montreal-bell-centre-interior.jpgMONTREAL – Saturday’s long-awaited “UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz” event scored a reported attendance of 20,145 and a live gate of $3.71 million.

UFC President Dana White confirmed the estimated totals following the event, which took place at Montreal’s Bell Centre and ( attended.

UFC 158, which saw UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre win all five rounds of his headlining bout with challenger Nick Diaz, aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook. It marked the UFC’s first Canadian event of 2013.

The UFC has visited Montreal six times. St-Pierre has headlined four of those events.

The UFC’s full list of events at Bell Centre include:

  1. “UFC 83: St-Pierre vs. Serra 2? – $5,100,000 gate (21,390 attendance)
  2. “UFC 97: Redemption” – $4,900,000 gate (21,451)
  3. “UFC 124: St-Pierre vs. Koscheck 2? – $4,586,000 gate (23,152)
  4. “UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz” – $3,710,000 gate (20,145)
  5. “UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun 2? – $3,270,000 (17,647)
  6. “UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit” – $3,143,000 (17,249)

For complete coverage of UFC 158, stay tuned to the UFC Events section of the site.

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