Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Maia vs Moroz?
Jennifer Maia beat Maryna Moroz by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivak, on Saturday 19th November 2022 at UFC Apex 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 Moroz stats
Jennifer Maia stepped into the octagon with a record of 19 wins, 9 loses and 1 draw, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 5 by submission.
Maryna Moroz made her way to the cage with a record of 11 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 6 by submission.
The stats suggested Maia had an advantage in power over Moroz, with a 21% knock out percentage over Moroz's 9%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Moroz had a large advantage over Maia, boosting at 55% submission rate over Maia's 26%.
Jennifer Maia was the older woman by 3 years, at 35 years old.
Moroz had a height advantage of 3 inches over Maia. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Maia was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made her debut in 2009, 3 years and 11 months earlier than Moroz, whose first professional fight was in 2013. She had fought 52 more professional rounds, 86 to Moroz's 34.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Maryna Moroz had been fighting more than Jennifer Maia.
Going to this contest, Jennifer Maia had last fought 3 years, 4 months and 7 days ago, while Maryna Moroz's last outing had been 1 year, 9 months and 3 days ago.
What were the odds on Maia vs Moroz?
Jennifer Maia was a 3/2 (+150) underdog going into the contest, while Maryna Moroz made her way into the ring at 11/20 (-180) with oddsmakers.