Ajax loader

Completed Event

UFC 129: St. Pierre vs. Shields

UFC 129
  • Saturday 04.30.2011 at 09:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: Spike TV
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: Rogers Centre
  • Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $12,075,000
  • Attendance: 55,724
  • PPV Buys / Buyrate: 800,000 | TV Ratings: 1.5M viewers (Spike Prelims)
  • Number of MMA Bouts: 12
  • Promotion Links:
  • Event Links:

Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

    Black on white 26x21
  • Fight of the Night
    José Aldo vs. Mark Hominick   |   $129,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Knockout of the Night
    Randy Couture vs. Lyoto Machida   |   $129,000 bonus to Machida
  • Submission of the Night
    Pablo Garza vs. Yves Jabouin   |   $129,000 bonus to Garza
  • Black on white 26x21

Referees

  • Herb Dean
    St. Pierre vs. Shields (12)Ellenberger vs. Pierson (6)MacDonald vs. Jensen (3)
  • John McCarthy
    Aldo vs. Hominick (11)Diaz vs. MacDonald (7)Menjivar vs. Valencia (4)
  • Yves Lavigne
    Couture vs. Machida (10)Henderson vs. Bocek (8)Garza vs. Jabouin (1)
  • Dan Miragliotta
    Matyushenko vs. Brilz (9)Roberts vs. Patrick (5)Makdessi vs. Watson (2)

Tapology Consensus Rankings For UFC 129 Rankings FAQ

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for all MMA fights, from the biggest UFC's to remote regional cards. UFC 129 is closed for new predictions. 1,446 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: UFC 129 Leaderboard

UFC 129 Wiki Update Wiki

UFC 129 took place in Toronto Ontario at the Rogers Centre. It was the largest UFC event in North American history. This event still holds the record for highest gate with 12 million $ and highest amount of people watching a live MMA event in North America with over 55.000 sold tickets.

Last updated 09.27.2012, 5:56 PM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Videos & Highlights

    Promo Video  |  The Cast of UFC 129 -- UFC Promo Video report dead link

    The UFC promotional video for UFC 129 -- "The Cast of UFC 129: St. Pierre vs. Shields"

  • Promo Video  |  UFC 129: St. Pierre vs. Shields Promo Video report dead link

    The UFC's initial promo video for the St. Pierre vs. Shields mega-matchup at UFC 129 from Toronto.

  • MMA Junkie : Mike Perry congratulates Donald Cerrone 'for breaking an arm to break all the records'
  • MMA Junkie : Daily Debate results: Do you love the Dillashaw-Cejudo superfight or hate it?
  • MMAFighting.com : Anthony Smith responds to ‘smartass’ Jon Jones’ comments: ‘I don’t give a sh*t’
  • MMA Junkie : The Break: Baffled by Yair Rodriguez's elbow thing and state of the UFC flyweight division
  • MMA Junkie : Islam Makhachev: 'UFC made and canceled' Francisco Trinaldo fight on its own
  • MMA Weekly : Kevin Belingon vs. Bibiano Fernandes – ONE: Heart of the Lion Full Fight
  • MMA Junkie : Eric Shelton willing to 'bulk up' to bantamweight if UFC axes flyweight
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC’s had many superstars, but Donald Cerrone is one of a kind
  • MMA Junkie : UFC Denver winner Bobby Moffett neutral on controversial stoppage: 'I'm just choking dudes'
  • MMA Weekly : Donald Cerrone’s Grandma Delivered a Message to His Former Coach
  • MMA Junkie : MMAjunkie reader predictions: Make your picks for UFC Fight Night 140 in Buenos Aires
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Mike Winkeljohn takes shot at ‘cancer’ Donald Cerrone following big win at UFC Denver
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour with Oscar De La Hoya, Miesha Tate, Mauro Ranallo, Chas Skelly, Israel Martinez, the Sound Off and more
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour live at 12 p.m. ET
  • MMAFighting.com : The MMA Hour is live now
  • MMA Junkie : Chan Sung Jung shares epic hospital photo with Yair Rodriguez following UFC Denver
  • MMA Junkie : MMA's week out of the cage: Max Holloway meets Bruno Mars, Veterans Day 2018
  • MMA Junkie : Trading Shots: From UFC 1's sloppiness to UFC Denver's brilliance, we’ve come a long way
  • MMAFighting.com : Maycee Barber didn’t ask — she told Dana White she won a fight-night bonus
  • MMA Junkie : Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Yair Rodriguez, UFC Fight Night 139's other winning fighters?