UFC 286 post event facts: Justin Gaethje’s insane bonus streak continues
The UFC hosted its fourth numbered event of the year on Saturday with UFC 286which took place at The O2 in London and saw a champion back home Leon Edwards Compete in the main event.
Edwards (20-3 MMA, 12-2 UFC) scored his first welterweight title defense when he outlasted his opponent Camaro Osman (20-3 MMA, 15-2 UFC) by majority decision in their three-way match, giving him a 2-1 lead in their series.
For more on the numbers behind the headline, as well as the rest of the card, check below for MMA Junkie facts after the event from UFC 286.
the Return to comply with UFC promotional guidelines for the event totaled $266,500.
[autotag]Justin Gaethje[/autotag]And [autotag]Rafael Physiev[/autotag]And [autotag]Gunnar Nelson[/autotag] And [autotag]Jake Hadley[/autotag] He earned $50,000 in UFC 286 bonuses on fight night.
The Fighters won for the first time 3-3 on the card.
UFC 286 drew an announced attendance of 17,588 for a live gate worth $8,580,000.
The betting favorite won 9-5 on the card. One fight had differences.
The betting favorites are down to 4-5 in UFC titles this year.
The total fighting time for the 15-match card was 2:57:58.
Leon Edwards def. Camaro Osman
Edwards’ 11-fight undefeated streak in the UFC at welterweight is the longest active streak in the division.
Edwards has eight of his 12 UFC victories by decision.
Osman suffered consecutive losses after going on a 19-fight winning streak.
Osman suffered the first decision loss in his career.
Justin Gaethje Dev. Rafael Physiev
Gaethje (24-4 MMA, 7-4 UFC) has earned 11 Fight Night bonuses in 11 UFC bouts.
Gaethje’s rewards for 11 UFC fight nights since 2017 are the most of any fighter in the company.
Fiziev (12-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) suffered the first decision loss of his career.
Gunnar Nilsson defeated. Brian Barberina
Nelson (19-5-1 MMA, 10-5 UFC) has earned 17 of his 19 career victories by stoppage.
Nelson’s seven wins in UFC welterweight competition is the most in the division’s history.
[autotag]Brian Barberina[/autotag] (18-10 MMA, 9-8 UFC) is down to 8-7 since moving up to the UFC welterweight division in January 2016.
Jennifer Maya Dave. Casey O’Neal
[autotag]Jennifer Maya[/autotag] (21-9-1 MMA, 6-5 UFC) She has earned five of her six wins in the UFC by decision.
[autotag]Casey O’Neal[/autotag] (9-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) snapped her nine-fight winning streak to the first defeat in her career.
Marvin Vettori defeated. Roman Doldez
[autotag]Marvin Vettori[/autotag] (19-6-1 MMA, 9-4-1 UFC) He has seven of his nine UFC wins by decision.
[autotag]Roman Doldez[/autotag] (12-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) He’s down to 4-2 since dropping to the middleweight division in March 2020.
Dolidze suffered his professional loss due to the decision.
Jack Shore defeated. Makwan Amirkhani
[autotag]Jack Shore[/autotag] (17-1 MMA, 6-1 UFC) He was successful in his featherweight debut.
Shore has claimed 13 of his 17 career victories by stopping.
Shore earned all three of his UFC stoppage victories via submission.
[autotag]Makwan Amirkhani[/autotag] (17-9 MMA, 7-7 UFC) is down to 2-6 in his past seven fights dating back to November 2019.
Amirkhani suffered his first loss since June 18, 2011 – a span of 4,291 days and 23 fights.
Chris Duncan Dave. Omar Morales
[autotag]Omar Morales[/autotag](11-4 MMA, 3-4 UFC) The three-fight losing streak is the longest of his career. He has not achieved any victory since March 2021.
Morales has fallen to 1-4 since dropping to the featherweight division in October 2020.
Morales has suffered two out of four losses due to the decision.
Yanal Ashmuz fell. Sam Patterson
[autotag]Yanal Ashmuz[/autotag] (7-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) Six of his seven wins have been earned by stoppage.
[autotag]Sam Patterson[/autotag] (10-2-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) He has suffered both career knockout losses.
Mohammed Mokaev def. Philo flinched
[autotag]Mohamed Mokef[/autotag]The UFC’s quadruple win streak (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) at flyweight is tied with Matheus Nicolau for the longest active streak in the division.
Mukayev has seven wins out of 10 in his career by stoppage. He has earned all three of his UFC finishes via submission.
[autotag]Philo flinched[/autotag] (14-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) He suffered both his career-stopping losses via submission.
Leron Murphy defeated. Gabriel Santos
[autotag]Gabriel Santos[/autotag] (10-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) His 10-fight win streak was snapped to the first defeat in his career.
Christian Duncan Dave. Dusko Todorovic
[autotag]Christian Duncan[/autotag] (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) He has seven of his eight career wins by stoppage.
[autotag]Dusko Todorovic[/autotag] (12-4 MMA, 3-4 UFC) has fallen to 2-4 in his past six fights after starting his career on an 11-fight winning streak.
Todorovic suffered three of his four losses in injury time.
Jake Hadley defeated. Malcolm Gordon
Hadley (10-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has earned both of his wins in the UFC by stoppage.
[autotag]Malcolm Gordon[/autotag] (14-7 MMA, 2-4 UFC) He has suffered all seven of his career losses by stoppage.
Gordon has suffered five of his seven career knockout losses.
Joanne Wood Dave. Luana Carolina
[autotag]Joanne Wood[/autotag] (16-8 MMA, 8-8 UFC) Improved to 6-5 in the UFC women’s flyweight competition. She is 7-3 in her career and is 125 pounds.
Wood has earned six of her eight wins in the UFC by decision.
[autotag]Luana Carolina[/autotag] (8-4 MMA, 3-3 UFC) She has suffered two out of four career losses by decision.
Veronica Hardy def. Juliana Miller
[autotag]Veronica Hardy[/autotag] (7-4-1 MMA, 2-4 UFC) Improved to 2-2 since dropping to the UFC’s women’s flyweight division in May 2018.
Hardy has earned four of her seven career wins via decision.
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UFC Research analyst and live stats producer Michael Carroll contributed to this story. Follow him on Twitter @employee.