Who Has the Most Title Defenses in the UFC? Demetrious Johnson has the most consecutive title defenses in UFC history with 11. He's also tied for the most total title defense (11) with Jon Jones, who managed to get 11 as well but on two occasions (8+3).... read more ›
Anderson Silva holds the record for the most consecutive UFC title defenses. But is he the best title defender of all time? With another successful defense of his belt earlier this month at UFC 126, Anderson Silva has continued his record-breaking run as UFC Middleweight Champion.... see details ›
1760 day reign as UFC champion - UFC record. There is no doubt that Anderson Silva is the greatest MMA champion of all time. Combining his UFC, Cage Rage and Shooto titles, he has three total titles with 11 total defenses.... see more ›
- 10 Best Defensive Fighters in the UFC Today. Kyle Symes Invalid Date.
- 10 Best Defensive Fighters in the UFC Today. 0 of 10. ...
- Phil Davis. 1 of 10. ...
- Alistair Overeem. 2 of 10. ...
- Jon Jones. 3 of 10. ...
- BJ Penn. 4 of 10. ...
- Georges St-Pierre. 5 of 10. ...
- Cain Velasquez. 6 of 10.
Current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov holds the UFC record for most takedowns in a single fight at 21, which he accomplished at UFC 160 in 2013.... continue reading ›
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- Topping the list for most PPV buys was the highly anticipated fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor in October 2018 for UFC 229.
Randy Couture won a majority decision over Maurice Smith at UFC Japan on Dec. 21, 1997, to become the heavyweight champion for the first time. He would win that title three separate times.... see details ›
He first defeated Maurice Smith at UFC Japan on December 21, 1997 to become the UFC heavyweight champion. He earned that title three separate times across his career, with an additional two title defenses.... continue reading ›
Conor McGregor became the first-ever double champion in UFC history when he beat Eddie Alvarez in November of 2016. However, since then three more fighters have earned 'champ-champ' status in the UFC. Daniel Cormier was the second fighter after Conor McGregor to earn the coveted 'champ-champ' status.... read more ›
|Jon Jones||8, 3||2011-2015 (relinquished), 2019-2020 (relinquished)|
|Jose Aldo *||7||2011-2014|
|Valentina Shevchenko||7||2019-2022 (active)|
|Ronda Rousey +||6||2013-2015|
Rousey was part of the company's first ever female fight at UFC 157, was their inaugural Women's Bantamweight Champion, and held the record for most UFC title defenses (6) by a female, until being surpassed by Valentina Shevchenko in 2022.... read more ›
Usman has defended the belt five times. "The Nigerian Nightmare" beat Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal twice, and beat Gilbert Burns via TKO. Usman's last fight was a unanimous decision win over Covington in November.... view details ›
The questions about Silva will be answered at that time. Until then, we can reflect on what he has already done. Silva holds the UFC records for most title defenses and longest consecutive winning streak. Ten times he defended his gold and 16 straight times he had his hand raised.... see details ›