Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Viana vs Ricci?
Tabatha Ricci beat Polyana Viana by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Vieira, on Saturday 21st May 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 28-29, 28-29, 28-29 in favor of winner Tabatha Ricci.
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).
Viana vs Ricci stats
Polyana Viana stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Tabatha Ricci made her way to the ring with a record of 6 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Viana had advantage in power over Ricci, with a 33% knock out percentage over Ricci's 17%.
Polyana Viana was the older woman by 3 years, at 30 years old.
Viana had a height advantage of 4 inches over Ricci.
Viana was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made her debut in 2013, 7 days later than Ricci, whose first professional fight was in 2013. She had fought 8 more professional rounds, 26 to Ricci's 18.
Ricci's last 4 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 9 months and 24 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.