UFC 205 Fighter Bonuses, New Gate Records Set For MMA And MSG

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UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor did an announced attendance of 20,427 from Madison Square Garden in New York City with a gate of $17,700,000. The following fighters were awarded $50,000 bonuses:

* Fight of the Night: Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson
* Performance of the Night: Conor McGregor and Yoel Romero

The $17,700,000 gate broke the record for a mixed martial arts event, surpassing the $12,075,000 at UFC 129 from Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada. The $17.7 million was also good enough to break the record for Madison Square Garden.

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