List of UFC records

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Below is a list of records held in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

Contents

Fighting[edit]

Most bouts[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]

On December 16, 1994, Royce Gracie became the first fighter to reach 10 fights in the UFC.[1]

On July 7, 2007, Tito Ortiz became the first fighter to reach 20 fights in the UFC.[2]

On September 8, 2018, Jim Miller became the first fighter to reach 30 fights in the UFC.[3]

Bold - Active fighters
Fighter Division Bouts
1. United States Jim Miller Lightweight
Catchweight
33
2. United States Donald Cerrone Lightweight
Welterweight
32
3. United States Jeremy Stephens Featherweight
Lightweight
30
Brazil Demian Maia Welterweight
Middleweight
United States Diego Sanchez Welterweight
Lightweight
Featherweight
Middleweight
Belarus Andrei Arlovski Heavyweight
4. United Kingdom Michael Bisping Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
29
5. Brazil Rafael dos Anjos Welterweight
Lightweight
28
United States Clay Guida Lightweight
Featherweight
United States B.J. Penn Lightweight
Featherweight
Welterweight
Brazil Gleison Tibau Lightweight
Catchweight
Welterweight
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Bouts
Heavyweight Belarus Andrei Arlovski 30
Light Heavyweight United States Tito Ortiz[a] 27
Middleweight United Kingdom Michael Bisping 24
Welterweight Brazil Thiago Alves 24
United States Josh Koscheck
Lightweight United States Jim Miller 32
Featherweight United States Darren Elkins 19
United States Max Holloway
Bantamweight United States Urijah Faber 16
United States TJ Dillashaw
Brazil Iuri Alcântara
Flyweight United States Joseph Benavidez 16
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 5
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes 11
United States Raquel Pennington
Women's Flyweight United States Roxanne Modafferi 5
Canada Gillian Robertson
Women's Strawweight Canada Randa Markos 12
  1. ^ 2 of 27 Light Heavyweight bouts in first deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 2 of 27 Light Heavyweight bouts in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division Wins Losses Draws NC Total
1. United States Randy Couture Heavyweight
Light Heavyweight
9 6 0 0 15
Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
13 2 0 0
2. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 13 0 0 1 14
United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight
Bantamweight
12 2 0 0
3. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 11 2 0 0 13
4. United States Matt Hughes Welterweight 9 3 0 0 12
5. United States B.J. Penn Lightweight
Welterweight
5 5 1 0 11
Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight 8 3 0 0
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Bouts
Heavyweight United States Tim Sylvia 9
United States Randy Couture
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 14
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 13
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 14
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 8
Featherweight Brazil Jose Aldo 11
Bantamweight Brazil Renan Barao 6
United States TJ Dillashaw
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 13
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 4
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 8
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 3
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 8

In a calendar year[edit]

Fighter Division/s Year Bouts[a]
1. United States Chris Leben Middleweight 2006 5
United States Roger Huerta Lightweight 2007
United States Donald Cerrone Lightweight 2011
United States Daron Cruickshank Lightweight 2014
United States Neil Magny Welterweight 2014
2015
Jamaica Uriah Hall Middleweight 2015
United Kingdom Ross Pearson Lightweight
Welterweight
2016
Brazil Thiago Santos Middleweight

Light Heavyweight

2018
  1. ^ Does not include multiple-bout tournaments

Most total fight time[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Time (hh:mm:ss)
1. United States Frankie Edgar Featherweight
Lightweight
7:12:33
2. Brazil Rafael Dos Anjos Lightweight
Welterweight
6:28:11
3. Brazil Demian Maia Middleweight
Welterweight
6:18:12
4. United States Diego Sanchez Welterweight
Lightweight
Featherweight
Catchweight
Middleweight
6:08:58
5. United Kingdom Michael Bisping Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
6:05:33
6. United States Jeremy Stephens Featherweight
Lightweight
6:05:23
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Time (hh:mm:ss)
Heavyweight United States Roy Nelson 3:22:33
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 5:11:15
Middleweight United Kingdom Michael Bisping 4:58:22
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 5:28:12
Lightweight Brazil Gleison Tibau 4:45:33
Featherweight United States Cub Swanson 3:07:50
Bantamweight United States Urijah Faber 3:29:04
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 3:50:57
Women's Featherweight United States Holly Holm 0:50:00
Women's Bantamweight United States Miesha Tate 2:05:39
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 1:04:51
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jędrzejczyk 2:33:39

In title bouts[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Time (hh:mm:ss)
1. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 4:14:47
2. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight
Middleweight
4:14:28
3. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight
Bantamweight
3:45:57
4. United States Randy Couture Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
3:33:00
5. United States B.J. Penn Featherweight
Lightweight
Welterweight
3:24:05
By division[edit]

Most PPV Main Events[edit]

Fighter Division/s PPV Main Events Total
1. United States Randy Couture Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
Japan, 28, 31, 34, 36, 39, 43, 44, 46, 49, 52,
57, 68, 74, 91, 102, 105, 109
18
2. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
64, 67, 73, 77, 82, 90, 97, 112, 117, 126,
134, 148 153, 162, 168, 183, 234
17
3. United States Tito Ortiz Light Heavyweight 13, 19, 22, 25, 29, 30, 32, 33, 40, 44, 47,
50, 51, 66, 106, 133
16
4. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 128, 135, 140, 145, 152, 159, 165, 172,
182, 197, 214, 232, 235, 239
14
5. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight
Middleweight
65, 69, 79, 83, 87, 94, 111, 124, 129, 154,
158, 167, 217
13
1.^ Minimum 10 pay-per-view main events.

Winning[edit]

Most wins[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Bold - Active fighters
Fighter Division Wins
1. United States Donald Cerrone Lightweight
Welterweight
23
2. Brazil Demian Maia Welterweight
Middleweight
21
3. United States Jim Miller Lightweight
Catchweight
20
United Kingdom Michael Bisping Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
4. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 19
5. United States Diego Sanchez Welterweight
Lightweight
Middleweight
18
Brazil Rafael dos Anjos Welterweight
Lightweight
United States Matt Hughes Welterweight
Catchweight
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Wins
Heavyweight Belarus Andrei Arlovski 17
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 19
Middleweight United Kingdom Michael Bisping 16
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 19
Lightweight United States Jim Miller 19
Featherweight United States Max Holloway 16
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw 12
Flyweight United States Joseph Benavidez 13
United States Demetrious Johnson
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 4
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes 10
Women's Flyweight Canada Gillian Robertson 4
Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 9

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division Wins
1. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 13
Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
2. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 12
3. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 11
4. United States Matt Hughes Welterweight 9
United States Randy Couture Heavyweight
Light Heavyweight
5. Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight 8
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Wins
Heavyweight United States Randy Couture 6
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 13
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 11
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 12
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 4
United States Benson Henderson
Featherweight Brazil Jose Aldo 8
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw 5
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 12
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 3
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 6
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 3
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 6

In a calendar year[edit]

Fighter Division/s Year Dates Events Opponents Wins[a]
United States Roger Huerta Lightweight 2007 Feb 3
Apr 7
Jun 23
Aug 25
Dec 8
UFC 67
UFC 69
TUF 5
UFC 74
TUF 6
John Halverson
Leonard Garcia
Doug Evans
Alberto Crane
Clay Guida
5
United States Neil Magny Welterweight 2014 Feb 1
May 10
Jun 28
Aug 23
Oct 25
UFC 169
UFC Fight Night 40
UFC Fight Night 43
UFC Fight Night 49
UFC 179
Gasan Umalatov
Tim Means
Rodrigo de Lima
Alex Garcia
William Macário
  1. ^ Does not include multiple-bout tournaments

Highest win percentage[edit]

Fighter Division Wins Losses Draws %
1. Russia Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight
Catchweight
11 0 0 100.00
Nigeria Kamaru Usman Welterweight 10 0 0
2. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 19 1 0 95.00
3. United States Tony Ferguson Lightweight
Welterweight
15 1 0 93.75
4. Brazil Amanda Nunes Bantamweight
Featherweight
11 1 0 91.67
5. United States Colby Covington Welterweight 10 1 0 90.91
Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
20 2 0
  • Minimum of 10 fights

Most consecutive win streaks[edit]

All fighters[edit]

Fighter Division Began Ended Winning streak
1. Brazil Anderson Silva Light Heavyweight
Middleweight
Jun 28, 2006 July 6, 2013 16
2. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight Mar 21, 2010 Jul 29, 2017 13
United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight Jun 8, 2012 Aug 4, 2018
Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
Aug 25, 2007 Feb 21, 2019
United States Max Holloway Featherweight
Catchweight
January 4, 2014 Apr 13, 2019
3. United States Tony Ferguson Lightweight Oct 17, 2013 Active 12
4. Russia Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight
Catchweight
Jan 20, 2012 Active 11
Brazil Royce Gracie Openweight Nov 12, 1993 Apr 7, 1995
5. Nigeria Kamaru Usman Welterweight Jul 12, 2015 Active 10

By division[edit]

Division Fighter Began Ended Winning streak
Heavyweight Brazil Junior dos Santos Oct 25, 2008 Dec 29, 2012 9
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones Mar 21, 2010 Jul 29, 2017 13
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva Jun 28, 2006 July 6, 2013 13
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre Aug 25, 2007 Feb 21, 2019 12
Lightweight United States Tony Ferguson Oct 17, 2013 Active 12
Featherweight United States Max Holloway January 4, 2014 Active 13
Bantamweight Brazil Renan Barao May 20, 2011 May 24, 2014 7
Brazil Raphael Assuncao Aug 27, 2011 Jul 9, 2016
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson Jun 8, 2012 Aug 4, 2018 13
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg Jul 29, 2017 Dec 29, 2018 3
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes Mar 21, 2015 Active 8
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko Feb 3, 2018 Active 4
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk Dec 13, 2014 Nov 4, 2017 8

Finishes[edit]

Most finishes[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Finishes
1. United States Donald Cerrone Welterweight
Lightweight
16
2. Brazil Vitor Belfort Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
Catchweight
14
Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
4. United States Frank Mir Heavyweight 13
United States Matt Hughes Welterweight
Catchweight
6. United States Joe Lauzon Lightweight
Catchweight
12
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Finishes
Heavyweight United States Frank Mir 13
Light Heavyweight United States Chuck Liddell[a] 10
United States Tito Ortiz[b]
United States Jon Jones
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 11
Welterweight United States Matt Hughes 12
Lightweight United States Joe Lauzon 11
Featherweight United States Max Holloway 9
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw 7
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 7
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino 2
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes 7
Women's Flyweight Canada Gillian Robertson 4
Women's Strawweight United States Rose Namajunas 4
Brazil Jéssica Andrade
  1. ^ 1 of 10 Light Heavyweight finishes in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
  2. ^ 2 of 10 Light Heavyweight finishes in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 1 of 10 Light Heavyweight finishes in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Finishes
1. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
9
2. United States Matt Hughes Welterweight 8
3. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 7
4. United States Ronda Rousey Bantamweight (W) 6
United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight
10. United States Chuck Liddell Light Heavyweight 5
United States Frank Shamrock Light Heavyweight[a]
United States Randy Couture Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
United States B.J. Penn Lightweight
Welterweight
Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight
Middleweight
  1. ^ 4 of 5 finishes in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 1 of 5 submissions in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Finishes
Heavyweight United States Brock Lesnar 3
United States Stipe Miocic
United States Randy Couture
Belarus Andrei Arlovski
United States Tim Sylvia
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 6
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 9
Welterweight United States Matt Hughes 8
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 4
Featherweight United States Max Holloway 3
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw 5
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 7
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino 2
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 6
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 1
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jędrzejczyk 2

In a single event[edit]

Event Date Finishes
1. UFC 2 March 11, 1994 15
2. UFC Fight Night 55 November 7, 2014 11
UFC 224 May 12, 2018
4. UFC 4 December 16, 1994 10
UFC 6 July 14, 1995
UFC 7 September 8, 1995
Ultimate Ultimate 1996 December 7, 1996
UFC Fight Night 13 April 2, 2008
UFC on Fuel TV 10 June 8, 2013
UFC Fight Night 65 May 10, 2015
UFC Fight Night 68 June 6, 2015

Fastest finishes[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Type of finish Time
1. United States Jorge Masvidal Ben Askren Welterweight UFC 239 Knockout 0:05[4]
2. United States Duane Ludwig Jonathan Goulet Welterweight UFC Fight Night 3 Knockout 0:06[a]
3. South Korea Chan Sung Jung Mark Hominick Featherweight UFC 140 Knockout 0:06[a]
4. United States Todd Duffee Tim Hague Heavyweight UFC 102 Knockout 0:07
Canada Ryan Jimmo Anthony Perosh Light Heavyweight UFC 149 Knockout
6. United States Don Frye Thomas Ramirez Heavyweight UFC 8 Knockout 0:08
United States James Irvin Houston Alexander Light Heavyweight UFC Fight Night 13 Knockout
Jamaica Leon Edwards Seth Baczynski Welterweight UFC Fight Night 64 Knockout
Finland Makwan Amirkhani Andy Ogle Featherweight UFC on Fox 14 Knockout
  1. ^ a b Official UFC records have the bout time at 0:11, Dana White and UFC officials have admitted[5] the actual KO time was 0:06.06. The NSAC cannot retroactively amend bout times, however this is considered the second fastest finish and KO in UFC history.
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Opponent Event Type of finish Time
Heavyweight United States Todd Duffee Tim Hague UFC 102 Knockout 0:07
Light Heavyweight Canada Ryan Jimmo Anthony Perosh UFC 149 Knockout 0:07
Middleweight England Mark Weir Eugene Jackson UFC 38 Knockout 0:10
Welterweight United States Jorge Masvidal Ben Askren UFC 239 Knockout 0:05[4]
Lightweight United States Gray Maynard Joe Veres UFC Fight Night 11 Knockout 0:09
Featherweight South Korea Chan Sung Jung Mark Hominick UFC 140 Knockout 0:06[a]
Bantamweight Mexico Erik Perez Ken Stone UFC 150 Knockout 0:17
Flyweight United States Dustin Ortiz Hector Sandoval UFC Fight Night 114 Knockout 0:15
Women's Featherweight Brazil Amanda Nunes Cristiane Justino UFC 232 Knockout 0:51
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano UFC 184 Submission 0:14
Women's Flyweight Venezuela Veronica Macedo Polyana Viana UFC Fight Night 156 Submission 1:06
Women's Strawweight Brazil Poliana Botelho Syuri Kondo UFC Fight Night 129 Knockout 0:33
  1. ^ Official UFC records have the bout time at 0:11, Dana White and UFC officials have admitted[5] the actual KO time was 0:06.06. The NSAC cannot retroactively amend bout times, however this is considered the second fastest finish and KO in UFC history.

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Championship Event Type of finish Time
1. Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor José Aldo Featherweight UFC 194 Knockout 0:13
2. United States Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano Bantamweight (W) UFC 184 Submission 0:14
3. Belarus Andrei Arlovski Paul Buentello Heavyweight UFC 55 Knockout 0:15
4. United States Ronda Rousey Alexis Davis Bantamweight (W) UFC 175 Knockout 0:16
United States Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson Light Heavyweight UFC 15.5 Submission
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Opponent Event Type of finish Time
Heavyweight Belarus Andrei Arlovski Paul Buentello UFC 55 Knockout 0:15
Light Heavyweight United States Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson UFC 15.5 Submission 0:16
Middleweight United States Rich Franklin Nate Quarry UFC 56 Knockout 2:34
Welterweight United States Tyron Woodley Robbie Lawler UFC 201 Knockout 2:12
Lightweight Brazil Rafael Dos Anjos Donald Cerrone UFC on Fox 17 Knockout 1:06
Featherweight Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor José Aldo UFC 194 Knockout 0:13
Bantamweight Brazil Renan Barão Urijah Faber UFC 169 Knockout 3:42
Flyweight United States Henry Cejudo TJ Dillashaw UFC on ESPN+ 1 Knockout 0:32
Women's Featherweight Brazil Amanda Nunes Cristiane Justino UFC 232 Knockout 0:51
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano UFC 184 Submission 0:14
Women's Flyweight - - - - -
Women's Strawweight United States Rose Namajunas Joanna Jędrzejczyk UFC 217 Knockout 3:03

Latest finishes[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Type of finish Round Time
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi Flyweight UFC 186 Submission 5 4:59
Mexico Yair Rodríguez Chan Sung Jung Featherweight UFC Fight Night 139 Knockout 4:59
2. United States Frankie Edgar Cub Swanson Featherweight UFC Fight Night 57 Submission 4:56
3. United States Demetrious Johnson John Moraga Flyweight UFC on Fox 8 Submission 3:43
4. United States Miesha Tate Holly Holm Bantamweight (W) UFC 196 Technical Submission 3:30
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Opponent Event Type of finish Round Time
Heavyweight United States Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos UFC 166 Knockout 5 3:09
Light Heavyweight Sweden Alexander Gustafsson Glover Teixeira UFC Fight Night 109 Knockout 5 1:07
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen UFC 117 Submission 5 3:10
Welterweight United States Robbie Lawler Rory MacDonald UFC 189 Knockout 5 1:00
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez UFC 107 Knockout 5 2:37
Featherweight Mexico Yair Rodríguez Chan Sung Jung UFC Fight Night 139 Knockout 5 4:59
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw Renan Barão UFC 173 Knockout 5 2:26
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi UFC 186 Submission 5 4:59
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino Tonya Evinger UFC 214 Knockout 3 1:56
Women's Bantamweight United States Miesha Tate Holly Holm UFC 196 Submission 5 3:30
Women's Flyweight Scotland Joanne Calderwood Valérie Létourneau UFC Fight Night 89 Knockout 3 2:44
Women's Strawweight United States Rose Namajunas Paige VanZant UFC Fight Night 80 Submission 5 2:25

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Type of finish Round Time
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi Flyweight UFC 186 Submission 5 4:59
2. United States Demetrious Johnson John Moraga Flyweight UFC on Fox 8 Submission 3:43
3. United States Miesha Tate Holly Holm Bantamweight (W) UFC 196 Submission 3:30
4. Brazil Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen Middleweight UFC 117 Submission 3:10
5. United States Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos Heavyweight UFC 166 Knockout 3:09
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Opponent Event Type of finish Round Time
Heavyweight United States Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos UFC 166 Knockout 5 3:09
Light Heavyweight[a] United States Frank Shamrock Tito Ortiz UFC 22 Knockout 4 4:42
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen UFC 117 Submission 5 3:10
Welterweight United States Robbie Lawler Rory MacDonald UFC 189 Knockout 5 1:00
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez UFC 107 Knockout 5 2:37
Featherweight Brazil José Aldo Chan Sung Jung UFC 163 Knockout 4 2:00
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw Renan Barão UFC 173 Knockout 5 2:26
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi UFC 186 Submission 5 4:59
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino Tonya Evinger UFC 214 Knockout 3 1:56
Women's Bantamweight United States Miesha Tate Holly Holm UFC 196 Submission 5 3:30
Women's Flyweight - - - - - -
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jędrzejczyk Jessica Penne UFC Fight Night 69 Knockout 3 4:22
  1. ^ Light Heavyweight bout in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

Highest finishes per win percentage[edit]

Fighter Division/s Finishes Wins %
1. Brazil Royce Gracie Welterweight
Openweight
Catchweight
11 11 100%
2. Brazil Vitor Belfort Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
Catchweight
14 15 93.33%
3. Brazil Charles Oliveira Featherweight
Lightweight
12 13 92.31%
4. Brazil Gabriel Gonzaga Heavyweight 11 12 91.67%
United States B.J. Penn Lightweight
Welterweight
11 12
1.^ Minimum 10 UFC wins.

Knockouts[edit]

Most knockouts[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Knockouts
1. Brazil Vitor Belfort Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
Catchweight
12
2. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
11
United States Anthony Johnson Light Heavyweight
Middleweight
Brazil Thiago Santos Light Heavyweight
3. United States Chuck Liddell[a] Light Heavyweight 10
United Kingdom Michael Bisping Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
United States Cain Velasquez Heavyweight
United States Derrick Lewis Heavyweight
United States Matt Brown Welterweight
  1. ^ 1 of 10 knockouts in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Knockouts
Heavyweight United States Cain Velasquez 10
Light Heavyweight United States Chuck Liddell 10
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 8
Welterweight United States Matt Brown 10
Lightweight Brazil Edson Barboza 7
Featherweight United States Max Holloway 8
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw 5
Flyweight United States John Dodson 3
United States Joseph Benavidez
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino 4
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes 6
Women's Flyweight Scotland Joanne Calderwood 1
United States Maycee Barber
Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko
Women's Strawweight Brazil Jessica Andrade 3

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Knockouts
1. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 7
2. United States Chuck Liddell Light Heavyweight 5
United States Randy Couture Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
United States Matt Hughes Welterweight
5. 8 Fighters - 3
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Knockouts
Heavyweight United States Cain Velasquez 3
United States Stipe Miocic
Light Heavyweight United States Chuck Liddell 5
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 7
Welterweight United States Matt Hughes 5
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 2
Featherweight United States Max Holloway 3
Bantamweight United States T.J. Dillashaw 3
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 2
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino 1
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 3
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 1
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jędrzejczyk 2

In a single event[edit]

Event Date Knockouts
1. UFC 92 December 27, 2008 8
UFC on Fox 7 April 20, 2013
UFC Fight Night 45 July 16, 2014
UFC 199 June 4, 2016

Fastest knockouts[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Time
1. Jorge Masvidal Ben Askren Welterweight UFC 239 0:05
2. Duane Ludwig Jonathan Goulet Welterweight UFC Fight Night 3 0:06[a]
3. Todd Duffee Tim Hague Heavyweight UFC 102 0:07
Chan Sung Jung Mark Hominick Featherweight UFC 140
Ryan Jimmo Anthony Perosh Light Heavyweight UFC 149
4. Don Frye Thomas Ramirez Heavyweight UFC 8 0:08
James Irvin Houston Alexander Light Heavyweight UFC Fight Night 13
Leon Edwards Seth Baczynski Welterweight UFC Fight Night 64
Makwan Amirkhani Andy Ogle Featherweight UFC on Fox 14
  1. ^ Official UFC records have the bout time at 0:11, Dana White and UFC officials have admitted[5] the actual KO time was 0:06. The NSAC cannot retroactively amend bout times.
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Opponent Event Time
Heavyweight Todd Duffee Tim Hague UFC 102 0:07
Light Heavyweight Ryan Jimmo Anthony Perosh UFC 149 0:07
Middleweight Mark Weir Eugene Jackson UFC 38 0:10
Welterweight Jorge Masvidal Ben Askren UFC 239 0:05
Lightweight Gray Maynard Joe Veres UFC Fight Night 11 0:09
Featherweight Chan Sung Jung Mark Hominick UFC 140 0:07
Bantamweight Erik Perez Ken Stone UFC 150 0:17
Flyweight Dustin Ortiz Hector Sandoval UFC Fight Night 114 0:15
Women's Featherweight - - - -
Women's Bantamweight Ronda Rousey Alexis Davis UFC 175 0:16
Women's Flyweight
Women's Strawweight Cortney Casey Cristina Stanciu UFC Fight Night 91 2:36

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Championship Event Time
1. Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor José Aldo Featherweight UFC 194 0:13[6]
2. Belarus Andrei Arlovski Paul Buentello Heavyweight UFC 55 0:15
3. United States Ronda Rousey Alexis Davis Bantamweight (W) UFC 175 0:16
4. United States Frank Shamrock Igor Zinoviev Light Heavyweight UFC 16 0:22
5. United States Tito Ortiz Evan Tanner Light Heavyweight UFC 30 0:32
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Opponent Event Time
Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski Paul Buentello UFC 55 0:15
Light Heavyweight Frank Shamrock Igor Zinoviev UFC 16 0:22
Middleweight Rich Franklin Nate Quarry UFC 56 2:34
Welterweight Tyron Woodley Robbie Lawler UFC 201 2:12
Lightweight Rafael Dos Anjos Donald Cerrone UFC on Fox 17 1:06
Featherweight Conor McGregor José Aldo UFC 194 0:13
Bantamweight Renan Barão Urijah Faber UFC 169 3:42
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson Joseph Benavidez UFC on Fox 9 2:08
Women's Featherweight Amanda Nunes Cris Cyborg UFC 232 :51
Women's Bantamweight Ronda Rousey Alexis Davis UFC 175 0:16
Women's Flyweight - - - -
Women's Strawweight Rose Namajunas Joanna Jędrzejczyk UFC 217 3:03

Latest knockouts[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Round Time
1. Mexico Yair Rodríguez Chan Sung Jung Featherweight UFC Fight Night 139 5 4:59
2. United States Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos Heavyweight UFC 166 3:09
3. United States Ricco Rodriguez Randy Couture Heavyweight UFC 39 3:04
4. United States Stipe Miocic Mark Hunt Heavyweight UFC Fight Night 65 2:47
5. United States B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez Lightweight UFC 107 2:37
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Opponent Event Round Time
Heavyweight Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos UFC 166 5 3:09
Light Heavyweight[a] Frank Shamrock Tito Ortiz UFC 22 4 4:42
Middleweight Rich Franklin Evan Tanner UFC 53 4 3:25
Welterweight Robbie Lawler Rory MacDonald UFC 189 5 1:00
Lightweight B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez UFC 107 5 2:37
Featherweight Yair Rodríguez Chan Sung Jung UFC Fight Night 139 5 4:59
Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw Renan Barão UFC 173 5 2:26
Flyweight John Lineker Alptekin Ozkilic UFC Fight Night 45 3 4:51
Women's Featherweight Cristiane Justino Tonya Evinger UFC 214 3 1:56
Women's Bantamweight Lauren Murphy Kelly Faszholz UFC Fight Night 83 3 4:55
Women's Flyweight Joanne Calderwood Valérie Létourneau UFC Fight Night 89 3 2:44
Women's Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk Jessica Penne UFC Fight Night 69 3 4:22
  1. ^ Light Heavyweight bout in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Round Time
1. United States Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos Heavyweight UFC 166 5 3:09
2. United States Ricco Rodriguez Randy Couture Heavyweight UFC 39 3:04
3. United States B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez Lightweight UFC 107 2:37
4. United States T.J. Dillashaw Renan Barão Bantamweight UFC 173 2:26
5. United States T.J. Dillashaw Joe Soto Bantamweight UFC 177 2:20
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Opponent Event Round Time
Heavyweight Cain Velasquez Junior Dos Santos UFC 166 5 3:09
Light Heavyweight[a] Frank Shamrock Tito Ortiz UFC 22 4 4:42
Middleweight Rich Franklin Evan Tanner UFC 53 4 3:25
Welterweight Robbie Lawler Rory MacDonald UFC 189 5 1:00
Lightweight B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez UFC 107 5 2:37
Featherweight José Aldo Chan Sung Jung UFC 163 4 2:00
Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw Renan Barão UFC 173 5 2:26
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson Henry Cejudo UFC 197 1 2:49
Women's Featherweight Cristiane Justino Tonya Evinger UFC 214 3 1:56
Women's Bantamweight Holly Holm Ronda Rousey UFC 193 2 0:59
Women's Flyweight - - - - -
Women's Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk Jessica Penne UFC Fight Night 69 3 4:22
  1. ^ Light Heavyweight bout in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

Highest knockouts per win percentage[edit]

Fighter Division/s Knockouts Wins %
1. Shawn Jordan Heavyweight 6 6 100%
Ricco Rodriguez Heavyweight 5 5
3. Roy Nelson Heavyweight 8 9 88.89%
Derrick Lewis Heavyweight
Matt Mitrione Heavyweight
6. Mark Hunt Heavyweight 7 8 87.5%
1.^ Minimum 5 UFC KOs.

Submissions[edit]

Most submissions[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Submissions
1. Brazil Charles Oliveira Featherweight
Lightweight
13
2. United States Nate Diaz Lightweight
Welterweight
12
3. Brazil Royce Gracie Welterweight
Openweight
Catchweight
10
Brazil Demian Maia Welterweight
Middleweight
10
5. United States Frank Mir Heavyweight 8
United States Jim Miller Lightweight
Catchweight
6. United States Kenny Florian Lightweight
Welterweight
7
United States Joe Lauzon Lightweight
Catchweight
United States Cole Miller Featherweight
Lightweight
Iceland Gunnar Nelson Welterweight
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Wins
Heavyweight United States Frank Mir 8
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 5
Middleweight Brazil Demian Maia 5
Brazil Antonio Carlos Junior
Welterweight Iceland Gunnar Nelson 7
Lightweight United States Nate Diaz 12
United States Jim Miller
Featherweight Brazil Charles Oliveira 11
Bantamweight United States Urijah Faber 6
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 5
Women's Featherweight United States Felicia Spencer 1
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 3
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Antonina Shevchenko 1
Women's Strawweight United States Rose Namajunas 3

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Submissions
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 4
2. United States Frank Shamrock Light Heavyweight[a] 3
United States B.J. Penn Lightweight
Welterweight
United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight
United States Ronda Rousey Bantamweight (W)
United States Matt Hughes Welterweight
  1. ^ 2 of 3 submissions in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 1 of 3 submissions in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Submissions
Heavyweight Brock Lesnar 1
Maurice Smith
Frank Mir
Minotauro Nogueira
Mark Coleman
Andrei Arlovski
Fabricio Werdum
Daniel Cormier
Light Heavyweight Jon Jones 3
Frank Shamrock[a]
Middleweight Anderson Silva 2
Welterweight Matt Hughes 3
Lightweight B.J. Penn 2
Anthony Pettis
Featherweight - -
Bantamweight Renan Barão 1
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 4
Women's Featherweight - -
Women's Bantamweight Ronda Rousey 3
Women's Flyweight - -
Women's Strawweight Carla Esparza 1
  1. ^ 2 of 3 submissions in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 1 of 3 submissions in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

In a single event[edit]

Event Date Submissions
1. UFC 2 March 11, 1994 10
2. UFC 4 December 16, 1994 8
UFC on Fuel TV 10 June 8, 2013
4. Ultimate Ultimate 1995 December 16, 1995 6
The Ultimate Fighter 6 Finale December 8, 2007
UFC Fight Night 17 February 7, 2009
UFC on Fuel TV 2 April 14, 2012
UFC Fight Night 80 December 10, 2015
UFC Fight Night 90 July 7, 2016

Fastest submissions[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Time
1. Oleg Taktarov Anthony Macias Heavyweight UFC 6 0:09
2. Joe Charles Kevin Rosier Heavyweight UFC 4 0:14
Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano Bantamweight (W) UFC 184
Justin Martin Eric Martin Heavyweight UFC 12
5. Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson Light Heavyweight UFC 15.5 0:16
Marcus Aurelio Ryan Roberts Lightweight UFC Fight Night 13
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Opponent Event Time
Heavyweight Justin Martin Eric Martin UFC 12 0:14
Light Heavyweight Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson UFC Japan 0:16[a]
Middleweight Rory Singer Ross Pointon The Ultimate Fighter 3 Finale 0:44
Welterweight Dennis Hallman Matt Hughes UFC 29 0:20
Lightweight Marcus Aurélio Ryan Roberts UFC Fight Night 13 0:16
Featherweight Chas Skelly Maximo Blanco UFC Fight Night 94 0:19
Bantamweight Patrick Williams Alejandro Pérez UFC 188 0:23
Flyweight Ben Nguyen Tim Elliott UFC Fight Night 110 0:49
Women's Featherweight - - - -
Women's Bantamweight Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano UFC 184 0:14
Women's Flyweight - - - -
Women's Strawweight Emily Whitmire Alexandra Albu UFC on ESPN 1 1:01
  1. ^ Light Heavyweight submission in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Championship Event Time
1. United States Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano Bantamweight (W) UFC 184 0:14
2. United States Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson Light Heavyweight UFC 15.5 0:16
3. Belarus Andrei Arlovski Tim Sylvia Heavyweight UFC 51 0:47
4. United States Frank Mir Tim Sylvia Heavyweight UFC 48 0:50
5. United States Tito Ortiz Yuki Kondo Light Heavyweight UFC 29 1:52
By division[edit]
Division Fighter Opponent Event Time
Heavyweight Belarus Andrei Arlovski Tim Sylvia UFC 51 0:47
Light Heavyweight United States Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson UFC Japan 0:16[a]
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva Dan Henderson UFC 82 9:52
Welterweight United States Matt Hughes Frank Trigg UFC 45 3:54
Lightweight United States Anthony Pettis Benson Henderson UFC 164 4:41
Featherweight - - - -
Bantamweight Brazil Renan Barão Michael McDonald UFC on Fuel TV 7 18:57
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson Chris Cariaso UFC 178 7:29
Women's Featherweight - - - -
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano UFC 184 0:14
Women's Flyweight - - - -
Women's Strawweight United States Carla Esparza Rose Namajunas The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale 11:26
  1. ^ Light Heavyweight submission in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

Latest submissions[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Round Time
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi Flyweight UFC 186 5 4:59
2. United States Frankie Edgar Cub Swanson Featherweight UFC Fight Night 57 4:56
3. United States Demetrious Johnson John Moraga Flyweight UFC on Fox 8 3:43
4. United States Miesha Tate Holly Holm Bantamweight (W) UFC 196 3:30
5. Brazil Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen Middleweight UFC 117 3:10
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Opponent Event Round Time
Heavyweight Mirko Cro Cop Pat Barry UFC 115 3 4:30
Light Heavyweight Frank Shamrock Jeremy Horn UFC 17 4[a] 1:28
Middleweight Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen UFC 117 5 3:10
Welterweight Benson Henderson Brandon Thatch UFC Fight Night 60 4 3:58
Lightweight B.J. Penn Kenny Florian UFC 101 4 3:54
Featherweight Frankie Edgar Cub Swanson UFC Fight Night 57 5 4:56
Bantamweight Renan Barão Michael McDonald UFC on Fuel TV 7 4 3:57
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi UFC 186 5 4:59
Women's Featherweight - - - - -
Women's Bantamweight Miesha Tate Holly Holm UFC 196 5 3:30
Women's Flyweight Joanne Calderwood Valérie Létourneau UFC Fight Night 89 3 2:44
Women's Strawweight Rose Namajunas Paige VanZant UFC Fight Night 80 5 2:25
  1. ^ At UFC 17, the main event was scheduled for three rounds. One 15-minute round, followed by two 3-minute overtime rounds. The bout ended at 1:28 in the second round. This is equivalent to 1:28 in the modern UFC's fourth round.

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Round Time
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi Flyweight UFC 186 5 4:59
2. United States Demetrious Johnson John Moraga Flyweight UFC on Fox 8 3:43
3. United States Miesha Tate Holly Holm Bantamweight (W) UFC 196 3:30
4. Brazil Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen Middleweight UFC 117 3:10
5. Brazil Renan Barão Michael McDonald Bantamweight UFC on Fuel TV 7 4 3:57
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Opponent Event Round Time
Heavyweight Fabrício Werdum Cain Velasquez UFC 188 3 2:13
Light Heavyweight Frank Shamrock Jeremy Horn UFC 17 4[a] 1:28
Middleweight Anderson Silva Chael Sonnen UFC 117 5 3:10
Welterweight Carlos Newton Pat Miletich UFC 31 3 2:50
Lightweight B.J. Penn Kenny Florian UFC 101 4 3:54
Featherweight - - - - -
Bantamweight Renan Barão Michael McDonald UFC on Fuel TV 7 4 3:57
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi UFC 186 5 4:59
Women's Featherweight - - - - -
Women's Bantamweight Miesha Tate Holly Holm UFC 196 5 3:30
Women's Flyweight - - - - -
Women's Strawweight Carla Esparza Rose Namajunas The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale 3 1:26
  1. ^ At UFC 17, the main event was scheduled for three rounds. One 15-minute round, followed by two 3-minute overtime rounds. The bout ended at 1:28 in the second round. This is equivalent to 1:28 in the modern UFC's fourth round.

Highest submissions per win percentage[edit]

Fighter Division/s SUBs Wins %
1. Charles Oliveira Featherweight
Lightweight
13 14 92.86%
2. Royce Gracie Welterweight
Openweight
Catchweight
10 11 90.91%
3. Gunnar Nelson Welterweight
Catchweight
6 7 85.71%
4. Oleg Taktarov Openweight 5 6 83.33%
5. Rousimar Palhares Welterweight
Middleweight
6 8 75.00%

First-ever submissions executed in UFC history[edit]

Submission Fighter Opponent Event Round Time
Heel Hook Ken Shamrock Patrick Smith UFC 1 - 1:49
Rear-Naked Choke Royce Gracie Ken Shamrock - 0:57
Lapel Choke Royce Gracie Minoki Ichihara UFC 2 - 5:08
Triangle Choke Jason DeLucia Scott Baker - 6:41
Forearm Choke Remco Pardoel Alberto Cerra Leon - 9:51
Armbar Frank Hamaker Thaddeus Luster - 4:52
Guillotine Choke Patrick Smith Ray Wizard - 0:58
Bulldog Choke Johnny Rhodes Fred Ettish - 3:07
Blood Choke Keith Hackney Joe Son UFC 4 - 2:44
Arm Triangle Choke Dan Severn Marcus Bossett - 0:52
Key Lock (Americana) Dan Severn Dave Beneteau UFC 5 - 3:01
Neck Crank Tank Abbot Steve Jennum Ultimate Ultimate 1995 - 1:14
Knee Bar Ken Shamrock Kimo Leopoldo UFC 8 - 4:24
1.^ Minimum 5 UFC SUBs.

Decisions[edit]

Most decision bouts[edit]

All fighters[edit]

Fighter Division/s Wins Losses Draws Total
1. Diego Sanchez Featherweight
Lightweight
Welterweight
Middleweight
11 7 0 18
2. Gleison Tibau Lightweight 11 5 0 16
Jeremy Stephens Featherweight
Lightweight
6 10 0
4. Frankie Edgar Featherweight
Lightweight
9 5 1 15
5. Sam Stout Lightweight 8 6 0 14
Michael Bisping Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
10 4 0

By division[edit]

Division/s Fighter Wins Losses Draws Total
Heavyweight Roy Nelson 1 9 0 10
Light Heavyweight Tito Ortiz 5[a] 5 1 11
Rashad Evans 7 3
Middleweight Brad Tavares 10 3 0 13
Welterweight Rick Story 8 5 0 13
Lightweight Gleison Tibau 11 5 0 16
Featherweight Darren Elkins 9 2 0 11
Bantamweight Takeya Mizugaki 7 2 0 9
Flyweight Dustin Ortiz 3 4 0 7
Zach Makovsky
Tim Elliott
Joseph Benavidez 6 1 0
Demetrious Johnson 1 1
Women's Featherweight Holly Holm 0 2 0 2
Women's Bantamweight Raquel Pennington 4 2 0 6
Women's Flyweight - - - - -
Women's Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 6 1 0 7
  1. ^ 1 of 5 Light Heavyweight decision wins in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

Most unanimous decision wins[edit]

All fighters[edit]

Fighter Division/s UD wins
1. Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 10
2. Jon Fitch Welterweight
Middleweight
9
Frankie Edgar Featherweight
Lightweight
4. Rafael dos Anjos Lightweight 8
Demian Maia Welterweight
Middleweight
Darren Elkins Featherweight
Lightweight
Michael Bisping Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Diego Sanchez Featherweight
Lightweight
Welterweight
Middleweight
Ryan Bader Light Heavyweight

By division[edit]

Division/s Fighter UD Wins
Heavyweight Jared Rosholt 5
Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader 8
Middleweight Michael Bisping 8
Welterweight Georges St-Pierre 10
Lightweight Rafael dos Anjos 8
Featherweight Darren Elkins 8
Bantamweight Takeya Mizugaki 4
Raphael Assunção
Urijah Faber
T.J. Dillashaw
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 3
Kyoji Horiguchi
Joseph Benavidez
Women's Featherweight Germaine de Randamie 1
Women's Bantamweight Raquel Pennington 3
Miesha Tate
Alexis Davis
Women's Flyweight - -
Women's Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 5

Most split decision wins[edit]

All fighters[edit]

Fighter Division/s SD wins
1. Gleison Tibau Lightweight 5
2. Rashad Evans Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
4
Benson Henderson Lightweight
Welterweight
John Howard Welterweight
Middleweight

By division[edit]

Division/s Fighter SD Wins
Heavyweight 14 Fighters 1
Light Heavyweight Rashad Evans 3
Middleweight 7 Fighters 2
Welterweight John Howard 3
Rick Story
Robbie Lawler
Jake Shields
Lightweight Gleison Tibau 5
Featherweight Dennis Bermudez 2
Yair Rodríguez
Renato Moicano
Bantamweight Takeya Mizugaki 3
Yves Jabouin
Flyweight Dustin Ortiz 3
Women's Featherweight - -
Women's Bantamweight Bethe Correia 2
Women's Flyweight - -
Women's Strawweight 7 Fighters 1

Most decision bouts in one event[edit]

Event Date Venue City Decisions
1. UFC 169 February 1, 2014 Prudential Center Newark, New Jersey, U.S. 10
UFC Fight Night 36 February 15, 2014 Arena Jaraguá Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil
UFC Fight Night 84 February 27, 2016 The O2 Arena London, U.K.
UFC Fight Night 101 November 27, 2016 Rod Laver Arena Melbourne, Australia
UFC Fight Night 121 November 18, 2017 Qudos Bank Arena Sydney, Australia
UFC on ESPN: dos Anjos vs. Edwards July 20, 2019 AT&T Center San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

Highest decision wins per win percentage[edit]

Fighter Division/s Dec. Wins Wins %
1. Gray Maynard Featherweight
Lightweight
9 10 90.0%
2. Benson Henderson Lightweight
Welterweight
9 11 81.82%
3. Darren Elkins Featherweight 9 12 75.0%
4. Nik Lentz Featherweight
Lightweight
8 11 72.73%
Evan Dunham Lightweight
1.^ Minimum 10 UFC wins.

Striking[edit]

Most significant strikes landed[edit]

Career[edit]

In any bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Strikes
1. United States Max Holloway

Featherweight
Lightweight
Catchweight

1937
2. United Kingdom Michael Bisping

Middleweight
Light Heavyweight

1567
3. United States Frankie Edgar

Featherweight
Lightweight

1559
4. United States Donald Cerrone Lightweight
Welterweight
Catchweight
1518
5. Brazil Rafael dos Anjos Welterweight
Lightweight
Catchweight
1387
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Strikes
Heavyweight Junior dos Santos 899
Light Heavyweight Jon Jones 1359
Middleweight Michael Bisping 1567[7]
Welterweight Georges St-Pierre 1313[7]
Lightweight Evan Dunham 1200[7]
Featherweight Max Holloway 1627[7]
Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw 939
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 1173[7]
Women's Featherweight Germaine de Randamie 80
Women's Bantamweight Raquel Pennington 399
Women's Flyweight Joanne Calderwood 115
Women's Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 1267[7]
In title bouts[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Strikes
1. Joanna Jędrzejczyk Strawweight (W) 1121
2. Georges St-Pierre Welterweight
Middleweight
999[8]
3. Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 878
4. Demetrious Johnson Flyweight
Bantamweight
812
5. Max Holloway Featherweight 662
By division[edit]

In any single bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Championship Event Strikes
1. Max Holloway Brian Ortega Featherweight UFC 231 290
2. Nate Diaz Donald Cerrone Lightweight UFC 141 238
3. Valentina Shevchenko Priscila Cachoeira Flyweight (W) UFC Fight Night Belem 230
4. Joanna Jędrzejczyk Valérie Létourneau Strawweight (W) UFC 193 220
5. Cub Swanson Artem Lobov Featherweight UFC Fight Night 108 209
By division[edit]
In a single title bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Championship Event Strikes
1. United States Max Holloway Brian Ortega Featherweight UFC 231 290
2. Poland Joanna Jędrzejczyk Jéssica Andrade Strawweight (W) UFC 211 225
3. Poland Joanna Jędrzejczyk Valérie Létourneau Strawweight (W) UFC 193 220
4. Nigeria Israel Adesanya Kelvin Gastelum Middleweight UFC 236 218
5. United States Daniel Cormier Stipe Miocic Heavyweight UFC 241 181
By division[edit]

In a single event[edit]

Event Date Strikes
1. UFC 231 December 8, 2018 1674
2. UFC 199 June 4, 2016 1490
3. UFC Fight Night 89 June 18, 2016 1391
4. UFC on Fox 24 April 15, 2017 1374
5. UFC Fight Night 98 November 5, 2016 1268

Highest significant strike percentage[edit]

Fighter Division/s Landed Attempted %
1. Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
740 1213 61.01%
2. Randy Couture Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
778 1315 59.16%
3. Fábio Maldonado Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
Catchweight
717 1218 58.87%
4. Cain Velasquez Heavyweight 718 1246 57.62%
5. Fabrício Werdum Heavyweight 581 1022 56.85%
2.^ Minimum 1000 significant strike attempts.
Fighter Division/s Landed Attempted %
1. Alistair Overeem Heavyweight 391 525 74.48%
2. Don Frye Openweight 127 191 66.49%
3. Josh Barnett Super Heavyweight
Heavyweight
392 637 61.54%
4. Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
740 1213 61.01%
5. Evan Tanner Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
388 647 59.97%
1.^ Minimum 10 UFC bouts.

Highest significant strike landed per minute[edit]

Fighter Division/s Strikes/minute
1. Cain Velasquez Heavyweight 6.49
2. Jéssica Andrade Strawweight (W)
Bantamweight (W)
6.45
3. Conor McGregor Featherweight
Lightweight
Welterweight
5.82
4. Evan Dunham Lightweight 5.68
5. Max Holloway Featherweight
Catchweight
5.67
1.^ Minimum 10 UFC bouts.

Knockdowns[edit]

Most knockdowns[edit]

Career[edit]

In any bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Knockdowns
1. Anderson Silva Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
18
2. Donald Cerrone Lightweight
Welterweight
16
Chuck Liddell Light Heavyweight
4. Melvin Guillard Lightweight
Welterweight
13
Maurício Rua Light Heavyweight
Lyoto Machida Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Anthony Johnson Welterweight
Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
Thiago Alves Welterweight
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Knockdowns
Heavyweight Junior dos Santos 12
Light Heavyweight Chuck Liddell 14
Middleweight Anderson Silva 13
Welterweight Thiago Alves 13
Lightweight Melvin Guillard 13
Featherweight Max Holloway 7
Bantamweight Cody Garbrandt 7
Flyweight John Lineker 7
Women's Featherweight Cristiane Justino 3
Women's Bantamweight Amanda Nunes 2
Ronda Rousey
Leslie Smith
Women's Flyweight Joanne Calderwood 2
Women's Strawweight Angela Hill 2
In title bouts[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Knockdowns
1. Anderson Silva Middleweight 10
2. Chuck Liddell Light Heavyweight 7
3. Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 6
5. Cain Velasquez Heavyweight 6
Conor McGregor Featherweight
Lightweight
By division[edit]

In a single bout[edit]

In any bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Knockdowns
1. Forrest Petz Sammy Morgan Welterweight UFC Fight Night 6 5
2. Nate Marquardt Dean Lister Middleweight UFC Fight Night 8 4
Brad Blackburn James Giboo Welterweight UFC Fight Night 14
By division[edit]
In a title bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Knockdowns
2. Conor McGregor Eddie Alvarez Lightweight UFC 205 3
1. Israel Adesanya Kelvin Gastelum middleweight UFC 236 4
2. Frank Mir Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira Heavyweight UFC 92 3
Gray Maynard Frankie Edgar Lightweight UFC 125
Anderson Silva Rich Franklin Middleweight UFC 77
Georges St-Pierre Jon Fitch Welterweight UFC 87
Lyoto Machida Rashad Evans Light Heavyweight UFC 98
By division[edit]

In a single event[edit]

Event Date Knockdowns
1. UFC 199 June 4, 2016 15
2. UFC 160 May 25, 2013 12
3. UFC on Versus 4 June 26, 2011 11
4. UFC 84 May 24, 2008 10
UFC 85 June 7, 2008
UFC 87 August 9, 2008
UFC 96 March 7, 2009
UFC Fight Night 21 March 31, 2010
UFC on FX 6 December 15, 2012
The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale December 15, 2012
UFC Fight Night 77 November 7, 2015
UFC 202 August 20, 2016

Takedowns[edit]

Career[edit]

In any bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Takedowns
1. Georges St-Pierre Welterweight
Middleweight
90
2. Gleison Tibau Lightweight
Welterweight
84
3. Demetrious Johnson Flyweight
Bantamweight
74
4. Nik Lentz Featherweight
Lightweight
68
5. Frankie Edgar Featherweight
Lightweight
67
By division[edit]
Division/s Fighter Takedowns
Heavyweight Cain Velasquez 34
Light Heavyweight Tito Ortiz[a] 58
Middleweight Rafael Natal 36
Welterweight Georges St-Pierre 87
Lightweight Gleison Tibau 84
Featherweight Dennis Bermudez 38
Bantamweight Merab Dvalishvili 27
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 49
Women's Featherweight - -
Women's Bantamweight Liz Carmouche 15
Women's Flyweight Joanne Calderwood 3
Women's Strawweight Cláudia Gadelha 26
  1. ^ 8 of 58 Light Heavyweight takedowns in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 2 of 58 Light Heavyweight takedowns in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
In title bouts[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division/s Takedowns
1. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 66
2. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight
Bantamweight
48
3. Russia Khabib Nurmagomedov Lightweight 43
4. United States Randy Couture Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
42
5. United States Matt Hughes Welterweight 28
By division[edit]

In a single bout[edit]

In any bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Rounds Takedowns
1. Khabib Nurmagomedov Abel Trujillo Catchweight (158.5 lbs) UFC 160 3 21
2. Sean Sherk Hermes Franca Lightweight UFC 73 5 16
3. Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi Flyweight UFC 186 14
4. Luigi Fioravanti Luke Cummo Welterweight UFC 82 3 13
5. Tim Elliott Louis Smolka Flyweight UFC on Fox 24 12
Johny Hendricks Carlos Condit Welterweight UFC 158
Colby Covington Bryan Barberena Welterweight UFC on Fox 22
By division[edit]
In a title bout[edit]
All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Rounds Takedowns
1. United States Sean Sherk Hermes Franca Lightweight UFC 73 5 16
2. United States Demetrious Johnson Kyoji Horiguchi Flyweight UFC 186 14
3. Canada Georges St-Pierre Dan Hardy Welterweight UFC 111 11
United States Cain Velasquez Junior dos Santos Heavyweight UFC 155
By division[edit]

In a single event[edit]

Event Date Takedowns
1. UFC 171 March 15, 2014 55
2. UFC 194 December 12, 2015 49
3. UFC Fight Night 66 May 16, 2015 47
UFC on Fox 22 December 17, 2016
5. UFC Fight Night 24 March 26, 2011 46

Highest takedown percentage[edit]

Fighter Division/s Landed Attempted %
1. Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 90 118 73.73%
2. Tim Elliott Flyweight 35 52 67.31%
3. Ramsey Nijem Lightweight
Welterweight
30 48 62.50%
4. Nate Marquardt Welterweight
Middleweight
32 52 61.54%
5. Karo Parisyan Welterweight 53 89 59.55%
1.^ Minimum 25 UFC TDs.
Fighter Division/s Landed Attempted %
1. Rogério Nogueira Light Heavyweight 1 1 100%
Tim Sylvia Heavyweight
3. Chuck Liddell Light Heavyweight[a] 7 8 87.50%
4. Alex Caceres Bantamweight
Featherweight
9 11 81.82%
5. Max Holloway Featherweight 4 5 80.00%
Robbie Lawler Welterweight
Middleweight
16 20
2.^ Minimum 10 UFC bouts.
  1. ^ 2 of 7 takedowns in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)

Highest takedowns landed rate[edit]

Fighter Division/s Takedowns/5 minute round
1. Ramsey Nijem Lightweight
Welterweight
1.77
2. Karo Parisyan Welterweight 1.76
3. Cain Velasquez Heavyweight 1.54
4. Gleison Tibau Lightweight
Welterweight
1.43
5. Ricardo Almeida Welterweight
Middleweight
Light Heavyweight
1.41
1.^ Minimum 10 UFC bouts.

Submission attempts[edit]

Career[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division Attempts
1. United States Jim Miller Lightweight
Catchweight
39
2. United States Chris Lytle Welterweight 31
3. United States Joe Lauzon Lightweight
Catchweight
29
4. United States Nate Diaz Lightweight
Welterweight
25
5. United States Matt Brown Welterweight 24
United States Joe Stevenson Featherweight
Lightweight
Welterweight
Brazil Demian Maia Welterweight
Middleweight
United States Cole Miller Featherweight
Lightweight
By division[edit]

In title bouts[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Division Attempts
1. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 12
2. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight
Bantamweight
10
3. United States Frank Shamrock Light Heavyweight 9[a]
4. United States Matt Hughes Welterweight
Catchweight
8
5. United States B.J. Penn Lightweight
Welterweight
7
  1. ^ 8 of 9 Light Heavyweight title submission attempts in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight) and 1 of 9 Light Heavyweight title submission attempts in first deprecated UFC Lightweight (< 199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
By division[edit]

In a single bout[edit]

In any bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Attempts
1. United States Cole Miller Leonard Garcia Lightweight UFC Fight Night 11 10
2. Brazil Hermes Franca Rich Crunkilton Lightweight UFC 42 9
3. England James Wilks DaMarques Johnson Welterweight TUF 9 Finale 8
Canada Ivan Salaverry Andrei Semenov Middleweight UFC 37
5. 10 fighters - - - 7
By Division[edit]

In a title bout[edit]

All fighters[edit]
Fighter Opponent Division Event Attempts
1. Canada Georges St-Pierre Dan Hardy Welterweight UFC 111 6
2. United States Kenny Florian Sean Sherk Lightweight UFC 64 4
United States Frank Shamrock[a] John Lober Light Heavyweight UFC Brazil
United States Dave Menne Gil Castillo Welterweight UFC 33
5. 11 fighters (12 bouts) - - - 3
  1. ^ 4 of 4 Light Heavyweight title submission attempts in deprecated UFC Middleweight (171-199 lbs.) class (now known as Light Heavyweight)
By division[edit]

Highest submission attempt rate[edit]

Fighter Division/s Submission attempts/5 minute round
1. United States Dustin Hazelett Lightweight
Welterweight
1.379
2. Brazil Renato Sobral Light Heavyweight
Heavyweight
1.054
3. Brazil Rousimar Palhares Welterweight
Middleweight
1.047
4. Brazil Charles Oliveira Featherweight
Lightweight
0.908
5. Brazil Royce Gracie Openweight
Catchweight
0.828
1.^ Minimum 10 UFC bouts.

Championships[edit]

Most title reigns[edit]

Fighter Division Reigns
1. United States Randy Couture Heavyweight
Light Heavyweight
6 (5 undisputed, 1 interim)
2. Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
4 (3 undisputed, 1 interim)
3. Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor Lightweight
Featherweight
3 (2 undisputed, 1 interim)
Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight
United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight
  • Bold – Active reign.

Longest single title reigns[edit]

Fighter Division Days
1. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 2457
2. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 2142
3. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 2064
4. Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight 1848
5. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 1501
Fighter Division Defenses
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 11
2. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 10
3. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 9
4. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 8
5. Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight 7

By division[edit]

Division Fighter Days
Heavyweight United States Cain Velasquez 896
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 1501
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 2457
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 2064
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 812
Featherweight Brazil Jose Aldo 1848
Bantamweight United States Dominick Cruz 1117
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 2142
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 518
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes 1136
Women's Flyweight United States Nicco Montano 281
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 966
Division Fighter Defenses
Heavyweight United States Stipe Miocic 3
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 8
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 10
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 9
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 3
United States Frankie Edgar
United States Benson Henderson
Featherweight Brazil Jose Aldo 7
Bantamweight United States Dominick Cruz 2
United States T.J. Dillashaw
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 11
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 2
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 6
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 2
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 5
  • Bold – Active reign.

Longest combined title reigns[edit]

Fighter Division No. of reigns Days
1. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 1 2457
2. Canada Georges St-Pierre Middleweight
Welterweight
3 2237
3. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 1 2142
4. Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight 2 2037
5. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 2 1734
Fighter Division No. of reigns Defenses
1. United States Demetrious Johnson Flyweight 1 11
2. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight 1 10
United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight 2
3. Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight 2 9
4. Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight 1 7
United States Matt Hughes Welterweight 2
5. United States Ronda Rousey Women's Bantamweight 1 6

By division[edit]

Division Fighter No. of Reigns Days
Heavyweight United States Cain Velasquez 2 1281
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 2 1734
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 1 2457
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 2 2204
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 1 812
Featherweight Brazil Jose Aldo 2 2037
Bantamweight United States Dominick Cruz 2 1465
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 1 2142
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 1 518
Women's Bantamweight Brazil Amanda Nunes 1 1136
Women's Flyweight United States Nicco Montano 1 281
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 1 966
Division Fighter No. of Reigns Defenses
Heavyweight United States Stipe Miocic 2 3
United States Tim Sylvia 2
United States Randy Couture 3
Light Heavyweight United States Jon Jones 2 10
Middleweight Brazil Anderson Silva 1 10
Welterweight Canada Georges St-Pierre 2 9
Lightweight United States B.J. Penn 1 3
United States Frankie Edgar
United States Benson Henderson
Featherweight Brazil Jose Aldo 2 7
Bantamweight United States Dominick Cruz 2 3
United States TJ Dillashaw
Flyweight United States Demetrious Johnson 1 11
Women's Featherweight Brazil Cris Cyborg 1 2
Women's Bantamweight United States Ronda Rousey 1 6
Women's Flyweight Kyrgyzstan Valentina Shevchenko 1 2
Women's Strawweight Poland Joanna Jedrzejczyk 1 5
  • Bold - Active reign.

Youngest champions[edit]

Fighter Division Won/Awarded Birthday Age
1. United States Jon Jones Light Heavyweight Mar 19, 2011 Jul 19, 1987 23 years, 243 days
2. Brazil Jose Aldo Featherweight Nov 20, 2010 Sept 9, 1986 24 years, 72 days2
3. United States Josh Barnett Heavyweight Mar 22, 2002 Nov 10, 1977 24 years, 132 days
4. Canada Carlos Newton Welterweight May 4, 2001 Aug 17, 1976 24 years, 260 days
5. United States Frank Shamrock Light Heavyweight Dec 21, 1997 Dec 8, 1972 25 years, 13 days
2.^ José Aldo was awarded the Featherweight Championship at UFC 123 but did not fight in his first UFC bout until UFC 129, at which point he was 24 years and 233 days of age. Aldo successfully defended his title at UFC 129.

Oldest champions[edit]

Fighter Division Last Held Birthday Age
1. United States Randy Couture Heavyweight Nov 15, 2008 Jun 22, 1963 45 years, 147 days
2. United States Daniel Cormier Heavyweight Aug 17, 2019 Mar 20, 1979 40 years, 150 days
3. Brazil Fabrício Werdum Heavyweight May 14, 2016 Jul 30, 1977 38 years, 289 days
4. United Kingdom Michael Bisping Middleweight Nov 4, 2017 Feb 28, 1979 38 years, 249 days
5. Brazil Anderson Silva Middleweight Jul 6, 2013 Apr 14, 1975 38 years, 83 days

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Multi-division champions[edit]

Fighters who have won championships in multiple weight classes.[9] Tournament championships and The Ultimate Fighter winners are not included.

Randy Couture was the first champion to hold titles in two different divisions.
Conor McGregor was the first champion to hold two titles simultaneously.
Daniel Cormier was the first champion to successfully defend titles in two different divisions.

Champion Division Won Lost Defenses Reign Total reign
United States Randy Couture Heavyweight Dec 21, 1997 (UFC Japan) Jan ?, 1998 (stripped) 0 00? days 1,478+ days
Nov 17, 2000 (UFC 28) Mar 22, 2002 (UFC 36) 2 490 days
Light Heavyweight Sep 26, 2003 (UFC 44) Jan 31, 2004 (UFC 46) 0 127 days
Aug 21, 2004 (UFC 49) Apr 16, 2005 (UFC 52) 0 238 days
Heavyweight Mar 3, 2007 (UFC 68) Nov 15, 2008 (UFC 91) 1 623 days
United States B.J. Penn Welterweight Jan 31, 2004 (UFC 46) May 17, 2004 (stripped) 0 107 days 919 days
Lightweight Jan 19, 2008 (UFC 80) Apr 10, 2010 (UFC 112) 3 812 days
Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor Featherweight Dec 12, 2015 (UFC 194) Nov 26, 2016 (stripped) 0 350 days 862 days
Lightweight Nov 12, 2016 (UFC 205) Apr 7, 2018 (stripped) 0 512 days
Canada Georges St-Pierre Welterweight Nov 18, 2006 (UFC 65) Apr 7, 2007 (UFC 69) 0 140 days 2,857 days
Apr 19, 2008 (UFC 83) Dec 13, 2013 (vacated) 9 2,064 days
Middleweight Nov 4, 2017 (UFC 217) Dec 7, 2017 (vacated) 0 34 days
United States Daniel Cormier Light Heavyweight May 23, 2015 (UFC 187) Dec 29, 2018 (vacated) 3 1143 days 1550 days
Heavyweight Jul 7, 2018 (UFC 226) Aug 17, 2019 (UFC 241) 1 407 days
Brazil Amanda Nunes Women's Bantamweight Jul 9, 2016 (UFC 200) Incumbent 4 1136 days Ongoing
Women's Featherweight Dec 29, 2018 (UFC 232) Incumbent 0 233 days
United States Henry Cejudo Flyweight Aug 4, 2018 (UFC 227) Incumbent 1 380 days Ongoing
Bantamweight June 8, 2019 (UFC 238) Incumbent 0 72 days
  • Bold - Active reigns.

Tournaments[edit]

Multiple tournament wins[edit]

Fighter Tournament Wins
1. Brazil Royce Gracie UFC 1, UFC 2, UFC 4 3
2. United States Dan Severn UFC 5, The Ultimate Ultimate 2
United States Don Frye UFC 8, The Ultimate Ultimate 2
United States Mark Coleman UFC 10, UFC 11
United States Mark Kerr UFC 14, UFC 15

Bonuses[edit]

Most overall[edit]

Fighter No. of bonuses
1. United States Donald Cerrone 17
2. United States Nate Diaz 15
3. United States Joe Lauzon 13
4. United States Frankie Edgar 10
5. United States Chris Lytle
6. Brazil Charles Oliveira

Most Performance of the Night bonuses[edit]

Fighter POTN bonuses
1. Brazil Charles Oliveira 8
2. Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor 6
United States Stipe Miocic
United States Donald Cerrone
Iceland Gunnar Nelson
United States Demetrious Johnson

Most Fight of the Night bonuses[edit]

Fighter FOTN bonuses
1. United States Nate Diaz 8
2. United States Frankie Edgar 7
United States Diego Sanchez
United States Joe Lauzon
5. Brazil Edson Barboza 6
United States Clay Guida
United States Chris Lytle
Canada Sam Stout

Most Knockout of the Night bonuses (discontinued)[edit]

Fighter KOTN bonuses
1. Brazil Anderson Silva 7
2. Brazil Vitor Belfort 5
3. United States Chris Leben 4
Brazil Lyoto Machida
United States Roy Nelson

Most Submission of the Night bonuses (discontinued)[edit]

Fighter SOTN bonuses
1. United States Joe Lauzon 6
2. United States Nate Diaz 5
3. Brazil Demian Maia 4
United States Cole Miller
5. United States Clay Guida 3
United States Chris Lytle
United States Jim Miller
Brazil Charles Oliveira

Attendances[edit]

Overall[edit]

Event Main Event Date Venue City Attendance
1. UFC 193 Rousey (c) vs. Holm Nov 14, 2015 Etihad Stadium Australia Melbourne, Australia 56,214[10]
2. UFC 129 St-Pierre (c) vs. Shields Apr 30, 2011 Rogers Centre Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada 55,724
3. UFC 198 Werdum (c) vs. Miocic May 14, 2016 Arena da Baixada Brazil Curitiba, Brazil 45,207
4. UFC on Fox 14 Gustafsson vs. Johnson Jan 24, 2015 Tele2 Arena Sweden Stockholm, Sweden 30,000
5. UFC 124 St-Pierre (c) vs. Koscheck Dec 11, 2010 Bell Centre Canada Montreal, Quebec, Canada 23,152

United States[edit]

Event Main Event Date Venue City Attendance
1. UFC 205 Alvarez (c) vs. McGregor Nov 12, 2016 Madison Square Garden United States New York City, New York 20,427
2. UFC 229 Khabib (c) vs. McGregor Oct 6, 2018 T-Mobile Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada 20,034
3. UFC 171 Hendricks vs. Lawler Mar 15, 2014 American Airlines Center United States Dallas, Texas 19,324
4. UFC 68 Sylvia (c) vs. Couture Mar 3, 2007 Nationwide Arena United States Columbus, Ohio 19,049
5. UFC 203 Miocic (c) vs. Overeem Sep 10, 2016 Quicken Loans Arena United States Cleveland, Ohio 18,875

Finances[edit]

Highest Pay-Per-View buys[citation needed][edit]

Event Main Event Date Venue City PPV Buys
1. UFC 229 Khabib (c) vs. McGregor Oct 6, 2018 T-Mobile Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 2,400,000
2. UFC 202 Diaz vs. McGregor Aug 20, 2016 T-Mobile Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,600,000
3. UFC 196 McGregor vs. Diaz Mar 5, 2016 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,317,000
4. UFC 100 Lesnar (c) vs. Mir (ic) Jul 11, 2009 Mandalay Bay Events Center United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,300,000
UFC 205 Alvarez (c) vs. McGregor Nov 12, 2016 Madison Square Garden United States New York City, U.S. 1,300,000
6. UFC 194 Aldo (c) vs. McGregor (ic) Dec 12, 2015 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,200,000

Highest Pay-Per-View buys for a non-championship main event[edit]

Event Main Event Date Venue City PPV Buys
1. UFC 202 Diaz vs. McGregor Aug 20, 2016 T-Mobile Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,600,000
2. UFC 196 McGregor vs. Diaz Mar 5, 2016 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,317,000
3. UFC 114 Rampage vs. Evans May 29, 2010 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 1,050,000
4. UFC 141 Lesnar vs. Overeem Dec 30, 2011 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 750,000
5. UFC 183 Silva vs. Diaz Jan 31, 2015 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. 650,000

Lowest Pay-Per-View buys for a championship main event[edit]

UFC 1–100
Event Date Main Event PPV Buys
1. UFC 42 Apr 25, 2003 Hughes (c) vs. Sherk 35,000
UFC 35 Jan 11, 2002 Pulver (c) vs. Penn
3. UFC 45 Nov 21, 2003 Hughes (c) vs. Trigg 40,000
4. UFC 39 Sep 27, 2002 Couture vs. Rodriguez6 45,000
UFC 38 Jul 13, 2002 Hughes (c) vs. Newton
UFC 101–200
Event Date Main Event PPV Buys
1. UFC 174 Jun 14, 2014 Johnson (c) vs. Bagautinov 115,000
UFC 191 Sep 5, 2015 Johnson (c) vs. Dodson
3. UFC 177 Aug 30, 2015 Dillashaw (c) vs. Soto 125,000
UFC 186 Apr 25, 2015 Johnson (c) vs. Horiguchi
5. UFC 179 Oct 25, 2014 Aldo (c) vs. Mendes 180,000
UFC 201–300
Event Date Main Event PPV Buys
1. UFC 224 May 12, 2018 Nunes (c) vs. Pennington 85,000[11]
2. UFC 215 Sep 9, 2017 Nunes (c) vs. Shevchenko 100,000
3. UFC 228 Sep 8, 2018 Woodley (c) vs. Till 130,000
4. UFC 212 Jun 3, 2017 Aldo (c) vs. Holloway (ic) 167,000
5. UFC 208 Feb 11, 2017 Holm vs. de Randamie6 200,000
6.^ For an inaugural championship.

Biggest gates[edit]

Event Main Event Date Venue City Gate
1. UFC 205 Alvarez (c) vs. McGregor Nov 12, 2016 Madison Square Garden United States New York City, New York U.S. $17,700,000
2. UFC 229 Khabib (c) vs. McGregor Oct 6, 2018 T-Mobile Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. $17,200,000
3. UFC 129 St-Pierre (c) vs. Shields Apr 30, 2011 Rogers Centre Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada $12,075,000
4. UFC 200 Tate (c) vs. Nunes Jul 9, 2016 T-Mobile Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. $10,700,000
5. UFC 194 Aldo (c) vs. McGregor Dec 12, 2015 MGM Grand Garden Arena United States Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. $10,500,000

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