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Who won Nunes vs Spencer?
Amanda Nunes beat Felicia Spencer by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest, during the main event of UFC 250, on Saturday 6th June 2020 at UFC APEX 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 Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).
This contest was for the UFC women’s featherweight championship.
Nunes vs Spencer stats
Amanda Nunes stepped into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 13 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.
Felicia Spencer made her way to the ring with a record of 8 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Nunes had a massive power advantage over Spencer, boasting at 68% knock out percentage over Spencer's 25%.
Amanda Nunes was the older woman by 3 years, at 33 years old.
Nunes had a height advantage of 2 inches over Spencer. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Nunes was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 14 more fights, and made her debut in 2008, 7 years and 6 months earlier than Spencer, whose first professional fight was in 2015. She had fought 26 more professional rounds, 50 to Spencer's 24.
Nunes vs Spencer 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 beat 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 beat 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 won against 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 beat 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 defeated 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.