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UFC 84 Accumulates $3.7 Million at Gate

MMA Weekly is reporting that the UFC gathered a total of $3.7 million at the live gate last night for UFC 84: “Ill Will”.  UFC President Dana White reported the figure at the post-event press conference at The MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.  The event was headlined by a UFC Lightweight Title fight featuring former champ Sean Sherk against the current strap holder B.J. Penn.

Though Zuffa’s most recent efforts for UFC 83: “Serra vs. St. Pierre 2″ pulled together a live gate total of $5 million, the $3.7 for last night’s event makes it the fourth highest grossing MMA event in Nevada’s history.  Live attendance for the event totaled out at 14,773 for the night.

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