Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Torres vs Hill?
Tecia Torres beat Angela Hill by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 265, on Saturday 7th August 2021 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as 30-27, 30-27, 29-28 in favor of winner Tecia Torres.
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).
Torres vs Hill stats
Tecia Torres stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, 1 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Angela Hill made her way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 9 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hill had a large advantage in power over Torres, boosting at 38% knock out percentage over Torres' 8%.
Tecia Torres was the younger woman by 4 years, at 32 years old.
Hill had a height advantage of 2 inches over Torres. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Torres was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 5 less fights, and made her debut in 2012, 1 year and 6 months earlier than Hill, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She had fought 15 less professional rounds, 51 to Hill's 66.
Torres vs Hill form
Angela Hill had stopped 1 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had lost to Michelle Waterson at UFC Vegas 10 on 12th September 2020 by split decision in their 5 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, she had been beaten by Claudia Gadelha at UFC Fight Night Jacksonville on 16th May 2020 by split decision in their 3 round contest at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville.
Going into that contest, she had beat Hannah Cifers at UFC on ESPN+ 24 on 25th January 2020 by knockout in the 2nd round at PNC Arena, Raleigh.
Before that, she had lost to Cortney Casey at UFC Fight Night 135 on 25th August 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln.
She had been beaten by Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night 104 on 4th February 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.
Torres' last 4 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 9 months and 15 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 11 months and 12 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Hill's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 13 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 11 months and 3 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 16 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.2 rounds on average.