UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard III drew 16,164 in attendance and garnered 2.23 million dollars in gate sales.
It was a sold out crowd at the Toyota Center in Houston on Saturday for UFC 136. The event, featuring two title bouts, logged in as the fourth largest for the venue with a 2.23 million dollar gate.
In the main event, Frankie Edgar defeated Gray Maynard by technical knockout in the fourth round after coming back from nearly being finished in the first. It was an exciting end to the grudge match trilogy.
Featherweight champion Jose Aldo defended his belt against Kenny Florian in the co-main event of the evening. Florian out wrestled Aldo to take the first round and then Aldo took over the fight with his devastating leg kicks and hand speed. Aldo was unable to finish but won a clear-cut unanimous decision.
UFC 136 Full Results:
Main Bouts (On Pay-Per-View):
-Frankie Edgar def. Gray Maynard by TKO at 3:54, R4
-Jose Aldo def. Kenny Florian by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
-Chael Sonnen def. Brian Stann by submission (arm triangle choke) at 3:51, R2
-Joe Lauzon def. Melvin Guillard by submission (rear naked choke) at :47, R1
-Nam Phan def. Leonard Garcia by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Preliminary Bouts (On Spike TV):
-Demian Maia def. Jorge Santiago by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Anthony Pettis def. Jeremy Stephens by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Preliminary Bouts (On Facebook):
-Stipe Miocic def. Joey Beltran by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
-Darren Elkins def. Tiequan Zhang by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-27)
-Aaron Simpson def. Eric Schafer by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Mike Massenzio def. Steve Cantwell by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
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