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Lauren Murphy vs Miesha Tate report
Who won Murphy vs Tate?
Lauren Murphy beat Miesha Tate by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Rodriguez, on Saturday 16th July 2022 at UBS Arena in Long Island, New York.
The scorecards were announced as 30-27, 30-27, 29-28 in favor of winner Lauren Murphy.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Murphy vs Tate stats
Lauren Murphy stepped into the octagon with a record of 15 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 8 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Miesha Tate made her way to the cage with a record of 19 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Murphy had a massive power advantage over Tate, boasting at 53% knock out percentage over Tate's 21%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Tate had a large advantage over Murphy, boosting at 37% submission rate over Murphy's 7%.
Lauren Murphy was the older woman by 3 years, at 39 years old.
Tate had a height advantage of 1 inch over Murphy. Despite this, she had 1-inch reach advantage.
Murphy was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 7 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2010, 2 year and 6 months later than Tate, whose first professional fight was in 2007. She had fought 13 less professional rounds, 60 to Tate's 73.
Murphy vs Tate form
Lauren Murphy had beaten 4 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had won against Miesha Tate at UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Rodriguez on 16th July 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UBS Arena, Long Island, New York, United States.
Previous to that, she had been beaten by Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 266 on 25th September 2021 by knockout in the 4th round in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, she had won against Joanne Calderwood at UFC 263 on 12th June 2021 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
Before that, she had beat Liliya Shakirova at UFC 254 on 24th October 2020 by split decision in the 2nd round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
She had defeated Barb Honchak at The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale on 1st December 2017 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Park Theatre, Las Vegas, United States.
Murphy's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 29 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year and 24 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Tate's last 3 fights had come over a period of 6 years, 8 months and 21 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 28 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
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