Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Rodriguez vs Lemos?
Amanda Lemos beat Marina Rodriguez by during the main event of UFC Fight Night: Mitchell vs. Evloev, on Saturday 5th November 2022 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Amanda Lemos.
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).
Rodriguez vs Lemos stats
Marina Rodriguez stepped into the octagon with a record of 16 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws, 6 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Amanda Lemos made her way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Lemos had an advantage in power over Rodriguez, with a 58% knock out percentage over Rodriguez's 38%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Lemos had an advantage over Rodriguez, with a 25% submission rate over Rodriguez's 6%.
Marina Rodriguez was the same age as Amanda Lemos, at 35 years old.
Rodriguez had a height advantage of 2 inches over Lemos. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Rodriguez was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 4 more fights, and made her debut in 2015, 8 months later than Lemos, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She had fought 25 more professional rounds, 53 to Lemos' 28.
Rodriguez vs Lemos form
Rodriguez had beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.
In her last fight before this contest, she had beat Xiaonan Yan at UFC 272 on 5th March 2022 by split decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, she had beat Mackenzie Dern at UFC Vegas 39 on 9th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, she had won against Michelle Waterson at UFC Vegas 26 on 8th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, she had beat Amanda Ribas at UFC 257 on 23rd January 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
She had been beaten by Carla Esparza at UFC Fight Island 3 on 25th July 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi.
Rodriguez's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 6 months and 8 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 6 months and 3 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 18 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.6 rounds on average.
Lemos' last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 6 months and 16 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 4 months and 21 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.8 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Rodriguez vs Lemos?
Marina Rodriguez was a 11/25 (-230) favourite going into the contest, while Amanda Lemos made her way into the ring at 187/100 (+190) with oddsmakers.