Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Torres vs Waterson?
Tecia Torres beat Michelle Waterson by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 218, on Saturday 2nd December 2017 at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit.
The scorecards were announced as 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 Waterson stats
Tecia Torres stepped into the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws and 1 by submission.
Michelle Waterson made her way to the ring with an unblemished record of 0 wins and 0 draws.
The stats suggested that Torres and Waterson have similar power, both with a 0% knock out percentage.
Tecia Torres was the younger woman by 3 years, at 32 years old.
Waterson had a height advantage of 2 inches over Torres. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Torres was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 10 more fights, and made her debut in 2012, 5 year and 7 months later than Waterson, whose first professional fight was in 2007. She had fought 15 less professional rounds, 51 to Waterson's 66.