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Random Facts & Stats - UFC 229 Khabib vs McGregor
It’s been hyped in some parts as the biggest UFC fight ever. It’s certainly the most anticipated UFC bout of 2018. Here are some random facts & stats about UFC 229- Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor: 1. Nurmagomedov is 10-0 in the UFC, McGregor 9-1. 2. In UFC championship bouts McGregor is 3-0, Nurmagomedov 1-0. 3. McGregor is 6-1 in five round UFC contests, Nurmagomedov 1-0. 4. McGregor has seven UFC finishes by KO or TKO. Nurmagomedov has two wins by TKO and two by submission. 5. The combined UFC record of McGregor’s Octagon opponents is 89-42 for a 68% W-L. At the time of the fight, 60-23 72%. 6. Nurmagomedov’s UFC opponents combine for a record of 81-59 (58%) while 57-27 (68%) at fight time. 7. McGregor’s average UFC fight time is 8:13. Nurmagomedov 13:02. 8. The two fighters have no common UFC opponents. McGregor was scheduled to face Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196, whom Khabib defeated in 2014. Khabib was briefly scheduled to face Max Holloway at UFC 223, McGregor defeated Holloway in 2013. 9. McGregor has fought 5 times in Las Vegas during his UFC career, compiling 4 wins and 1 loss. Khabib has a perfect record in his 3 Vegas bouts. 10. The two fighters have featured on the same UFC card once previously, UFC 205. Enjoy the fight card everybody.
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