UFC Records

Oldest UFC Champions

Fighter Title Last Held Age
1. Randy Couture Heavyweight Nov 15, 2008 45 years, 147 days
2. Fabrício Werdum Heavyweight May 14, 2016 38 years, 290 days
3. Michael Bisping Middleweight Currently held 38 years, 187 days
4. Daniel Cormier Light Heavyweight Jul 29, 2017 38 years, 132 days
5. Anderson Silva Middleweight Jul 6, 2013 38 years, 84 days

Youngest UFC Champions

Fighter Title Won/Awarded Age
1. Jon Jones Light Heavyweight Mar 19, 2011 23 years, 244 days
2. José Aldo Featherweight Nov 20, 2010 24 years, 73 days2
3. Josh Barnett Heavyweight Mar 22, 2002 24 years, 133 days
4. Carlos Newton Welterweight May 4, 2001 24 years, 261 days
5. Frank Shamrock Light Heavyweight Dec 21, 1997 25 years, 13 days

Biggest attendance for UFC events

Event Main Event Date Venue City Attendance
1. UFC 193 Rousey (c) vs. Holm Nov 14, 2015 Etihad Stadium Melbourne, Australia 56,214[6]
2. UFC 129 St-Pierre (c) vs. Shields Apr 30, 2011 Rogers Centre Toronto, Ontario, Canada 55,724
3. UFC 198 Werdum (c) vs. Miocic May 14, 2016 Arena da Baixada Curitiba, Brazil 45,207
4. UFC on Fox 14 Gustafsson vs. Johnson Jan 24, 2015 Tele2 Arena Stockholm, Sweden 30,000
5. UFC 124 St-Pierre (c) vs. Koscheck Dec 11, 2010 Bell Centre Montreal, Quebec, Canada 23,152

Lowest UFC Pay Per View buys

UFC 1–100
Event Main Event PPV Buys
1. UFC 42 Hughes (c) vs. Sherk 35,000
UFC 35 Pulver (c) vs. Penn
3. UFC 45 Hughes (c) vs. Trigg 40,000
4. UFC 39 Couture vs. Rodriguez6 45,000
UFC 38 Hughes (c) vs. Newton
UFC 101–200
Event Main Event PPV Buys
1. UFC 174 Johnson (c) vs. Bagautinov 115,000
UFC 191 Johnson (c) vs. Dodson
3. UFC 177 Dillashaw (c) vs. Soto 125,000
UFC 186 Johnson (c) vs. Horiguchi
5. UFC 179 Aldo (c) vs. Mendes 180,000
UFC 201–300
Event Main Event PPV Buys
1. UFC 212 Aldo (c) vs. Holloway 175,000
2. UFC 208 Holm vs. de Randamie6 200,000
3. UFC 201 Lawler (c) vs. Woodley 240,000
4. UFC 209 Woodley (c) vs. Thompson 250,000[citation needed]
5. UFC 204 Bisping (c) vs. Henderson 290,000

Biggest UFC Gates

Event Main Event Date Venue City Gate
1. UFC 205 Alvarez (c) vs. McGregor Nov 12, 2016 Madison Square Garden New York, New York, U.S. $17,700,000
2. UFC 129 St-Pierre (c) vs. Shields Apr 30, 2011 Rogers Centre Toronto, Ontario, Canada $12,075,000
3. UFC 200 Tate (c) vs. Nunes Jul 9, 2016 T-Mobile Arena Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. $10,700,000
4. UFC 194 Aldo (c) vs. McGregor Dec 12, 2015 MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. $10,500,000
5. UFC 196 McGregor vs. Diaz Mar 5, 2016 MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. $9,100,000

Biggest UFC Pay Per View Buys

Event Name Date Buyrate
UFC 202 Diaz vs. McGregor 2 2016.08.20 1,600,000
UFC 196 McGregor vs. Diaz 2016.03.05 1,317,000
UFC 205 Alvarez vs. McGregor 2016.11.12 1,300,000
UFC 100 2009.07.11 1,300,000
UFC 194 Aldo vs. McGregor 2015.12.12 1,200,000
UFC 116 Lesnar vs Carwin 2010.07.03 1,160,000
UFC 193 Rousey vs. Holm 2015.11.14 1,100,000
UFC 207 Nunes vs. Rousey 2016.12.30 1,100,000
UFC 66 Liddell vs. Ortiz 2 2006.12.30 1,050,000
UFC 121 Lesnar vs. Velasquez 2010.10.23 1,050,000
UFC 92 The Ultimate 2008 2008.12.27 1,050,000
UFC 114 Jackson vs Evans 2010.05.29 1,050,000
UFC 168 Weidman vs. Silva 2 2013.12.28 1,025,000
UFC 91 Couture vs Lesnar 2008.11.15 1,010,000
UFC 200 Tate vs. Nunes 2016.07.09 1,009,000

Fastest UFC Title Fight Submission Wins

Division Fighter Opponent Event Time
Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski Tim Sylvia UFC 51 0:47
Light Heavyweight Frank Shamrock Kevin Jackson UFC Japan 0:16[a]
Middleweight Anderson Silva Dan Henderson The 82 9:52
Welterweight Matt Hughes Frank Trigg UFC 45 3:54
Lightweight Anthony Pettis Benson Henderson UFC 164 4:41
Featherweight
Bantamweight Renan Barão Michael McDonald UFC on Fuel TV 7 18:57
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson Chris Cariaso UFC 178 7:29
Women’s Featherweight
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey Cat Zingano UFC 184 0:14
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Carla Esparza Rose Namajunas The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale 11:26

Most UFC Title Fight Submission Wins

Division/s Fighter Submissions
Heavyweight Brock Lesnar 1
Maurice Smith
Frank Mir
Minotauro Nogueira
Mark Coleman
Andrei Arlovski
Fabricio Werdum
Light Heavyweight Jon Jones 3
Frank Shamrock[a]
Middleweight Anderson Silva 2
Welterweight Matt Hughes 3
Lightweight B.J. Penn 2
Anthony Pettis
Featherweight
Bantamweight Renan Barão 1
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 4
Women’s Featherweight
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey 3
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Carla Esparza 1

Fastest UFC Title Fights Knockouts

Division Fighter Opponent Event Time
Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski Paul Buentello UFC 55 0:15
Light Heavyweight Frank Shamrock Igor Zinoviev UFC 16 0:22
Middleweight Rich Franklin Nate Quarry UFC 56 2:34
Welterweight Tyron Woodley Robbie Lawler UFC 201 2:12
Lightweight Rafael Dos Anjos Donald Cerrone UFC on Fox 17 1:06
Featherweight Conor McGregor José Aldo UFC 194 0:13
Bantamweight Renan Barão Urijah Faber UFC 169 3:42
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson Joseph Benavidez UFC on Fox 9 2:08
Women’s Featherweight
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey Alexis Davis UFC 175 0:16
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk Carla Esparza UFC 185 9:17

Most UFC Title Fight Knockouts

Division/s Fighter Knockouts
Heavyweight Cain Velasquez 3
Stipe Miocic
Light Heavyweight Chuck Liddell 5
Middleweight Anderson Silva 7
Welterweight Matt Hughes 5
Lightweight B.J. Penn 2
Featherweight Conor McGregor 2
José Aldo
Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw 3
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 2
Women’s Featherweight
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey 3
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 2

Most UFC Title fight finishes

Division/s Fighter Finishes
Heavyweight Brock Lesnar 3
Stipe Miocic
Randy Couture
Andrei Arlovski
Tim Sylvia
Light Heavyweight Jon Jones 6
Middleweight Anderson Silva 9
Welterweight Matt Hughes 8
Lightweight B.J. Penn 4
Featherweight Jose Aldo 2
Conor McGregor
Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw 3
Renan Barão
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 6
Women’s Featherweight Cristiane Justino 1
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey 6
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 2

Most UFC Title Fight wins

Division/s Fighter Wins
Heavyweight Randy Couture 6
Light Heavyweight Jon Jones 9
Middleweight Anderson Silva 11
Welterweight Georges St-Pierre 12
Lightweight B.J. Penn 4
Benson Henderson
Featherweight José Aldo 8
Bantamweight Renan Barão 4
Dominick Cruz
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 11
Women’s Featherweight Germaine de Randamie 1
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey 6
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 6

Most UFC Title fights

Division/s Fighter Fights
Heavyweight Randy Couture 9
Tim Sylvia
Light Heavyweight Jon Jones 9
Middleweight Anderson Silva 13
Welterweight Georges St-Pierre 14
Lightweight B.J. Penn 8
Featherweight José Aldo 9
Bantamweight Renan Barão 6
Flyweight Demetrious Johnson 11
Women’s Featherweight Germaine de Randamie 1
Women’s Bantamweight Ronda Rousey 8
Women’s Flyweight
Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk 6