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post #17 of (permalink) Old 12-13-2012, 12:49 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by No_Mercy View Post
How many times does he get to fight in his home court. I'm a big GSP fan, but man they should do this in SF, San Jo, or of course Stockton somewhere in Northern California. I can only imagine the crowd.
How many times does this need to be said?

The Ufc is a business GSP is a cash cow and the Canadian market is the only place they charge Vegas prices for Cards and usually sell-out.


UFC 139 in San Jose (Nov 2011): $1.2 million (13,832)- Great Card...13,832 (9496 paid, the rest comp'd) price ranges were $50,75,150,225,300, and $400

http://mmajunkie.com/news/26220/ufc-139-officially-draws-13832-attendance-and-1-27-million-gate

Canadian cards price ranges are $85-700 depending on the card, Ufc 131 was the lowest draw with 14,685.

UFC 129 Toronto (April 2011): $12.1 million (55,724 attendance)
UFC 83 in Montreal (April 2008): $5.1 million (21,390)
UFC 97 in Montreal (April 2009): $4.9 million (21,451)
UFC 124 in Montreal (December 2010): $4.6 million (23,152)
UFC 115 in Vancouver (June 2010): $4.2 million (17,669)
UFC 149 in Calgary (July 2012): $4.1 million (16,089)
UFC 140 in Toronto (December 2011): $3.9 million (18,303)
UFC 113 in Montreal (May 2010): $3.3 million (17,647)
UFC 154 in Montreal (November 2012): $3.1 (17,249)
UFC 131 in Vancouver (June 2011): $2.8 million (14,685)
UFC 152 in Toronto (September 2012): $1.9 million (16,800)

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Ufc Fight Night: Davis Vs Nogueira, Ufc 131, Ufc 143, Ufc 148, Ufc on Fox 5, Ufc 156, Ufc on Fox 8
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