UFC 96

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UFC 96: Jackson vs. Jardine
A poster or logo for UFC 96: Jackson vs. Jardine.
Information
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date March 7, 2009
Venue Nationwide Arena
City Columbus, Ohio
Attendance 17,033
Total gate $1,800,000
Buyrate 350,000
Total purse $762,000[1]
Event chronology
UFC 95: Sanchez vs. Stevenson UFC 96: Jackson vs. Jardine UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann

UFC 96: Jackson vs. Jardine was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). It was held in Columbus, Ohio on March 7, 2009 at Nationwide Arena.

Results[edit]

Preliminary card[edit]

Nelson defeated Riley via TKO (punch) at :44 of round 1.
Vera defeated Patt via TKO (leg kicks) at 1:27 of round 2. This bout aired on the PPV broadcast following the Jackson vs. Jardine fight.
Brilz defeated Boetsch via unanimous decision (29–28, 29–28, 29–28). This bout aired last on the PPV broadcast following the Vera vs. Patt fight.
Grove defeated Day via TKO (punches & elbows) at 1:32 of round 1. This bout aired on the PPV broadcast following the Sell vs. Brown fight.
McCrory defeated Madigan via TKO (punches) at 3:35 of round 1. This bout aired on the PPV broadcast following the Gonzaga vs. Carwin fight.

Main card[edit]

Maynard defeated Miller via unanimous decision (30–27, 30–27, 30–27).
Hamill defeated Munoz via KO (head kick) at 3:53 of round 1.
Brown defeated Sell via TKO (punches) at 1:32 of round 1.
Carwin defeated Gonzaga via KO (punches) at 1:09 of round 1.
Jackson defeated Jardine via unanimous decision (29–28, 29–28, 30–27).

Bonus awards[edit]

Fighters were awarded $60,000 bonuses.[2]

  • Fight of the Night: Quinton Jackson vs. Keith Jardine
  • Knockout of the Night: Matt Hamill
  • Submission of the Night: Not awarded as no matches ended with submission

Purses[edit]

  • Quinton Jackson ($325,000 – includes $100,000 win bonus) def. Keith Jardine ($55,000)[1]
  • Shane Carwin ($32,000 – includes $16,000 win bonus) def. Gabriel Gonzaga ($60,000)
  • Matt Brown ($16,000 – includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Pete Sell ($12,000)
  • Matt Hamill ($40,000 – includes $20,000 win bonus) def. Mark Munoz ($12,000)
  • Gray Maynard ($20,000 – includes $10,000 win bonus) def. Jim Miller ($9,000)
  • Tamdan McCrory ($20,000 – includes $10,000 win bonus) def. Ryan Madigan ($3,000)
  • Kendall Grove ($44,000 – includes $22,000 win bonus) def. Jason Day ($5,000)
  • Jason Brilz ($10,000 – includes $5,000 win bonus) def. Tim Boetsch ($12,000)
  • Brandon Vera ($60,000 – includes $30,000 win bonus) def. Mike Patt ($5,000)
  • Shane Nelson ($16,000 – includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Aaron Riley ($6,000)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "UFC 96 Fighter Salaries: “Rampage” Tops Payroll". MMAFrenzy.com. 2008-04-05. Retrieved 2009-03-09. 
  2. ^ "Jackson, Jardine and Hamill earn $60K UFC 96 bonuses". MMAjunkie.com. February 8, 2009. Retrieved February 8, 2009.