guardado's 0%.
Taylor Guardado was the older woman by 4 years, at 30 years old.
Guardado had a height advantage of 2 inches over Morais. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Guardado was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 25 less fights, and made her debut in 2020, 7 year and 9 months later than Morais, whose first professional fight was in 2012. She had fought 45 less professional rounds, 12 to Morais' 57.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mariana Morais had been fighting more than Taylor Guardado.
Going to this contest, Taylor Guardado had last fought 2 months and 23 days ago, while Mariana Morais' last outing had been 2 months and 23 days ago.
Guardado's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 months and 11 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 2 months and 8 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Morais' last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 months and 11 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 2 months and 8 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.