Tape rankings @ Shields vs Montes
Who won Shields vs Montes?
Abigail Montes beat Claressa Shields by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of PFL 2021 #10, on Wednesday 27th October 2021 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Abigail Montes.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Shields vs Montes division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
Shields vs Montes stats
Claressa Shields stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Abigail Montes made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 2 wins and 0 draws, with 1 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Montes had a massive power advantage over Shields, boosting at 50% knock out percentage over Shields' 0%.
Claressa Shields was the older man by 5 years, at 27 years old.
Shields had a height advantage of 4 inches over Montes. Despite this, Montes had 1-inch reach advantage.
Shields was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in , 3 years earlier than Montes, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 14 less professional rounds, 0 to Montes' 14.