Ellenberger knocks out Pierson to start Spike TV broadcast

Saturday, April 30, 2011

At UFC 129, the Knockout of the Night bonus will be worth an all-time high $129,000. Jake Ellenberger may have just earned the biggest payday of his MMA career.

Ellenberger knocked out Sean Pierson with a brutal counter left hook in the first round of their fight in front of a record crowd estimated at 55,000 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto.

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Jake Ellenberger Vs. Sean Pierson
Fight was scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Name Jake Ellenberger Jake Ellenberger
Height 5′ 10″ (177.8 cm)
Weight 174 (78.93 kg)
Record 23-5-0
Team Mid-America Martial Arts


Name Sean Pierson No Headshot Available
Height 6′ 0″ (182.88 cm)
Weight 175 (79.38 kg)
Record 10-4-0
Jake Ellenberger defeats Sean Pierson via Knockout, 1st Round, 2:42