10 Feb - 
UFC 234 draws announced 15,238 attendance for $2.47 million live gate in Melbourne

MELBOURNE, Australia – Saturday’s UFC 234 event drew an announced attendance of 15,238 fans – a sell-out – for a live gate of $2,470,088.

UFC officials announced the figures following the event, which MMAjunkie attended.

UFC 234 took place Saturday at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. The main card aired on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and UFC Fight Pass.

In the headliner, Israel Adesanya (16-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) took a unanimous decision from former longtime middleweiwght champion Anderson Silva (34-9 MMA, 17-5 UFC). The fight was elevated from the co-feature when 185-pound champ Robert Whittaker was ruled out of his title defense against Kelvin Gastelum on Saturday afternoon.

For complete coverage of UFC 234, check out the UFC Events section of the site.