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UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz

UFC 183
  • Saturday 01.31.2015 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: Fox Sports 1
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $4,500,000
  • Attendance: 13,114
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: 650,000 | TV Ratings: 1.55M avg. viewers (FS1 prelims, 1.99M peak)
  • MMA Bouts: 11
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

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  • Fight of the Night
    Thales Leites vs. Tim Boetsch   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Performance of the Night
    Thales Leites vs. Tim Boetsch   |   $50,000 bonus to Leites
  • Performance of the Night
    Thiago Alves vs. Jordan Mein   |   $50,000 bonus to Alves
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Referees

  • John McCarthy
    Silva vs. Diaz (11)Leites vs. Boetsch (8)Lineker vs. McCall (4)
  • Herb Dean
    Woodley vs. Gastelum (10)Alves vs. Mein (7)
  • Marc Goddard
    Lauzon vs. Iaquinta (9)Tate vs. McMann (6)Alcântara vs. Moreira (2)
  • Mark Smith
    Brunson vs. Herman (5)Natal vs. Watson (3)Enz vs. Santos (1)

Fight Predictions

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