Tape rankings @ Women’s Strawweight
Who won Zhang vs Torres?
Weili Zhang beat Tecia Torres by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC 235, on Saturday 2nd March 2019 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as in favor of winner Weili Zhang.
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).
Zhang vs Torres stats
Weili Zhang stepped into the ring with a record of 18 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 9 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 7 by submission.
Tecia Torres made her way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws and 1 by submission.
The stats suggested Zhang had a massive power advantage over Torres, boasting at 50% knock out percentage over Torres' 0%.
Weili Zhang was the older woman by 1 year, at 33 years old.
Zhang had a height advantage of 3 inches over Torres. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Zhang was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made her debut in 2013, 1 year and 1 month later than Torres, whose first professional fight was in 2012. She had fought 7 less professional rounds, 47 to Torres' 54.
Torres' last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 12 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 26 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.