The UFC returned to its home base of Las Vegas on Saturday for UFC on ESPN+ 39, which took place at the UFC Apex and streamed on ESPN+.
Uriah Hall (16-9 MMA, 9-7 UFC) spoiled Anderson Silva’s (34-11 MMA, 17-7 UFC) career swan song in the main event, earning a fourth-round TKO to seemingly send the octagon legend into retirement – at least from the UFC.
For more on the numbers behind Hall’s victory, as well as the rest of the card, check below for 40 post-event facts to come out of UFC on ESPN+ 39.
Hall’s three-fight UFC winning streak at middleweight is tied for the third longest active streak in the division behind Israel Adesanya (nine) and Holland (four).
Hall has earned 13 of his 16 career victories by stoppage. That includes seven of his nine UFC wins.
Hall’s seven knockout victories in UFC middleweight competition are tied for third most in divisional history behind Silva (eight) and Thiago Santos (eight).
Silva fell to 1-6 (with one no-contest) in his past eight UFC appearances.
Silva has suffered all four of his UFC stoppage losses by knockout.
Bryce Mitchell’s (14-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) five-fight UFC winning streak in featherweight competition is tied for the fourth longest active streak in the division behind Alexander Volkanovski (seven), Arnold Allen (seven) and Zabit Magomedsharipov (six).
Mitchell has earned four of his five UFC victories by decision.
Holland (18-5 MMA, 6-2 UFC) became the first UFC fighter to go 4-0 in 2020.
Holland’s four-fight UFC winning streak at middleweight is the second longest active streak in the division behind Adesanya (nine).
Holland has earned 15 of his 19 career victories by stoppage.
Charlie Ontiveros (11-7 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has suffered all seven of his career losses by stoppage.
Ontiveros suffered the first submission loss of his career.
Hernandez (12-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) has earned both of his UFC stoppage victories by knockout.
Chris Gruetzemacher (14-4 MMA, 2-3 UFC) fell to 2-2 in UFC lightweight competition.
Gruetzemacher has suffered all four of his career losses by stoppage.
Gruetzemacher suffered the first knockout loss of his career.
Yanez (12-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has earned nine of his 12 career victories by stoppage.
Victor Rodriguez (4-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has suffered all three of his career losses by stoppage.
Sean Strickland (21-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) was successful in his return to the UFC middleweight division.
Strickland has earned five of his eight UFC victories by decision.
Jack Marshman (23-10 MMA, 3-5 UFC) fell to 2-5 in his past seven fights dating back to February 2017.
Cole Williams (11-3 MMA, 0-2 UFC) has suffered all three of his career losses by submission.
Dustin Jacoby (13-5 MMA, 1-2 UFC) earned his first UFC victory. He went 0-2 in his first stint from 2011-2012.
Jacoby has earned 10 of his 13 career victories by stoppage.
Justin Ledet’s (9-4 MMA, 3-4 UFC) four-fight losing skid is the longest of his career. He hasn’t earned a victory since September 2017.
Ledet fell to 0-4 since he dropped to the UFC light-heavyweight division in July 2018.
Ledet has suffered both of his career stoppage losses by knockout.