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By the Numbers - The TUF 24 Finale



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Current ranking of Demetrious Johnson on the UFC pound-for-pound list

152
UFC event where Johnson defeated Joseph Benavidez via split decision to become the inaugural UFC flyweight champion

1533
Days that “Mighty Mouse” has reigned as the one and only UFC flyweight champion, 4th longest reign in UFC history

10
Consecutive wins by Mighty Mouse as a UFC flyweight, most in UFC flyweight history and 2nd longest active UFC win streak behind Jon Jones’ 13

5
Fighters have earned 10+ consecutive wins in UFC history - Johnson, Royce Gracie, Jon Jones, Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre

8
Consecutive/successful UFC flyweight title defenses by Johnson, tied for 3rd with Jon Jones for most consecutive/successful UFC title defenses behind Georges St-Pierre’s 9 and Anderson Silva’s 10

3:11:08
Octagon time by Mighty Mouse at 125 pounds, most in UFC flyweight history

2:49
Time into the bout when Mighty Mouse scored a knockout via knees and punches against Henry Cejudo at UFC 197

24:59
Time into the fight when Johnson slapped on an armbar on Kyoji Horiguchi to force the tap at UFC 186, latest finish of any kind in UFC history

778
Significant strikes landed by Johnson, most in UFC flyweight history and 9th most among active UFC fighters

330
Of those significant strikes by Johnson were in the clinch, most in UFC history

55.9
Significant striking accuracy percentage by Johnson, best in UFC flyweight history

43
Takedowns by Johnson, most in UFC flyweight history

10+
Takedowns by Mighty Mouse in three different UFC bouts, only UFC fighter to do so

12
Takedowns/attempts by Johnson against John Moraga at UFC on FOX: Johnson vs. Moraga, most takedowns landed without missing a single attempt in a UFC bout

3
Seeding of Tim Elliott in The Ultimate Fighter 24 tournament, but Elliott was the first picked by coach Joseph Benavidez

2
Consecutive/successful Titan FC flyweight title defenses by Elliott, which is a belt he became the inaugural champion of at Titan FC 34

2
Career submissions by Elliott
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Submission wins by Elliott in The Ultimate Fighter 24 tournament - bulldog choke on Charlie Alaniz and a front choke on Matt Schnell

2-4
UFC record by Elliott in his first UFC stint including a Fight of the Night win over Jared Papazian at The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale

44.4
Significant striking accuracy percentage by Elliott, 5th best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights and 350 sig. att.)

4.27
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by Elliott, 3rd best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights)

116
Significant strikes landed by Elliott en route to a unanimous decision win over Louis Gaudinot at UFC 164, 4th most significant strikes ever landed in a UFC flyweight bout

64.7
Significant striking defense percentage by Elliott, 4th best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights and 350 opp. att.)

19
Takedowns by Elliott inside the Octagon, tied with Ali Bagautinov for 5th most in UFC flyweight history

55.9
Takedown accuracy percentage by Elliott, 3rd best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights and 20 att.)

7
Submission attempts by Elliott inside the Octagon, 4th most in UFC flyweight history



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Current ranking of Joseph Benavidez as a UFC flyweight

2:04:24
Octagon time by Benavidez as a UFC flyweight, 2nd most in UFC flyweight history

9
Wins by Benavidez as a flyweight, 2nd most in UFC flyweight history

6
Of Benavidez’s wins came over currently top 15 ranked UFC flyweights - Ali Bagautinov, Jussier Formiga, Zach Makovsky, Ian McCall, John Moraga and Dustin Ortiz

5
Fight active win streak by Benavidez, 2nd best among active UFC flyweights to Johnson’s 10

4
Knockdowns by Benavidez as a flyweight, 3rd most in UFC flyweight history behind John Dodson’s 6 and John Lineker’s 7

480
Significant strikes landed by Benavidez as a flyweight, 2nd most in UFC flyweight history

3.86
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by Benavidez as a flyweight, 5th best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights)

61.3
Significant striking defence percentage by Benavidez as a flyweight, 9th best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights and 350 opp. att.)

73.2
Takedown defense percentage by Benavidez as a flyweight, 6th best in UFC flyweight history (min. 5 fights and 20 opp. att.)


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Current ranking of Henry Cejudo as a UFC flyweight

10
Wins and 1 loss by Cejudo across his pro career, lone loss against Johnson for the title at UFC 197

4
Wins by Cejudo inside the Octagon

227-120
Significant strikes landed to absorbed by Cejudo across his four UFC wins

3.71
Significant strikes landed per minute rate by Cejudo, UFC average is 2.83

71
Significant striking defense percentage by Cejudo, UFC average is 58%

10
Takedowns by Cejudo inside the Octagon

0
Times Cejudo has been taken down in the UFC

2.39
Takedown average per 15 minutes of fighting by Cejudo, UFC average is 1.75

21
Years old for Cejudo when he won the gold medal at the 2008 Olympic Games, youngest US wrestler to win an Olympic gold medal
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