There were plenty of facts to come out of UFC on FUEL TV 5, some are notable, others are irrelevant and a few are will expand your knowledge.
Check out all 22 of Fight Cove’s post-fight facts for UFC on FUEL TV 5 below.
1 – DaMarques Johnson joins James Irvin and Don Frye as the only fighters with 10 UFC fights without ever going to a decision.
2 – All five winners on the preliminary card fought out of the blue corner.
3 – Stefan Struve has won 24 of his 25 fights by (T)KO or submission. Struve has only gone a decision once in 30 career fights.
4 – Duane Ludwig is the first person to lose two UFC fights by an injury TKO.
5 – Total fight time of the 11-bout card was one hour, 32 minutes and 43 seconds.
6 – Stefan Struve has handed four fighters their first career loss in the UFC.
7 – British fighters went 5-5 on the card.
8 – Yves Jabouin suffered his first loss since moving to the bantamweight division.
9 – Brad Pickett has earned post-fight bonuses in all three of his UFC fights (Two ‘Fight of the Night’, one ‘Knockout of the Night’).
10 – Robert Peralta’s 23-second knockout of Jason Young was the second fastest finish to a UFC opening bout in 2012. The first was Nick Denis’ 22-second knockout of UFC on FX 1 on Jan. 20.
11 – John Hathaway has fought to a decision in seven-straight fights.
12 – Duane Ludwig has lost six of his last nine fights by (T)KO or submission.
13 – Kyle Kingsbury’s loss to Jimi Manuwa dropped his UFC record to 4-4.
14 – Debuting fighters went 3-2 on the card.
15 – Brad Pickett’s knockout of Yves Jabouin was his first (T)KO victory since Sept. 20, 2008.
16 – DaMarques Johnson is 2-5 in his past seven UFC fights.
17 – Robert Peralta vs. Jason Young was the fourth consecutive UFC event to begin with a first round (T)KO.
18 – Matt Wiman has won post-fight bonuses in back-to-back fights.
19 – Stefan Struve has won his last four fights by (T)KO or submission.
20 – Akira Corassani won a fight for the first time since Oct. 29, 2010.
21 – Dan Hardy has won four of his six UFC fights by decision.
22 – Kyle Kingsbury suffered multiple facial fractures in his second-round TKO loss to Jimi Manuwa.