UFC 143

January 16, 2012

UFC 143 posterUFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit
Date: February 4, 2012
Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada


gate: 10,040
attendance: $2.3M


Fighter Awards & Bonuses ($65,000 each)
– Knockout of the Night: Stephen Thompson
– Submission of the Night: Dustin Poirier
– Fight of The Night: Fabricio Werdum & Roy Nelson




UFC 143 Play-by-Play




Main Card (on Pay-Per-View):
-Nick Diaz vs. Carlos Condit def. Nick Diaz by unanimous decision (48-47, 49-46, 49-46)
-Fabricio Werdum def. Roy Nelson by unanimous decision (30-27, 3027, 30-27)
-Josh Koscheck def. Mike Pierce by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
-Renan Barao def. Scott Jorgensen by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
-Ed Herman def. Clifford Starks by submission (rear naked choke) at 1:43, R2

Preliminary Bouts (on FX):
-Dustin Poirier def. Max Hollaway by submission (triangle choke/arm bar) at 3:23, R1
-Matt Riddle def. Henry Martinez by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
-Edwin Figueroa def. Alex Caceres by split dec. (28-27, 27-28, 28-27)
-Matt Brown def. Chris Cope by KO at 1:19 , R2

Preliminary Bouts (on Facebook):
-Rafael ‘Sapo’ Natal def. Michael Kuiper by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
-Stephen Thompson def. Dan Stittgen by KO at 4:13, R1

UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit Start Times:
Prelims on Facebook: 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT (Live)
Prelims on FX: 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT (Live)
Main Card on Pay-Per-View: 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT (Live)