UFC 49

UFC 49

UFC 49: Unfinished Business
A poster or logo for UFC 49: Unfinished Business.
Information
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date August 21, 2004
Venue MGM Grand Arena
City Las Vegas, Nevada
Attendance 12,100 (paid 8,597)[1]
Total gate $1,293,035[1]
Buyrate 80,000[1]
Total purse $535,000[2]
Event chronology
UFC 48: Payback UFC 49: Unfinished Business UFC 50: The War of '04

UFC 49: Unfinished Business was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on August 21, 2004, at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event was broadcast live on pay-per-view in the United States, and later released on DVD.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Results 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

History

It featured the anticipated rubber match between Light Heavyweight Champion Vitor Belfort and Randy Couture, following a disappointing doctor's stoppage in their last encounter at UFC 46.[3]

This event featured the last UFC fight in the lightweight division until UFC 58 on March 4, 2006.

Results

  1. ^ For the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Couture becomes the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion for the second time.


See also

References

  1. ^ a b c "UFC 49: Unfinished Business". Tapology.com. Retrieved 2012-10-21. 
  2. ^ Trembow, Ivan (2004-10-17). "Full Breakdown of Fighter Salaries for UFC 46, UFC 47, UFC 48, and UFC 49". MMAWeekly.com. Ivan's Blog. Retrieved 2012-10-21. 
  3. ^ "UFC 46 - Supernatural". Sherdog.com. Retrieved 2012-10-21. 

External links

  • Official UFC past events page
  • UFC events results at Sherdog.com