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2013 By the Numbers

A look at what went on inside the UFC Octagon in 2013
386
Total number of fights in 2013

45.3/33.2/18.1

Percentage of fights won by decision/knockout /submission

13
# of fights ended by draw/NC/DQ/other

51:02
Fight time of the fighter with the most time in the Octagon: Mark Hunt

17
Fight time, in seconds, of the fighter with the shortest fight time: Dave Herman

17:01
Average fight time of Mark Hunt, fighter with the longest average fight time of any fighter with a minimum of three fights

2:06
Average fight time of Travis Browne, fighter with the shortest average fight time of any fighter with a minimum of three fights.

14 seconds
Length of the shortest fight of the year, Anthony Perosh vs. Vinny Magalhaes at UFC 163 (watch)

4:47
Time in the third round of the latest finish of the year (3-round fight), James Krause vs. Sam Stout at UFC 161 (watch)

3:43
Time in the fifth round of the latest finish of the year (and of all time), Demetrious Johnson vs. John Moraga at UFC on FOX 8 (UFC Record – latest stoppage) (watch)

1:21
Length of Cain Velasquez vs Antonio Silva at UFC 160, the shortest championship fight of the year (watch)

8
Number of fights that went 25 minutes

10
Number of finishes at UFC on FUEL TV 10: Nogueira vs. Werdum, the most of any Zuffa-era event (watch)

2
Number of finishes at  UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson, the least of any Zuffa-era event

6
Number of fighters who fought four times in 2013, the most of any fighter: Gabriel Gonzaga, Gleison Tibau, Joseph Benavidez, Urijah Faber, Donald Cerrone and Rafael Natal

1
Number of those who won all four of their bouts -- Urijah Faber

3
Fighters who share the "most knockouts" honor at three: Vitor Belfort, Travis Browne and John Lineker

3
Number of submission wins by Urijah Faber, the most of any fighter

26
Number of takedowns earned by Khabib Nurmagomedov, the most of any fighter

6
Number of knockdowns scored by John Lineker, the most of any fighter

308
Number of significant strikes landed by Court McGee, the most of any fighter

376
Number of total strikes landed by Nik Lentz, the most of any fighter

257
Number of distance strikes landed by Court McGee, the most of any fighter

205
Number of clinch strikes landed by Cain Velasquez, the most of any fighter

281
Number of ground strikes landed by Nik Lentz, the most of any fighter

8
Number of submission attempts by Dustin Pague, the most of any fighter

61.9
Percent accuracy of the significant strikes of Urijah Faber, the highest of any fighter with at least 3 fights and 200 attempts

75
Percent takedown accuracy of Diego Brandao, the highest of any fighter with at least 3 fights and 12 attempts

100
Percent takedown defense of Tyron Woodley, the most of any fighter with at least 3 fights and 12 opponents' attempts

3
Number of fights in which one fighter scored three knockdowns (the most in any fight): John Lineker at UFC on FX 8, TJ Grant at UFC 160 (watch) and John Lineker at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz (watch)

21
Most takedowns in a single fight - Khabib Nurmagomedov, at UFC 160 (watch)

28
Most takedown attempts in a single fight - Khabib Nurmagomedov, 27 at UFC 160

206
Significant strikes by Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz, the most landed in a single fight (watch)

274
Total strikes by Cain Velasquez at UFC 166, the most in a single fight (watch)

53
Number of leg kicks landed by Jon Jones at UFC 165, the most in a single fight (watch)

7
Number of submission attempts by Dustin Pague at UFC 161, the most in a single fight (watch)

294
Number of combined significant strikes in Jessica Andrade vs. Rosi Sexton UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz, the most in any fight (watch)

336
Number of combined total strikes in Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos at UFC 166, the most of any fight (watch)

+118
Significant strike differential for Jessica Andrade over Rosi Sexton at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Munoz, making it the biggest blowout of the year (watch)

-30
Biggest comeback: Significant strike deficit for Antonio Silva against Alistair Overeem at UFC 156, making it the biggest deficit by the eventual winner by stoppage (watch)

Media

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Watch the UFC Fight Club Q&A with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar.
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Check in with Edson Barboza while he trains for his bout at UFC on FOX 11 in Orlando. Barboza, owner of one of the greatest KOs in UFC history, works on his wrestling with UFC vet Frankie Edgar and explains why he feels more prepared than ever.
18/04/2014
Take a look at the meteoric rise of lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov, winner of 21 straight fights. The Russian-born fighter tries to continue that success when he battles Rafael dos Anjos this Saturday at UFC on FOX 11.
18/04/2014
Megan Olivi previews UFC on FOX 11, which pits Travis Browne against Fabricio Werdum in the main event. In the co-main, Liz Carmouche and Miesha Tate battle to get back into title contention while Edson Barboza and Cowboy Cerrone highlight the main card.
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