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UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou

UFC Fight Night 35
  • Wednesday 01.15.2014 at 07:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 | Prelims: UFC Fight Pass
  • Name: UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou
  • Also Known As: UFC Fight Night Atlanta
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: Gwinnett Center
  • Location: Duluth, Georgia, United States
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jon Anik
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $231,951
  • Attendance: 5,822
  • TV Ratings: 629,000 avg. viewers (220k prelims)
  • MMA Bouts: 12
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

  • Knockout of the Night
    Luke Rockhold vs. Costas Philippou   |   $50,000 bonus to Rockhold
  • Fight of the Night
    Derek Brunson vs. Yoel Romero   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Submission of the Night
    Cole Miller vs. Sam Sicilia   |   $50,000 bonus to Miller

Referees

  • Herb Dean
    Rockhold vs. Philippou (12)Larkin vs. Tavares (11)Miller vs. Sicilia (7)Ozkilic vs. Smolka (3)
  • Dan Miragliotta
    Dillashaw vs. Easton (10)Moraga vs. Ortiz (8)Brenneman vs. Dariush (1)
  • Blake Grice
    Brunson vs. Romero (9)Silvério vs. Vallie-Flagg (5)Houston vs. Smith (4)
  • George Allen
    Edwards vs. Nijem (6)Pichel vs. Whiteley (2)

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for upcoming MMA & Boxing fights. UFC Fight Night 35 is closed for new predictions. 1,390 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: UFC Fight Night 35 Leaderboard

UFC Fight Night 35 Wiki Update Wiki

Attendance: 5,822
Live Gate: $231,951

Average ticket price: $39.84
Total fight time: 2:24:33

Betting favorites went 9-3
# of decisions: 8
# of T/KOs: 2

# of Submissions: 2

# of fighters making UFC deut:2

# of Undefeated fighters:3



Fights by weight class:

HW:   0

LHW:0

MW:  4

WW: 0

LW:  4

FW:  1

BW:  1

FLW: 2

WBW: 0

$50,000 "of the Night" bonuses went to:  
Knockout of the Night - Luke Rockhold 
Submission of the Night - Cole Miller 
Fight of the Night - Yoel Romero vs Derek Brunson

Five fighters earned their first UFC victories at this event.     


Fighter base salaries, not including any extra bonuses, for the event were:  


Luke Rockhold: $80,000 (includes $40,000 win bonus)
def. Constantinos Philippou: $23,000


Brad Tavares: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus)
def. Lorenz Larkin: $26,000


T.J. Dillashaw: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Mike Easton: $14,000


Yoel Romero: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Derek Brunson: $19,000


John Moraga: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
def. Dustin Ortiz: $10,000


Cole Miller: $56,000 (includes $28,000 win bonus)
def. Sam Sicilia: $10,000


Ramsey Nijem: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Justin Edwards: $10,000


Elias Silverio: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Isaac Vallie-Flagg: $12,000


Trevor Smith: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Brian Houston: $8,000


Louis Smolka: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Alptekin Ozkilic: $10,000


Vinc Pichel: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Garett Whiteley: $8,000


Beneil Dariush: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Charlie Brenneman: $10,000


Information retrieved from MMAjunkie.com

Last updated 02.27.2014, 10:58 AM ET
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Videos & Highlights

    Misc  |  UFC Fight Night Atlanta Post-fight Press Conference report dead link

  • Promo Video  |  Fight Night Atlanta: The Main Card report dead link

    Watch the intro video for UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou.

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