Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Kim vs McCann?
Molly McCann beat Ji Yeon Kim by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 36, on Saturday 4th September 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Molly McCann.
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).
Kim vs McCann stats
Ji Yeon Kim stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 2 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Molly McCann made her way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested McCann had advantage in power over Kim, with a 40% knock out percentage over Kim's 22%.
Ji Yeon Kim was the same age as Molly McCann, at 31 years old.
Kim had a height advantage of 3 inches over McCann. That also extended to a 10-inch reach advantage.
Kim's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to McCann's, having had the same amount of fights, and made her debut in 2013, 1 year and 6 months earlier than McCann, whose first professional fight was in 2015. She had fought 1 less professional rounds, 37 to McCann's 38.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Ji Yeon Kim had been fighting more than Molly McCann.
Going to this contest, Ji Yeon Kim had last fought 1 year and 19 days ago, while Molly McCann's last outing had been 1 year, 2 months and 2 days ago.
Kim's last 2 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 18 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 4 months and 26 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
McCann's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 24 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 12 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.