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What’s a finish rate in UFC?

Conclusions. Last year, the expected finish rate for a UFC fight inside a 30-foot cage was 43.9% — but that number was 12.4% higher (56.3%) in the 25-foot cage ; not so dissimilar from the 12.9% increase in Contender Series finishes relative to overall UFC finishes in the past five years.Apr 24, 2021

What did Conor say to Mendes?

“I was hitting him with everything I had and the guy was still running his mouth, that’s Conor I guess. I’d land this giant elbow on his face and he’s say ‘that all you got? ‘ stuff like that.” McGregor confirmed Mendes’ claims, saying that his trash talking was all part of his game plan.

Who was Connor supposed to fight instead of Chad?

McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 UFC) was scheduled to challenge then-UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo for the title at UFC 189, but after Aldo was forced out due to injury, he faced Chad Mendes for the interim featherweight title instead.May 23, 2020

Who won the Conor Mendes fight?

In an incredible display of heart and power, Conor McGregor dropped Chad Mendes with less than 10 seconds left in the round. The Irishman followed up with heavy shots until referee John McCarthy stepped in, making Conor McGregor the new UFC interim featherweight champion.Jul 2, 2021