Drew Dober threatens knockout record

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The UFC continued its busy March schedule on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 203 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

The main event of the card saw Magomed Ankalaev (17-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) add to what is one of the longest winning streaks in light heavyweight history by defeating Thiago Santos (22 -10 MMA, 14-9 UFC) via unanimous decision to push his run to eight straight fights.

For more on the numbers behind the headliner, as well as the rest of the card, check out 50 post-event facts to come out of UFC Fight Night 203 below.

Magomed Ankalaev defeated. Thiago Santos

Ankalaev’s eight-fight UFC light heavyweight winning streak is the longest active streak in the division.

Ankalaev’s eight-fight UFC winning streak at light heavyweight is tied with Lyoto Machida for the second-longest in divisional history behind Jon Jones (13).

Santos fell to 3-3 in the UFC main events.

Santos is down to 4-4 since moving up to the light heavyweight division in September 2018.

Song Yadong defeated. Marlon Moraes

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Song Yadong of China and Marlon Moraes of Brazil trade punches in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Yadong (18-4-1 MMA, 8-1-1 UFC) has improved to 6-1-1 since dropping to the UFC bantamweight division.

Yadong has won five of his eight UFC wins by stoppage.

Marlon Moraes’ (23-10-1 MMA, 5-6 UFC in four fights) losing slip is the longest of his career. He hasn’t won a win since December 2019.

Moraes has suffered nine of his 10 career losses by stoppage.

Sodiq Yusuff defeats. Alex Caceres

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (L-R) Sodiq Yusuff of Nigeria kicks Alex Caceres in their featherweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada . (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Sodiq Yusuff (12-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) has earned three of his five UFC wins by decision.

Alex Caceres (19-13 MMA, 14-11 UFC) is down to 9-5 since returning to the UFC featherweight division in January 2015.

Khalil Rountree defeated. Karl Roberson

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Khalil Rountree kicks Karl Roberson in their light heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada . (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Rountree (10-5 MMA, 6-5 UFC) has earned all of his career stoppage wins by knockout.

Rountree’s 11 knockdowns have landed in UFC light heavyweight competition are tied for third most in divisional history behind Chuck Liddell (11) and Mauricio Rua (11).

Karl Roberson’s (9-5 MMA, 4-5 UFC) three-fight losing slip is the longest of his career. He hasn’t picked up a win since November 2019.

Roberson has suffered all five career losses by stoppage.

Roberson suffered the first knockout loss of his career.

Drew Dober beats. Terrance McKinney

June 12, 2021; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Drew Dober reacts before fighting Brad Riddell at UFC 263 at Gila River Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Drew Dober (24-11 MMA, 11-6 UFC) has earned eight of his 11 UFC wins by stoppage.

Dober’s six knockout victories in UFC lightweight competition are tied for fourth most in divisional history behind Dustin Poirier (eight), Edson Barboza (seven) and Melvin Guillard (seven).

Terrance McKinney (12-4 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has suffered all four career losses by stoppage.

Alex Pereira defeats. Bruno Silva

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Alex Pereira of Brazil hits Bruno Silva of Brazil in their middleweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Alex Pereira (5-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) picked up the first decision win of his career.

Bruno Silva (22-7 MMA, 3-1 UFC) suffered the first decision loss of his career.

JJ Aldrich beats. Gillian Robertson

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) JJ Aldrich faces Canada’s Gillian Robertson in their flyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

JJ Aldrich (11-4 MMA, 7-3 UFC) has improved to 4-2 since moving to the UFC women’s flyweight division in March 2019.

Aldrich earned all seven of his UFC wins by decision.

Gillian Robertson (10-7 MMA, 7-5 UFC) has suffered five of her seven career losses by decision.

Robertson has notched 18 knockouts in UFC women’s flyweight competition, the second most in divisional history behind Valentina Shevchenko (28).

Javid Basharat defeated. Trevin Jones

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (L-R) Javid Basharat of England hits Trevin Jones of Guam in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Javid Basharat (12-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) picked up the first decision win of his career.

Trevin Jones (13-8 MMA, 1-2 UFC) has suffered six of his eight career losses by decision.

Damon Jackson beats. Kamuela Kirk

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Damon Jackson punches Kamuela Kirk in their featherweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Damon Jackson (20-4-1 MMA, 3-2-1 UFC) has improved to 3-1 since returning to the UFC for a second stint in September 2020.

Jackson has won 18 of his 20 career wins by stoppage.

Kamuela Kirk (12-5 MMA, 1-1 UFC) suffered the first submission loss of her career.

Miranda Maverick defeats. Sabina Mazo

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Miranda Maverick kicks Sabina Mazo of Colombia in their flyweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Miranda Maverick (10-4 MMA, 3-2 UFC) has earned eight of her nine career stoppage wins by submission.

Sabina Mazo’s (9-4 MMA, 3-4 UFC) three-fight losing slip is the longest of her career. She hasn’t won a win since September 2020.

Mazo is down to 0-2 since returning to the UFC women’s flyweight division in October 2021.

Mazo suffered both of his career stoppage losses by submission.

Cody Brundage won. Dalcha Lungiambula

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Cody Brundage hits Dalcha Lungiambula of South Africa in their middleweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Brundage (7-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) has earned six of his seven career wins by stoppage.

Brunson overcame a -46 total strike differential to secure a finish, tied for the fourth-largest margin in a comeback in UFC history.

Dalcha Lungiambula (11-4 MMA, 2-3 UFC) is down to 1-2 since moving to the UFC middleweight division in December 2020.

Lungiambula has suffered three of his four career losses by stoppage.

Guido Cannetti defeats. Kris Moutinho

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (RL) Guido Cannetti of Argentina hits Kris Moutinho in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Guido Cannetti (9-6 MMA, 3-5 UFC) snapped his three-fight losing slip for his first victory since May 2018.

Cannetti has won seven of his nine career wins by stoppage. He finished all of those opponents inside the first round.

Kris Moutinho (9-6 MMA, 0-2 UFC) has suffered all six of his career losses by stoppage.

Moutinho suffered both of his UFC losses by knockout.

Azamat Murzakanov defeated. Tafon Nchukwi

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 12: (L-) Azamat Murzakanov of Russia hits Tafon Nchukwi of Cameroon in their light heavyweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on March 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada . (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Murzakanov (11-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has won nine of his 11 career wins by stoppage.

Tafon Nchukwi (6-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) suffered the first stoppage loss of his career with a knockout loss.

UFC Research Analyst and Live Stats Producer Michael Carroll contributed to this story. Follow him on Twitter @MJCflipdascript.

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