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Who won Nunes vs Randamie?
Amanda Nunes beat Germaine de Randamie by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest, during the main card of UFC 245, on Saturday 14th December 2019 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Amanda Nunes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Women’s Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
This contest was for the UFC women’s bantamweight championship.
Nunes vs Randamie stats
Amanda Nunes stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Germaine de Randamie made her way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Nunes had a large advantage in power over Randamie, boasting at 72% knock out percentage over Randamie's 44%.
Amanda Nunes was the younger woman by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Randamie had a height advantage of 1 inch over Nunes. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Nunes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made her debut in 2008, 9 months earlier than Randamie, whose first professional fight was in 2008. She had fought 15 more professional rounds, 50 to Randamie's 35.
Nunes vs Randamie form
Nunes had won 5 of her most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going to the judges twice.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had won against Felicia Spencer at UFC 250 on 6th June 2020 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Featherweight championship fight at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, she had won against Germaine de Randamie at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, she had beat Holly Holm at UFC 239 on 6th July 2019 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, she had defeated Cris Cyborg at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their UFC Women’s Featherweight championship fight at The Forum, Inglewood.
She had won against Raquel Pennington at UFC 224 on 12th May 2018 by knockout in the 5th round in their UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship fight at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Nunes' last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 5 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 1 day. In those fights, she fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Randamie's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 6 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 13 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.