The Ultimate Fighting Championship released the attendance and gate figures for UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson.
14,754 spectators filled the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on Saturday for the UFC’s first event in the Canadian city, generating $3.15 million in gate receipts.
Evans (18-3-1), who was knocked down in the opening round, rallied from behind to beat the MMA legend.
Stipe Miocic (10-1) put on an impressive display of boxing and movement in the co-main event against Roy Nelson. Miocic used his jab to keep Nelson at distance and repeatedly landed combinations and stinging right hands on his way to a unanimous decision victory over the top ten ranked Nelson.