Raquel Pennington vs. Marion Reneau – Fight, Stats, Highlights

Raquel Pennington and Marion Reneau faced each other in the women's bantamweight bout at UFC on ESPN 11: Blaydes vs. Volkov, which took place on Saturday, June 20, 2020, inside the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. There were 13 fights on the card. You can view UFC on ESPN 11 results and fight bonuses. UFC on ESPN 11 card gave fight fans all they could ask for.

In the five-round main event, Raquel Pennington defeated Marion Reneau in round 3 by Decision – Unanimous. Here is what happened in the fight —

Both fighters fired over 319 strikes combined in this fight, 271 of the strikes were significant strikes. Significant strikes refer to all strikes but don’t include small, short strikes in the clinch and on the ground. There were 6 takedown attempts between the two fighters. Let’s break down each fighter’s stats below.

Raquel Pennington full fight stats

Raquel Pennington landed 72% of all his strikes. There were 54 of 97 significant strikes to the head, 46 of 50 body shots, and 7 of 7 leg kicks. Raquel Pennington attempted 2 takedowns and landed 1. Here are all the strikes Raquel Pennington threw and landed against Marion Reneau.

Strikes Thrown
118 of 165 (72%)
Significant Strikes
107 of 154 (69%)
Head Strikes
54
Body Strikes
46
Leg Strikes
7
Takedowns
1 of 2

The current UFC record over the most significant strikes landed in a single UFC bout is 290.

Let’s take a look at how Marion Reneau did against Raquel Pennington.

Marion Reneau full fight stats

Marion Reneau was firing at a 53% accuracy, throwing 154 strikes and landing 81. There were 46 significant strikes, 20 of 85 landing to the head, 20 of 25 shots to the body and 6 of 7 leg kicks. Marion Reneau went for 4 takedowns and landed 2.

Strikes Thrown
81 of 154 (53%)
Significant Strikes
46 of 117 (39%)
Head Strikes
20
Body Strikes
46
Leg Strikes
6
Takedowns
2 of 4

Raquel Pennington won by Decision – Unanimous. The fight ended in round 3 at 5:00.

Results & Fight Totals

Event
UFC on ESPN 11
Date
June 20, 2020
Fight
Raquel Pennington vs. Marion Reneau
Winner
Raquel Pennington
Method
Decision – Unanimous
Fight End
Round 3 at 5:00
Total Strikes Thrown
319
Significant Strikes Thrown
271
Total Takedowns Attempted
6

Did you know:Max Holloway holds a UFC record over the most significant strikes landed in a single UFC match at 290. He also holds a UFC record for the most significant strikes landed in one round at 134. He achieved both records against Brian Ortega during his successful featherweight title defense on December 8, 2018, at UFC 231 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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