Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Waterson vs Hill?
Michelle Waterson beat Angela Hill by split decision in their 5 round contest during the main event of UFC Vegas 10, on Saturday 12th September 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Michelle Waterson.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 5 rounds in the Women’s Strawweight division, which meant the weight limit was 115 pounds (8.2 stone or 52.2 KG).
Waterson vs Hill stats
Michelle Waterson stepped into the octagon with an undefeated record of 0 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Angela Hill made her way to the cage with a record of 12 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hill had a massive power advantage over Waterson, boosting at 42% knock out percentage over Waterson's 0%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested that Waterson and Hill would have been pretty equal, both with a 0% submission rate.
Michelle Waterson was the younger woman by 1 year, at 37 years old.
Hill had 3-inch reach advantage.
Waterson was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 20 fewer fights, and made her debut in 2007, 7 years and 2 months earlier than Hill, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She had fought 10 less professional rounds, 68 to Hill's 78.
Waterson vs Hill form
Michelle Waterson had beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight before this contest, she had lost to Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC on ESPN+ 19 on 12th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at Amalie Arena, Tampa, United States.
Previous to that, she had beat Karolina Kowalkiewicz at UFC on ESPN 2 on 30th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia.
Going into that contest, she had won against Felice Herrig at UFC 229 on 6th October 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Before that, she had beat Cortney Casey at UFC on FOX 29 on 14th April 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Gila River Arena, Glendale.
She had been beaten by Tecia Torres at UFC 218 on 2nd December 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Little Caesars Arena, Detroit.
Waterson's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 1 month and 28 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year and 12 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
Hill's last 4 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 11 months and 26 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year and 6 months. In those fights, she fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.8 rounds on average.
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