UFC 92 rakes in $3.47 million live gate

14,103 people flocked to the MGM Grand to take in Zuffa’s final event of the year. UFC 92’s live gate of $3.47 million total was announced by Dana White at the post fight press conference. The official paid attendance figures will be released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission some time next week. UFC 92 … Read more

UFC 92 fight bonuses

Rampage gets 'KO of the night' bonus

UFC officials announced that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Rashad Evans, and Forrest Griffin were the winners of the $60,000 “Fight Night” bonuses.

Evans’ third round TKO over Griffin courtesy of ground and pound punches, not only brought him the UFC’s Light Heavyweight Title, but also a share of the UFC’s “Fight of the Night” bonus along with Griffin.

Jackson received his 60K “Knockout of the Night” bonus thanks to his dramatic KO victory over Wanderlei Silva, which saw Silva put to sleep following a left hook that put an immediate stop to the fight at 3:21 of round 1.

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UFC 92: THE ULTIMATE 2008 – results & live play by play

Tonight is the night! PRO MMA – http://promma.info will be brings you live round by round updates for UFC 92 starting at 9pm CST/7pm PST.

Mostapha Al Turk VS Cheick Kongo
Rd.1 – Kongo catches a kick and lands a big shot that sends Turk down to the mat. Turk recovers and stands up. Turk looks for a takedown but Kongo resists and is unable to get Kongo down. Turk lands a low blow and Kongo gets a rest. Now Kongo delivers a low blow and Turk gets a break. Kongo lands some shots that rock Turk and puts him down on his back. Kongo swarms on top of Turk and delivers big elbows and hammerfists that open Turk up and force the ref to stop the fight.
Cheick Kongo defeats Mostapha Al Turk by TKO (strikes) at 4:37 of round 1.

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Dana White participates in live chat

There was a live chat today (Dec. 26, 2008) with UFC President, Dana White over at MMA Fanhouse. The UFC Prez gave almost a solid hour to MMA fans and answered everything from questions about Corey Hill and fighter insurance to what his favorite KO and submission of the year was.

There’s a ton of little nuggest in this chat including a question about UFC 92 that many have been asking, “Why is Okami vs. Lister not on the main card?”

Just one day before the biggest card of the year and Dana is spending quality time with the fans; that is pretty damn cool. Here’s a full transcript of the question and answer chat session:

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PRO MMA’s “Best Bets of UFC 92”

We here at PRO MMA – http://promma.info wish all of our readers a very happy and special holiday season. We hope you have a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukah, and a kick-ass Kwanzaa.

Wouldn’t your holidays be that much more special with some extra pocket cash this time of year? Why not, right? This weekend you have a good chance to do just that with UFC 92 and the BetUS.com betting lines.

The UFC is ending 2008 with the most promising card of the year as the original Ultimate Fighter, Forrest Griffin (-130) defends his Light Heavyweight Title against The Ultimate Fighter 2.0, “Sugar” Rashad Evans (-110).

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