UFC 210 attendance, gate and bonuses
April 8, 2017
UFC officials announced the attendance, gate and bonuses for UFC 210 from Buffalo, New York. UFC 210 set a venue record with in its fourth event in New York since the sport was legalized.
The event, which took place at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York drew 17,110 for a gate of $2 million. It ranks second behind UFC 205 as top UFC gates in the state. The event featured Daniel Cormier defending his light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson.
In addition, the bonuses went to Gregor Gillespie, Charles Oliveira, Shane Burgos and Charles Rosa. Gillesie and Oliveira drew Performance bonuses while Burgos and Rosa drew the Fight of the Night. All bonus winners received $50,000.
The attendance, gate and bonuses were announced by the UFC post-event.
The event was a success from an attendance and gate perspective. Chris Weidman and Patrick Cote had ample fans as both are from the area. Weidman is from New York and Cote’s Canadian fans crossed the border to make it to Buffalo. Notably, Cote and Anthony Johnson told the crowd that this was their last fight.