Completed MMA Event

UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs. Sonnen

UFC Fight Night 26
  • Saturday 08.17.2013 at 08:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 | Prelims: Fox Sports 1
  • Name: UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs. Sonnen
  • Also Known As: UFC Fight Night Boston
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: TD Garden
  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $1,533,940
  • Attendance: 14,181 (Paid: 10,795)
  • TV Ratings: 1.78M avg. viewers (1.86M peak)
  • MMA Bouts: 13
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

  • Submission of the Night
    Maurício Rua vs. Chael Sonnen   |   $50,000 bonus to Sonnen
  • Knockout of the Night
    Alistair Overeem vs. Travis Browne   |   $50,000 bonus to Browne
  • Knockout of the Night
    Matt Brown vs. Mike Pyle   |   $50,000 bonus to Brown
  • Fight of the Night
    Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Submission of the Night
    Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett   |   $50,000 bonus to McDonald


  • Herb Dean
    Rua vs. Sonnen (13)McGregor vs. Holloway (6)St. Preux vs. Donovan (2)
  • Mario Yamasaki
    Overeem vs. Browne (12)Hall vs. Howard (9)Brandão vs. Pineda (4)
  • Yves Lavigne
    Faber vs. Alcântara (11)Lauzon vs. Johnson (8)Brown vs. Siler (5)Miller vs. Gamburyan (3)
  • Kevin MacDonald
    Brown vs. Pyle (10)McDonald vs. Pickett (7)Nijem vs. Vick (1)

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for upcoming MMA & Boxing fights. UFC Fight Night 26 is closed for new predictions. 1,723 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: UFC Fight Night 26 Leaderboard

Videos & Highlights

    Promo Video  |  FOX Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen Preview report dead link

    Watch the official trailer for UFC on FOX Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen.

  • Opening Ceremony  |  FOX Sports 1: Shogun vs Sonnen Intro report dead link

    Watch the dynamic intro for UFC on FOX Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen.

  • Video Blog  |  Dana White UFC Fightnight on FS1 Condit vs Kampmann 2 vlog EP1 report dead link

    Dana White takes you behind the scenes of UFC on FOX Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen.

  • Highlight  |  Phantom Cam Highlights: UFC Fight Night Sonnen vs Shogun report dead link

    Check out some incredible super slo-mo shots from UFC on Fox Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen.

  • Video Blog  |  Dana White UFC on FOX SPORTS 1 Vlog EP 1 report dead link

    Watch the first Video Blog for UFC on FOX Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen.

  • Predictions  |  UFC Fight Night Predictions: Shogun vs Sonnen report dead link

    Kenny Florian and Daniel Cormier make their picks for UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen.

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