Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Souza vs Markos?
Randa Markos beat Livinha Souza by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the prelims of UFC Vegas 41, on Saturday 23rd October 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Randa Markos.
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).
Souza vs Markos stats
Livinha Souza stepped into the ring with a record of 14 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Randa Markos made her way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 11 loses and 1 draw and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Souza had advantage in power over Markos, with a 14% knock out percentage over Markos' 0%.
Livinha Souza was the younger woman by 6 years, at 31 years old.
Markos had a height advantage of 1 inch over Souza. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Souza was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made her debut in 2013, 3 months later than Markos, whose first professional fight was in 2012. She had fought 18 less professional rounds, 38 to Markos' 56.
Markos' last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years and 7 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 3 months and 3 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 8 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.