Holly Holm on Saturday became the first person -- man or woman -- to have won a world title in boxing and UFC. But that doesn't capture the magnitude of what she did in Melbourne, Australia.
ESPN Stats & Information puts Holm's knockout of UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in perspective:
Biggest UFC upset
According to the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, Holm closed as a plus-800 underdog against Rousey (who closed at minus-1400). Before Saturday, the biggest upset in UFC history came in UFC 173, when T.J. Dillashaw (plus-575) defeated Renan Barao.
Earlier in the week, Rousey was minus-2000.
The fight ended 59 seconds into the second round, the shortest fight in Holm's career. Rousey has made a habit of ending fights quickly. Her previous four fights lasted a total of 2 minutes, 10 seconds. Her shortest bout was 14 seconds; her longest, 10 minutes, 58 seconds. Eight of her wins have come in less than a minute.
Holm became the second opponent to last more than one round against Rousey. The other was Miesha Tate, the top-ranked bantamweight contender entering the week and a two-time loser to Rousey.
According to FightMetric, Holm had a 38-21 advantage in strikes. The 38 significant strikes Rousey absorbed were a career high. In her first 10 UFC/Strikeforce fights, Rousey was hit by a combined 64 significant strikes.
Holm improved her record to 10-0, including 3-0 in UFC fights. It was her seventh MMA win by knockout and her fourth win by kicks (her third by head kicks).
Rousey lost for the first time in 13 fights (her first loss in seven UFC fights). She had been the only holder of the UFC women's bantamweight title. She was awarded the title in December 2012 when she moved from Strikeforce to UFC.