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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
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

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  • 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
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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)

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Fight Predictions

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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.

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Videos & Highlights

    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.

  • 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"

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