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UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2

UFC 218
  • Saturday 12.02.2017 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: Fox Sports 1
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: WME-IMG
  • Venue: Little Caesars Arena
  • Location: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Joe Rogan, Jon Anik
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $2,000,000
  • Attendance: 17,587
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: 230,000 | TV Ratings: 694,000 avg. viewers (FS1 prelims, 841k peak)
  • MMA Bouts: 13
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

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  • Fight of the Night
    Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Fight of the Night
    Alex Oliveira vs. Yancy Medeiros   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
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Referees

  • Herb Dean
    Holloway vs. Aldo II (13)Alvarez vs. Gaethje (10)Klose vs. Teymur (6)Razak Alhassan vs. Homasi (3)
  • Dan Miragliotta
    Overeem vs. N'Gannou (12)Felder vs. Oliveira (8)Crowder vs. Willis (1)
  • Keith Peterson
    Cejudo vs. Pettis (11)Waterson vs. Torres (9)Magana vs. Cooper (4)
  • Bobby Wombacher
    Oliveira vs. Medeiros (7)Herrig vs. Casey (5)Reyes vs. Kimball (2)

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