Dana White On UFC 102 Randy Couture vs Nogueira

Following the event, Dana White reacts to UFC 102.

Post UFC 102: Marquardt, Rosholt, Couture and Nogueira Earn 60K Bonuses

couture vs nogueira ufc 102

UFC 102 ended with a bang. Randy Couture, the hometown fighter, was overwhelmed by Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira’s numerous submission attempts and improved standup. Here is a brief breakdown of the UFC 102 post-fight press conference.

UFC 102 “Couture vs Nogueira” live from the Rose Garden Arena in Portland, OR.

Press Conference Notes

  • 16,088 fans in attendance for a gate of $1.92 million
  • Dana admits the UFC might of made some mistakes pricing tickets for time in Portland
  • KO of the Night – Nate Marquardt – 60k
  • Submission of the Night – Jake Rosholt – 60k
  • Fight of the Night – Randy Couture and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira – 60k each
  • Next time the UFC heads to the Pacific NW it will likely be in Seattle
  • Dana – No one went to the hospital tonight
  • Randy face is substantially swollen and red at the post fight press conference
  • Randy Couture signed a new contract with the UFC. 28 months/6 fight contract!

Nate Marquardt On 21 Sec KO Of Demian Maia and Anderson Silva

Nate Marquardt talks about knocking out Demian Maia in just 21 seconds of the first round at UFC 102. Marquardt earned KO of the Night bonus for his performance.