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By The Numbers – Fight Night Tampa

 
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Current ranking of Glover Teixeira as a UFC light heavyweight

6
Finishes by Teixeira, more than any other UFC light heavyweight since Teixeira’s UFC debut on May 26th, 2012 and tied for 3rd in UFC light-heavyweight history

375
Significant strikes landed by Teixeira inside the Octagon

38.4
Percentage of Teixeira’s sig. strikes were landed on the ground, 3rd largest proportion in UFC light heavyweight history (min. 5 fights and 350 sig. att.)

66
Significant ground strikes landed by Teixeira en route to a TKO against Fabio Maldonado at UFC 153, 3rd most sig. ground strikes landed by a UFC light heavyweight in a single bout

51.7
Takedown accuracy percentage by Teixeira, 2nd best among active UFC light heavyweights behind Patrick Cummins’ 53.6% (min. 5 fights and 20 att.)

7
Current ranking of Rashad Evans as a UFC light heavyweight

13
Octagon wins by the former UFC light heavyweight champion, tied for 2nd most in modern UFC light heavyweight history

6
UFC Finishes by “Suga”, tied for 3rd most in modern UFC light heavyweight history
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Takedowns by Evans, most in UFC light heavyweight history

44.6
Takedown accuracy percentage by Suga, 5th best among active UFC light heavyweights (min. 5 fights and 20 att.)

10-1-1
Evans’ UFC record when completing at least one takedown

64.1
Significant striking defense percentage by Evans, 4th best among active UFC light heavyweights (min. 5 fights and 350 opp. att.)

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Current ranking of Rose Namajunas in the UFC women’s strawweight division



22:25
Time into Namajunas’ bout with Paige VanZant when “Thug Rose” secured a rear naked choke in their main event bout last December, only the 12th fifth round stoppage in UFC history

167
Seconds it took for Namajunas to secure a standing rear naked choke of Angela Hill at UFC 192, 2nd fastest finish in UFC strawweight history behind Maryna Moroz’s 90 seconds

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The Ultimate Fighter season that Namajunas was a finalist

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Submission wins by Namajunas in the TUF 20 tournament including a second round kimura of Joanne Calderwood, which won the Fight of the Season bonus

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Submission of the Night bonuses by Namajunas in her two Invicta FC bouts

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Seconds it took for Namajunas to nail a flying armbar on Kathina Catron, winning Invicta FC 5’s Submission of the Night bonus and securing what many believed to be 2013 Submission of the Year

80
Takedown accuracy percentage by Namajunas against VanZant as she scored eight takedowns

100
Percent of Namajunas’ UFC fights where she has landed a takedown

4
Current ranking of Tecia Torres in the UFC women’s strawweight division

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Wins and 0 losses by “The Tiny Tornado” in her pro career
 

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Of those wins occurred inside the Octagon like Torres’ most recent unanimous decision win over Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger at UFC 194

4
Of those wins occurred in Invicta FC

1007
Days ago, Torres earned a unanimous decision win over Namajunas at Invicta FC 6: Coenen vs. Cyborg

4.55
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by The Tiny Tornado, UFC average is 2.83

205-93
Significant strikes landed to absorbed by Torres across her three UFC bouts/wins

100
Takedown defense percentage by Torres across her three UFC bouts/wins


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