|UFC 59: Reality Check|
The poster for UFC 59: Reality Check.
|Promotion||Ultimate Fighting Championship|
|Date||April 15, 2006|
|Attendance||13,814 (13,060 paid)|
UFC 59: Reality Check was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on April 15, 2006 at Arrowhead Pond, in Anaheim, California, and broadcast live on pay-per-view in the United States and Canada.
This was the first-ever UFC event held in California after the state's legalization of mixed martial arts contests. It was a sold-out show, and was one of the fastest sell outs in UFC history.
According to the California State Athletic Commission, there were 13,060 tickets sold, with a live gate of $2,191,450. The disclosed fighter payroll for the event was $539,000. 
|Heavyweight||Tim Sylvia||def.||Andrei Arlovski (c)||TKO (punches)||1||2:43||[a]|
|Welterweight||Sean Sherk||def.||Nick Diaz||Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27)||3||5:00|
|Light Heavyweight||Tito Ortiz||def.||Forrest Griffin||Decision (split) (30–27, 28–29, 29–27)||3||5:00|
|Middleweight||Evan Tanner||def.||Justin Levens||Submission (triangle choke)||1||3:14||[b]|
|Heavyweight||Jeff Monson||def.||Marcio Cruz||Decision (split) (30–27, 29–28, 28–29)||3||5:00|
|Welterweight||Karo Parisyan||def.||Nick Thompson||Submission (punches)||1||4:44|
|Middleweight||David Terrell||def.||Scott Smith||Submission (rear-naked choke)||1||3:08|
|Light Heavyweight||Jason Lambert||def.||Terry Martin||TKO (punches)||2||2:37||[c]|
|Welterweight||Thiago Alves||def.||Derrick Noble||TKO (punches)||1||2:54||[d]|
- UFC Fighter Salaries for 2006 (includes fighter salaries for UFC 59)