Fronted by Chris Nelson.
Cagewriter reports that the WEC's first trip to the American Bank Center Arena in Corpus Christi, TX, generated $297,990 at the gate with 6,100 attendees.
Fight Night Bonuses and Awards
Fight of the Night: Johny Hendricks vs. Alex Serdyukov -- (Unanimous decision for Hendricks)
Knockout of the Night: Damacio Page -- (KO, Punches, 0:18 of Round 1)
Submission of the Night: Mike Brown -- (Arm Triangle Choke, 1:57 of Round 1)
- Each fighter gets a $7,500 bonus on top of their base salaries.
- Mike Brown's arm triangle choke on Leonard Garcia was the only submission in the card.
- Marcos Galvao had to leave on a stretcher after being brutally KOed by Damacio Page. Despite looking seriously hurt after the KO, MMA Insider reports that Galvao is okay. He was given a CAT scan after the fight, and since the results came out negative, he was released even before the post fight press conference ended.
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