Chris Weidman retained his UFC Middleweight championship in a five-round war against challenger Lyoto Machida. For their effort, Machida and Weidman earned $50,000 each for the fight of the night.
UFC Women's Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey earned a performance bonus of $50k for her impressive 16-second TKO win over Alexis Davis, and Rob Font earned the other $50k bonus for his KO of George Roop.
The attendance for UFC 175 at Mandalay Bay was announced at 10,088 and the gate was $4.4 million.
UFC President Dana White was joined at the UFC 175 post fight press conference by seven fighters: Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey, Lyoto Machida, Urijah Faber, Alexis Davis, Rob Font and Russell Doane.
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