Tape rankings @ Bantamweight
Who won Lawrence vs Martinez?
Ronnie Lawrence beat Mana Martinez by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 271, on Saturday 12th February 2022 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Ronnie Lawrence.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Lawrence vs Martinez stats
Ronnie Lawrence stepped into the ring with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mana Martinez made his way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Martinez had a massive power advantage over Lawrence, boosting at 89% knock out percentage over Lawrence's 57%.
Ronnie Lawrence was the older man by 3 years, at 29 years old.
Martinez had a height advantage of 2 inches over Lawrence. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Lawrence was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 6 year and 6 months later than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought the same amount of professional rounds, 0 to Martinez's 0.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Mana Martinez had been fighting more than Ronnie Lawrence.
Going to this contest, Ronnie Lawrence had last fought 2 years, 11 months and 25 days ago, while Mana Martinez's last outing had been 8 months and 21 days ago.