Tape rankings @ Women’s Bantamweight
Who won Vieira vs Tate?
Ketlen Vieira beat Miesha Tate by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest, during the main event of UFC Vegas 43, on Saturday 20th November 2021 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 49-46, 48-47, 48-47 in favor of winner Ketlen Vieira.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Women’s Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Vieira vs Tate stats
Ketlen Vieira stepped into the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 4 by submission.
Miesha Tate made her way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 7 loses and 0 draws, with 4 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Tate had a slight advantage in power over Vieira, with a 21% knock out percentage over Vieira's 18%.
Ketlen Vieira was the younger woman by 5 years, at 30 years old.
Vieira had a height advantage of 2 inches over Tate. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Vieira was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made her debut in 2014, 6 year and 10 months later than Tate, whose first professional fight was in 2007. She had fought 32 less professional rounds, 38 to Tate's 70.
Vieira's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 3 months and 16 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 5 months and 7 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Tate's last 2 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 11 months and 10 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 2 years, 11 months and 20 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.