UFC Fight Night 198 post-event facts: Rare 0-5 UFC record enters history books

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UFC Fight Night 198 took place Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, and with 10 decision results, it turned out to be one of the more forgettable events of the year.

It won’t be remembered that way for Ketlen Vieira (12-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC), though, as she put a signature win on her resume when she outworked Miesha Tate (19-8 MMA, 6-5 UFC) to a unanimous decision in the women’s bantamweight headliner.

For more on the numbers behind the main event, as well as the rest of the card, check below for 35 post-event facts to come out of UFC Fight Night 198.

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UFC Fight Night 198 featured 10 decision results, tied for the second most on a single card in history behind UFC 263, which featured 11 decisions.

The UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance payout for the event totaled $140,000.

Debuting fighters went 0-1 at the event.

[autotag]Taila Santos[/autotag], [autotag]Adrian Yanez[/autotag] and [autotag]Davey Grant[/autotag] earned $50,000 UFC Fight Night 198 fight-night bonuses.

The UFC sold VIP tickets to fans for UFC Fight Night 198, but the promotion did not make public the total number of tickets sold or the gate.

Betting favorites went 6-4 on the card. One fight had even odds.

Betting favorites fell to 25-14 with one no contest in UFC headliners this year.

Total fight time for the 11-bout card was 2:44:49.

Ketlen Vieira def. Miesha Tate

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Vieira has earned five of her six UFC victories by decision.

Vieira’s six victories in UFC women’s bantamweight competition are tied for third-most in divisional history behind Amanda Nunes (11) and Raquel Pennington (eight).

Tate fell to 1-1 since she returned to competition from a nearly five-year layoff in July 2021.

Sean Brady def. Michael Chiesa

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Sean Brady punches Michael Chiesa in a welterweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Sean Brady[/autotag]’s (15-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) five-fight UFC winning streak at welterweight is tied for the second-longest active streak in the division behind Kamaru Usman (15).

Brady has earned three of his five UFC victories by decision.

[autotag]Michael Chiesa[/autotag] (18-6 MMA, 11-6 UFC) fell to 4-2 since he moved up to the welterweight division in December 2018.

Chiesa has completed at least one takedown against 15 of his 16 UFC opponents.

Chiesa suffered the first decision loss of his career.

Taila Santos def. Joanne Wood

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Taila Santos of Brazil punches Joanne Wood of Scotland in a flyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Santos’ (19-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) four-fight UFC winning streak at women’s flyweight is the second longest active streak in the division behind Valentina Shevchenko (eight).

Santos has earned 13 of her 19 career victories by stoppage.

Santos earned her first submission victory since Apr. 4, 2015 – a span of 2,422 days (nearly seven years) and 12 fights.

[autotag]Joanne Wood[/autotag] (15-7 MMA, 7-7 UFC) fell to 5-4 in UFC women’s flyweight competition. She’s 6-4 in her career at 125 pounds.

Wood has suffered all four of her career stoppage losses by first-round submission.

Rani Yahya def. Kyung Ho Kang

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (R-L) Rani Yahya of Brazil punches Kyung Ho Kang of South Korea in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Rani Yahya[/autotag]’s (28-10-1 MMA, 13-4-1 UFC) 12 victories in UFC/WEC bantamweight competition are tied for third-most in combined divisional history behind Dominick Cruz (13) and T.J. Dillashaw (13).

Yahya has earned six of his 13 UFC victories by decision.

[autotag]Kyung Ho Kang[/autotag] (17-9 MMA, 6-3 UFC) fell to 4-2 since he returned to competition from a nearly 3.5-year layoff in January 2018.

Kang has suffered all three of his UFC losses by decision.

Adrian Yanez def. Davey Grant

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (R-L) Adrian Yanez punches Davey Grant of England in a bantamweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Adrian Yanez[/autotag]’s (15-3 MMA, 4-0 UFC) four-fight UFC winning streak at bantamweight is tied for the fourth longest active streak in the division behind Aljamain Sterling (six), Merab Dvalishvili (six) and T.J. Dillashaw (five).

Pat Sabatini def. Tucker Lutz

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Pat Sabatini kicks Tucker Lutz in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Pat Sabatini[/autotag] (16-3 MMA, 3-0 UFC) has earned two of his three UFC victories by decision.

[autotag]Tucker Lutz[/autotag] (12-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) suffered the first decision loss of his career.

Rafa Garcia def. Natan Levy

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Natan Levy of Israel kicks Rafa Garcia of Mexico in a lightweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Natan Levy[/autotag] (6-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) had his six-fight winning streak snapped for the first defeat of his career.

Loopy Godinez def. Loma Lookboonmee

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (R-L) Loma Lookboonmee of Thailand kicks Loopy Godinez of Mexico in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Loopy Godinez[/autotag] (7-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) has earned five of her seven career victories by decision.

[autotag]Loma Lookboonmee[/autotag] (6-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) has suffered both of her UFC losses by decision.

Cody Durden def.. Aori Qileng

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Aoriqileng of China punches Cody Durden in a flyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Aori Qileng[/autotag] (18-7 MMA, 0-2 UFC) suffered both of his UFC losses by decision.

Shayilan Nuerdanbieke def. Sean Soriano

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Sean Soriano punches Shayilan Nuerdanbieke of China in a featherweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Sean Soriano[/autotag] (14-8 MMA, 0-5 UFC) remained winless in the UFC over two stints after going 0-3 in 2014-2015.

Soriano fell to 0-2 since his returned to the UFC for a second stint in May.

Soriano is the third fighter in UFC history to start 0-5 with the organization. John Alessio and Naoyuki Kotani are the others.

Luana Pinheiro def. Sam Hughes

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Sam Hughes kicks Luana Pinheiro of Brazil in a strawweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

[autotag]Sam Hughes[/autotag]’ (5-4 MMA, 0-3 UFC) three-fight losing skid is the longest of her career. She hasn’t earned a victory since October 2020.

Hughes suffered the first decision loss of her career.

UFC research analyst and live statistics producer Michael Carroll contributed to this story. Follow him on Twitter @MJCflipdascript.

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