Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Macedo vs Miller?
Veronica Macedo beat Juliana Miller by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC 286, on Saturday 18th March 2023 at o2 Arena in London.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Veronica Macedo.
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).
Macedo vs Miller stats
Veronica Macedo stepped into the octagon with a record of 6 wins, 4 loses and 1 draw, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Juliana Miller made her way to the cage with a record of 3 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Miller had an advantage in power over Macedo, with a 33% knock out percentage over Macedo's 17%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Miller had a massive advantage over Macedo, boosting at 67% submission rate over Macedo's 33%.
Veronica Macedo was the older woman by 28 years, at 28 years old.
Miller had a height advantage of 3 inches over Macedo. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Macedo was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 7 more fights, and made her debut in 2016, 3 years and 2 months earlier than Miller, whose first professional fight was in 2019. She had fought 22 more professional rounds, 34 to Miller's 12.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Juliana Miller had been fighting more than Veronica Macedo.
Going to this contest, Veronica Macedo had last fought 5 years, 6 months and 15 days ago, while Juliana Miller's last outing had been 1 year, 3 months and 28 days ago.
What were the odds on Macedo vs Miller?
Veronica Macedo was a 63/20 (+320) underdog going into the contest, while Juliana Miller made her way into the ring at 6/25 (-420) with oddsmakers.