The UFC’s 10th pay-per-view event of the year was a memorable one, as UFC 279 went down Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Diaz improved to 5-5 in UFC welterweight competition.Diaz has earned 12 of his 16 UFC victories by stoppage.
Diaz’s 10 submission victories in UFC competition are the tied with Royce Gracie for fourth-most in company history
Diaz’s six submission victories from a bottom position in UFC competition are most in company history
Diaz’s 15 fight-night bonuses for UFC bouts are third-most in company history behind Donald Cerrone and Oliveira .
Ferguson’s five-fight losing skid is the longest of his career. He hasn’t earned a victory since June 2019
Ferguson was unsuccessful in his return to the welterweight division
Chimaev has earned five of his six UFC victories by stoppage.
Chimaev delivered his fourth UFC performance without absorbing a significant strike, the most in company history.
Chimaev failed to earn a fight-night bonus for the first time in his UFC career.