Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill – Preview & Matchup Analysis

Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill fight preview

UFC on ESPN 8: Overeem vs. Harris is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. In one of the matchups on the fight card, Claudia “Claudinha” Gadelha will take on Angela “Overkill” Hill in the Women’s Strawweight Bout. You can view the full UFC on ESPN 8 card.

In this post, we will break down Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill matchup. Let’s take look at the fighter’s ages, their height, records, reach, fight stats and more below ⤵

The 31-year-old, Claudia Gadelha is coming in with a 17-4-0 record. Gadelha will be fighting for the first time since a win via unanimous decision against Randa Markos at UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos in July.

Hill, meanwhile, is coming off a unanimous decision win against Loma Lookboonmee on July 6, 2019 at UFC Fight Night: Felder vs. Hooker and holds a 12-7-0 record.

Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill
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Claudia Gadelha has an orthodox fighting stance with a 63″ reach. The 35-year-old, Angela Hill is an orthodox fighter with a 64″ reach. An orthodox fighter stands with their left side forward and jabs with their left hand, the southpaw fighter is the opposite, southpaw stands with their right side forward and jabs with their right hand. In most cases, orthodox fighters are right-handed, if you are left-handed, then you fight southpaw.

Gadelha comes in with 42% striking accuracy, he typically lands about 3.17 significant strikes every minute. His opponent, Hill fires at 49% accuracy, landing about 5.74 significant strikes per minute. Claudia Gadelha also has a 47% takedown accuracy and on average gets around 3.34 takedowns every 15 minutes, compared to Hill’s 0.50 takedowns and 72% takedown accuracy.

Angela spent on average 12:45 minutes in the Octagon and Claudia has an average fight time of 14:48 minutes.

This looks like an exciting matchup, at least on paper. UFC on ESPN 8 is live in , who do you think will win, Claudia or Angela? Sound off in the comments.

Event Name
UFC on ESPN 8: Overeem vs. Harris
May 16, 2020
Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill

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