Found April 06, 2013 on
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The Ultimate Fighting Championships announced the UFC on Fuel TV 9 live gate and attendance as well as the bonus awards at the post-fight press conference.
Live Gate: $2.71million
Attendance: 14, 506
Knockout of the Night – Conor McGregor
Submission of the Night – Reza Madadi
Fight of the Night – Brad Pickett vs. Mike Eaton
Conor McGregor made an outstanding UFC debut, knocking out Marcus Brimage in the 1st round of their preliminary card bout. The win puts his winning streak at 8 fights and will propel his status in the eyes of the North American crowd that was not certain of him beforehand.
Reza Madadi picked up an impressive come-from-behind submission win over Michael johnson in the third round of their preliminary card bout. After almost losing the fight in the first round, Madadi recovered and ended up sinking in a guillotine choke for the victory.
Brad Pickett and Mike Easton put on a great fight of the night performance in their feature fight as both men kept a high pace thr...
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After a night of freebie MMA action, UFC President Dana White awarded Brad Pickett (Pictured), Mike Easton, Reza Madadi, Conor McGregor each an additional $60,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC on FUEL TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi.”
Pickett and Easton took home ‘Fight of the Night’ honors for their back-and-forth shootout. Pickett also scored a split decision...
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