MENU
#Conor McGregor #UFC 211 #Nate Diaz #Jewels #Bellator 179 #Rory MacDonald #Daniel Cormier #UFC 202 #Paul Daley #Dhiego Lima #Hayder Hassan #Jewels 16 #Jon Jones #Joanna Jedrzejczyk


mark-fischer-ufc-fight-night-34

SINGAPORE – Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 34 event drew an announced attendance of 5,216 for the promotion’s first event in Singapore.

UFC executive Marc Fischer announced the figures at the post-event news conference, which MMAjunkie attended.

Fischer said the total made the event a sellout.

UFC Fight Night 34 took place at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Singapore. It was the first event to stream on the UFC’s new Fight Pass digital network.

In the main event, welterweights Tarec Saffiedine (15-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Hyun Gyu Lim (12-4-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) battled for five rounds before Saffiedine took a unanimous decision. The former Strikeforce champion battered Lim with leg kicks, but the underdog refused to go down for good.

A gate total was not announced for the card.

For complete coverage of UFC Fight Night 34, stay tuned to the UFC Events section of the site.

(Pictured: Mark Fischer)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

UFC 211 draws announced attendance of 17,834 for $2,662,645 live gate in Dallas

  • 10 days ago
  • 3 views

DALLAS – Saturday’s UFC 211 event drew an announced attendance of 17,834 and a live gate of $2,662,645.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC Fight Night Mexico City Draws Flyweight Headliner | MMAWeekly.com

  • 3 days ago
  • 8 views

The recently announced UFC Fight Night event slated for Aug. 5 in Mexico City now has a headlining bout. read news >>

UFC GYM increases footprint in the United Arab Emirates with second Dubai location

  • 19 hours ago
  • 0 views

UFC GYM® announced the continued expansion of its global footprint into the Middle East with the opening of franchises second location in the Jumeirah Beach Residence community of Dubai. read news >>

Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones Fight Rematch Announced for UFC 214

  • 12 days ago
  • 5 views

The UFC announced Friday that light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will face Jon "Bones" Jones in the main event of UFC 214. It will mark the second meeting between Cormier and Jones, as Jones w read news >>

Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series launches on UFC FIGHT PASS

  • 12 days ago
  • 0 views

UFC announced a new, live, and exclusive UFC FIGHT PASS® show titled: Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, set to launch Tuesday, July 11, 2017. The new weekly series will feature five live f read news >>

Ex-UFC fighters Kyoji Horiguchi, Anthony Birchak to compete in Rizin FF grand prix

  • 4 hours ago
  • 3 views

Rizin FF officials announced today that Rizzin FF 6 will serve as the event to kick off the Japanese promotion’s bantamweight grand prix, in addition to four other fights on the card.Filed under: New read news >>

Bas Rutten: Maurice Smith's UFC Hall of Fame inclusion is 'freaking awesome'

  • 28 days ago
  • 10 views

This past weekend, UFC officials announced that Maurice Smith will be inducted into the promotion’s hall of fame this summer, and there were some mixed reactions among fans. Not so much with fellow U read news >>

Could Twitter Become a UFC Live Fight Destination? | MMAWeekly.com

  • 27 days ago
  • 2 views

With Twitter's announced move to 24/7 live video, could the popular social media platform become a destination for live UFC fights? read news >>

UFC Goes to Edmonton for the First Time in September | MMAWeekly.com

  • 27 days ago
  • 3 views

UFC announced on Thursday that it would hold its first event in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, in September. read news >>

WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje Passes on Professional Fighters League, About to Join UFC | FIGHTLAND

  • 26 days ago
  • 0 views

Image via WSOF When it was announced last week that the World Series of Fighting would be changing its name to the Professional Fighters League and introducing a 10-month league format to mixed marti read news >>