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By The Numbers: Fight Night Pittsburgh

 


5
Current ranking of Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone as a UFC lightweight

170
Pounds that Cowboy will be fighting at for the first time in his 29 fight career under the Zuffa banner - 10 in WEC, 19 in UFC

21
Wins by Cerrone as a lightweight, most in UFC/WEC lightweight history

15
Wins by Cerrone as a lightweight inside the Octagon, 2nd most in UFC lightweight

13
Finishes by Cerrone as a lightweight, most in UFC/WEC lightweight history

9
Finishes by Cowboy inside the Octagon, tied for 2nd most in UFC lightweight history

8
Knockdowns by Cerrone, tied for 2nd most in UFC lightweight history

4.73
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by Cowboy, 5th best rate among active UFC lightweights (min. 5 fights)

4
KO/TKOs by Cerrone stemming from kicks in UFC/WEC competition, tied for 2nd most knockouts via kick in UFC/WEC/PRIDE/Strikeforce history

251
Leg kicks landed by Cowboy, most in UFC history

88.4
Takedown defense percentage by Cerrone, 3rd best in UFC lightweight history (min. 5 fights and 20 opp. att.)
 


18
Days notice that Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira took this main event clash against Donald Cerrone on

92.3
Finishing rate percentage by Oliveira across his 13 career wins

3
Consecutive wins by Oliveira inside the Octagon since dropping his UFC debut

9
Career KO/TKOs by Cowboy including his most recent third round KO of Piotr Hallman at UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson 3, which was awarded a Performance of the Night bonus

2
Career submissions by Oliveira including his first round rear naked choke of K.J. Noons at UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Alves

9
First round finishes by Oliveira across his 13 career wins
 


2.80
Takedown average per 15 minutes rate by Oliveira, UFC average is 1.75

13
Current ranking of Derek Brunson as a UFC middleweight

3
Consecutive wins by Brunson inside the Octagon including back-to-back knockouts

2:55
Time it took combined for Brunson to score knockouts of Sam Alvey and Ed Herman in his most recent UFC appearances

48
Seconds it took for Brunson to earn a rear naked choke of Brian Houston at UFC: Fight for the Troops 3

100
Percentage of Brunson’s 10 career finishes have occurred in the first round

3.82
Takedown average per 15 minutes of fighting rate by Brunson across his 10 UFC/Strikeforce fights, UFC average is 1.75

3
Times that Brunson was an NCAA Division II All-American wrestler at University of North Carolina at Pembroke
 


15
Current ranking of Roan Carneiro as a UFC middleweight

100
Seconds it took for Carneiro to secure a rear naked choke of Mark Munoz at UFC 184

2,366
Days between Carneiro’s UFC return win over Munoz and his previous Octagon appearance a split-decision loss to Ryo Chonan at UFC 88

6
Consecutive career wins by Carneiro including the tap out of Munoz

9
Career submissions by Carneiro

9
Submission attempts by Carneiro across his 6 UFC fights

59.3
Takedown accuracy percentage by Carneiro inside the Octagon, UFC average is 39.5%

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