Interesting UFC fact you only recently learned

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  1. Tedarch82

    Tedarch82 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Give us 1 interesting UFC fact you recently learned that you didn't know.I'll start.
    Yushin Okami has the combined longest time in the octagon of any middleweight ever,I always thought Franklin did,You guys got any?
     
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    TJ Grant's upcoming fight with Matt Wiman will be his 10th with the UFC and his 10th session in prelims purgatory. At least people get to see the prelims now though.
     
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    In 2006 the UFC generated $222,766,000 in revenue, braking the PPV industry’s all time record for a single year of sales, surpassing wrestling and boxing.
     
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    Frank Mir holds the record for most subs in the HW's
     
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    MrKilroyT Brown Belt

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    Apparently CB Dollaway is the only fighter in UFC history to win via Peruvian necktie. Trivia question on UFC.com.
     
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    snoop dogg*** Baby Heath goon$quad

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    Prior to BJ Penn VS Joe Stevenson, all UFC 155lb title fights went to a decision.
     
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    snoop dogg*** Baby Heath goon$quad

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    Jeremy Jackson's ex-wife named their son Nick after Nick Diaz, who beat Jackson right before she gave birth to Nick. Jackson went on as a last minute replacement for Diaz in The Ultimate Fighter 4.
     
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    Blackened It is a new era! Double Yellow Card

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    According to fightmetric.com, Leonard Garcia had landed literally 2 significant strikes in 15 minutes in his fight against Matt Grice.
     
  10. Tedarch82

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    I never knew that,great answers mate.
     
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    ....wha....but he.....fifteen....HOW?
     
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    Blackened It is a new era! Double Yellow Card

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    The UFC or all together? Because Nogueria has as many submissions as Mir has wins.
     
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    Damn, what a dumb bitch.
     
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    Belfort is readeey!
     
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    UFC 80 Penn vs Stevenson was the first LW title fight ending in a stoppage
    Tito's real name is Jacob
    Igor has the longest winning steak in MMA history with 32 straight wins
    UFC 76: Knockout is the only bout in history without a TKO or KO lol
     
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    I recently found out that Tim Sylvia IS NOT the only fighter to crap himself during his UFC Fight Night 3 fight against Assaurio Silva.
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    Apparently Kevin Randleman pooped himself in UFC 35 while fighting Babalu.
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    The questionable look on Randleman's face is priceless.
     
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    In the UFC, no one has been stopped more than Frank Mir.
     
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    LogicalInsanity Co-Founder of SDLS (Sexual Deviant Leftist Scum)

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    Tim Sylvia still has the record for most title defenses at Heavyweight in the UFC.
     
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    That Dana White doesn't actually choose who fights who, its a guy named Joe Silver.
     
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    interesting fact just learned: Fitch is being considered for HOF?
     

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