Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Maia vs Eye?
Jennifer Maia beat Jessica Eye by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC 264, on Saturday 10th July 2021 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Jennifer Maia.
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).
Maia vs Eye stats
Jennifer Maia stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Jessica Eye made her way to the ring with a record of 15 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Maia had a slight advantage in power over Eye, with a 22% knock out percentage over Eye's 20%.
Jennifer Maia was the younger woman by 2 years, at 33 years old.
Eye had a height advantage of 2 inches over Maia. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Maia's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Eye's, having had 2 more fights, and made her debut in 2009, 6 months earlier than Eye, whose first professional fight was in 2010. She had fought 72 less professional rounds, 0 to Eye's 72.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jennifer Maia had been fighting more than Jessica Eye.
Going to this contest, Jennifer Maia had last fought 1 year and 2 months ago, while Jessica Eye's last outing had been 2 years, 7 months and 13 days ago.
Maia's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 5 months and 20 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Eye's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 6 months and 29 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 9 months and 16 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 5 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.5 rounds on average.