Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Yan vs Gadelha?
Xiaonan Yan beat Claudia Gadelha by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Vegas 13, on Saturday 7th November 2020 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Xiaonan Yan.
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).
Yan vs Gadelha stats
Xiaonan Yan stepped into the ring with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 5 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Claudia Gadelha made her way to the ring with a record of 18 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, with 2 of those wins by knock out and 7 by submission.
The stats suggested Yan had a massive power advantage over Gadelha, boasting at 42% knock out percentage over Gadelha's 11%.
Xiaonan Yan was the younger woman by 1 year, at 32 years old.
Yan had a height advantage of 1 inch over Gadelha. Despite this, both fighters had equal reach.
Yan was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 9 less fights, and made her debut in 2009, 1 year and 4 months later than Gadelha, whose first professional fight was in 2008. She had fought 24 less professional rounds, 31 to Gadelha's 55.
Gadelha's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 6 months and 4 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 3 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 7 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.