“UFC 107: Penn vs. Sanchez” Nets $1.5 Million At The Gate

Written by Tim Ngo
December 13th, 2009

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UFC president Dana White announced that “UFC 107: Penn vs. Sanchez” raked in over $1.5 million at the gate in ticket sales with 13,896 fans in attendance at the FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee.

BJ Penn successfully defended his lightweight title against Diego Sanchez in the night’s main event with a 5Round domination of the former “Ultimate Fighter.”

Frank Mir also showed his new and improved game with an easy night against Cheick Kongo in the co-main event.

All numbers announced by White will be made official by the Tennessee Athletic Commission sometime next week.

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