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UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington

UFC 224
  • Saturday 05.12.2018 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: FX
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: WME-IMG
  • Venue: Jeunesse Arena
  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Jimmy Smith
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jon Anik
  • Attendance: 10,696
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: 85,000 | TV Ratings: 574,000 avg. viewers (FX prelims)
  • Number of MMA Bouts: 13
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

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  • Fight of the Night
    Ronaldo Souza vs. Kelvin Gastelum   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Performance of the Night
    Lyoto Machida vs. Vitor Belfort   |   $50,000 bonus to Machida
  • Performance of the Night
    Alexey Oleinik vs. Júnior Albini   |   $50,000 bonus to Oleinik
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Referees

  • Marc Goddard
    Nunes vs. Pennington (13)Machida vs. Belfort (9)Leites vs. Hermansson (3)
  • Leon Roberts
    Souza vs. Gastelum (12)Lineker vs. Kelleher (10)Oleinik vs. Albini (7)
  • Osiris Maia
    Dern vs. Cooper (11)Ramos vs. Hein (6)Alves vs. Aliev (4)
  • Fernando Portella
    Ferreira vs. Roberson (8)Zaleski vs. Strickland (5)Perez vs. Bochnovic (1)
  • Eduardo Herdy
    Mina vs. Emeev (2)

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