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Fight Night Sao Paulo: By The Numbers

Take a closer look at UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson 3 in this edition of By The Numbers.
4
Current ranking of Vitor Belfort as a UFC middleweight


11
KO/TKOs by “The Phenom” inside the Octagon, tied with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva for most in UFC history


3
Consecutive KO/TKOs by Belfort via head kick over Michael Bisping, Luke Rockhold and Dan Henderson, only fighter in UFC history to accomplish such a task


17
Career KO/TKOs by Belfort


12
First round finishes by The Phenom inside the Octagon, most in UFC history


8
UFC fighters including Belfort have earned three finishes in less than a minute each in UFC history


77
Seconds it took for Belfort to score two knockdowns and a KO/TKO of Dan Henderson in their second meeting at UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson


3:40
Average fight time of Belfort at 185 pounds in the UFC, shortest among active UFC middleweights (min. 5 fights)


12
Current ranking of Dan Henderson as a UFC middleweight


28
Seconds it took for Henderson to score a KO of Tim Boetsch at UFC Fight Night: Boetsch vs. Henderson


14
KO/TKOs by Henderson in UFC/PRIDE/Strikeforce/WEC competition, 4th most KO/TKOs in combined history


19
Knockdowns by Henderson in UFC/PRIDE/Strikeforce/WEC, 2nd most in combined history behind Wanderlei Silva’s 27 knockdowns


11
Career wins by Henderson over current or former UFC, PRIDE or Strikeforce champions


32
PRIDE event where Henderson earned a unanimous decision win over Vitor Belfort in their first meeting


48
Takedowns by Henderson in UFC/PRIDE/Strikeforce, 4th most takedowns by a fighter at 183 pounds or higher


87.5
Percentage of Henderson’s career takedowns starting from the clinch


1992, 1996
Years that Henderson competed as a member of the US Olympic Greco-Roman wrestling team


4
Current ranking of Glover Teixeira as a UFC light-heavyweight


5
UFC finishes by Teixeira including his most recent rear naked choke of Ovince Saint Preux, tied with Ovince Saint Preux for most finishes since 2012 in UFC light-heavyweight division


20
Career finishes by Teixeira across his 23 career wins (13 KO/TKOs, 7 subs)


3.75
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by Teixeira, 6th best rate among active UFC light-heavyweights (min. 5 fights)


321
Sig. strikes landed by Teixeira inside the Octagon


87
Percentage of those sig. strikes by Teixeira targeting his opponent’s head, largest proportion of head strikes in UFC light-heavyweight history (min. 5 fights and 350 sig. att.)


53.6
Takedown accuracy percentage by Teixeira, best among active UFC light-heavyweights (min. 5 fights and 20 att.)


9
Current ranking of Patrick Cummins as a UFC light-heavyweight


7.16
Takedowns per 15 minutes rate by “Durkin”, best rate in UFC history (min. 5 fights)


52
Takedown accuracy percentage by Cummins, 2nd best among active UFC light-heavyweights (min. 5 fights and 20 att.)


26
Takedowns by Cummins, 3rd most among active UFC light-heavyweights


10
Of those takedowns by Cummins came against Kyle Kingsbury, 2nd most ever landed in a UFC light-heavyweight fight behind Rodney Wallace’s 11 against Jared Hamman


4.37
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by Cummins, 3rd best among active UFC light-heavyweights (min. 5 fights)


238
Significant strikes landed by Durkin


65.1
Percentage of those sig. strikes landed by Cummins were ground strikes, largest proportion of sig. ground strikes in UFC light-heavyweight history (min. 5 fights and 350 sig. att.)


+2.61
Significant strikes landed per minute differential in favor of Cummins, best among active UFC light-heavyweights (min. 5 fights)
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