Feb 25 2022
Friday

3Arena Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Co-Main Event
3 rounds contest @ Women’s Featherweight
6-1-0
UD 3

Score cards

  • 27-30
  • 28-29
  • 28-29
UD 3
7-5-0

The tape

31
Age
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 7" / 170 cm
72" / 183 cm
Reach
68.1" / 173 cm

Tape record

Form
6
Wins
7
1
By KO
4
17
KO%
57
2
By SUB
0
33
SUB%
0
1
Loses
5
1
Stopped
2
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2017
Debut
N/A
7
Bouts
12
15
Rounds
25
1 hours, 9 minutes
Fight Time
1 hours, 49 minutes

Tape rankings @ Women’s Featherweight

-
UFC
-
4
Bellator
5
8
Tapology
10

Leah McCourt vs Sinead Kavanagh report

Who won McCourt vs Kavanagh?

Sinead Kavanagh beat Leah McCourt by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the co-main event of Bellator MMA, on Friday 25th February 2022 at 3Arena Dublin in Dublin.

The scorecards were announced as 27-30, 28-29, 28-29 in favor of winner Sinead Kavanagh.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

McCourt vs Kavanagh stats

Leah McCourt stepped into the octagon with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.

Sinead Kavanagh made her way to the cage with a record of 7 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggested Kavanagh had a massive power advantage over McCourt, boosting at 57% knock out percentage over McCourt's 17%.

If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested McCourt had a massive advantage over Kavanagh, boasting at 33% submission rate over Kavanagh's 0%.

Leah McCourt was the older woman by 31 years, at 31 years old.

McCourt had a height advantage of 1 inch over Kavanagh. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.

McCourt was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2017, 6 year and 8 months later than Kavanagh, whose first professional fight was in . She had fought 9 less professional rounds, 25 to Kavanagh's 34.

McCourt vs Kavanagh form

Leah McCourt had beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents.

In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had lost to Cat Zingano at Bellator 293 on 31st March 2023 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Pechanga Resort Casino, Temecula, United States.

Previous to that, she had won against Dayana Silva at Bellator 285 on 23rd September 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, she had been beaten by Sinead Kavanagh at Bellator MMA on 25th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at 3Arena Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.

Before that, she had beat Jessica Borga at Bellator London on 1st October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at SSE Arena, London, England.

She had defeated Janay Harding at Bellator 259 on 21st May 2021 by unanimous decision in the 2nd round at Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, United States.

Activity check

McCourt's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 8 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 6 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 14 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on McCourt vs Kavanagh?

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