The Nevada Athletic Commission has released the official numbers for UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II. The card took place earlier this month, and MMAjunkie.com was given the figures.
UFC 148 drew 15,104 people for a live gate of $6,901,655. The live gate total surpassed UFC 66, which featured Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz. That card drew just under $5.4 million.
In the main event of UFC 148, Anderson Silva defended his UFC middleweight title against Chael Sonnen. First reports had the live gate at $7 million with a total of 15,016 in attendance.