UFC 202: McGregor v Diaz by the numbers

Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will face off in a highly-anticipated rematch at UFC 202 on Saturday, so let’s have a look at the numbers going into the fight.

1: The number of welterweight fights that McGregor has fought. He lost it to Diaz.

3: The number of fights that Diaz has won at welterweight

2: The number of inches reach difference that Diaz has

3: The height advantage in inches that the Diaz has over the McGregor

15.2: The number of strikes per minute that McGregor threw against Diaz. Fifteeen percent higher than his career average


8.4: The number of significant strikes that McGregor took against Diaz. This is more than twice his career average.

1: The number of McGregor’s 19 fights have gone to a decision

3: The number of Diaz’s 19 wins that were via decision

12: The number of Diaz’s 19 wins that were achieved via submission

3: Total of loses in McGregor’s career. All were via submission

17: The number of wins that McGregor has won via knockout

1: The number of Diaz’s ten loses that were via knockout

3: The number of ranked fighters that McGregor has beaten – Jose Aldo, Max Hollaway, Dustin Poirier

3: The number of ranked fighters that Diaz has beaten – Donald Cerrone, Michael Johnson, and McGregor

$8,100,000: Total gate when McGregor and Diaz met at UFC 196

168: Days between the first and second Diaz vs. McGregor matchup.

552: Seconds it took Diaz to defeat McGregor at UFC 196.

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20,000: Seating capacity for the T-Mobile Arena, the venue for UFC 202. UFC 196 drew 16,516 fans to the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

$215: Cheapest ticket still on sale for UFC 202

$9,995: Most expensive ticket still on sale for UFC 202

$300,000: Amount McGregor has spent on preparations for the rematch.