Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Murphy vs Honchak?
Lauren Murphy beat Barb Honchak by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale, on Friday 1st December 2017 at Park Theatre in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Lauren Murphy.
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).
Murphy vs Honchak stats
Lauren Murphy stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Barb Honchak made her way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Murphy had a massive power advantage over Honchak, boasting at 78% knock out percentage over Honchak's 10%.
Lauren Murphy was the younger woman by 4 years, at 38 years old.
Murphy had a height advantage of 1 inch over Honchak. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Murphy was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made her debut in 2010, 6 months later than Honchak, whose first professional fight was in 2009. She had fought 9 more professional rounds, 54 to Honchak's 45.