UFC Fight Night 18: Four Fighters Awarded Bonuses, UFC Sets Attendance Record

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UFC Fight Night 18 “Condit vs Kampmann” was a success for the UFC last night at the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The UFC set a UFC Fight Night attendance record, drawing 10,267 fans which brought in a live gate of $626,077.

The UFC announced at the post fight press conference that four fighters will receive $30,000 bonuses.

UFC Fight Night 18 Bonuses

Fight of the Night- Tyson Griffin and Rafael Dos Anjos
Submission of the Night- Rob Kimmons
Knockout of the Night- Aaron Simpson

Tyson Griffin and Rafael Dos Anjos battled it out for three rounds. Griffin came in the victor on all the judges score cards, to win the unanimous decision. Rob Kimmons gets submission of the night for forcing Joe Vedepo to tap in the first round, with a tight guillotine choke. Last but not least, Aaron Simpson made quick work of Tim McKenzie forcing the TKO due to strikes victory, only 1:47 seconds into the bout.

UFC Fight Night 18 “Condit vs Kampmann” Results LIVE

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UFC Fight Night 18 “Condit vs. Kampmann” live April 1st from the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Following the live event will be the debut of The Ultimate Fighter Season 9 on SpikeTV.

UFN 18 starts around 5:30 PM EST with the main card to follow at 8 PM EST on Spike TV.

Results after the jump…
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UFC Fight Night 18: Tyson Griffin vs Rafael Dos Anjos

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UFC lightweight contender Tyson Griffin (12-2) will step into the cage against submission specialist Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night 18 on April 1st in Nashville, Tennessee, according to MMAjunkie.

Both fighters are coming off loses recently. Xtreme Couture trained fighter, Tyson Griffin dropped the unanimous decision to Sean Sherk at UFC 90.

Dos Anjos loss his UFC debut to Jeremy Stephens at UFC 91 back in November.

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