Nate Diaz, Khamzat Chimaev make history

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 behind Charles Oliveira (16), Demian Maia (11) and Jim Miller (11).

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 the third-most in company history behind Donald Cerrone (18) and Oliveira (18).

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. He hasn’t earned a victory in the weight class since June 2011.

Ferguson suffered his first submission loss since Oct. 16, 2009 – a span of 4,712 days and 24 fights.


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