The UFC’s busy November kicked off Saturday with UFC on ESPN+ 40 at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
One of the better late-career runs in UFC history continued in the main event when 41-year-old Glover Teixeira (32-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC) recorded his fifth consecutive win. He finished Thiago Santos (21-8 MMA, 13-7 UFC) with a third-round submission to potentially secure a light heavyweight title shot.
Teixeira made alls sorts of history with the triumphant moment against his fellow Brazilian. For more on the numbers, check below for 50 post-event facts to come out of UFC on ESPN+ 40.