Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Reed vs Martinez?
Elise Reed beat Melissa Martinez by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the prelims of UFC 279, on Saturday 10th September 2022 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Elise Reed.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Strawweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Reed vs Martinez stats
Elise Reed stepped into the octagon with a record of 5 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Melissa Martinez made her way to the cage with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 5 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Martinez had a massive power advantage over Reed, boosting at 71% knock out percentage over Reed's 40%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Reed and Martinez would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Elise Reed was the older woman by 30 years, at 30 years old.
Reed had a height advantage of 1 inch over Martinez. Despite this, Martinez had 3-inch reach advantage.
Reed was the more experienced professional fighter, having had the same amount of fights, and made her debut in , 7 years and 4 months earlier than Martinez, whose first professional fight was in 2016. She had fought 12 more professional rounds, 28 to Martinez's 16.
Reed's last 3 fights had come over a period of 2 years and 2 months, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Reed vs Martinez?
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