UFC 58: USA vs. Canada was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on March 4, 2006. It was held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on the Las Vegas Strip in Nevada, and broadcast live on pay-per-view in the United States.

UFC 58: USA vs. Canada
The poster for UFC 58: USA vs. Canada.
PromotionUltimate Fighting Championship
DateMarch 4, 2006
VenueMandalay Bay Events Center
CityLas Vegas, Nevada
Attendance9,569 (8,183 paid)[1]
Total gate$1,758,450
Event chronology
UFC 57: Liddell vs Couture 3 UFC 58: USA vs. Canada Ultimate Fight Night 4


In keeping with the theme of the card, most of the fights featured an American fighter against a Canadian fighter.

Five of the seven Canadian fighters featured, Icho Larenas, Sam Stout, Mark Hominick, Georges St-Pierre, and David Loiseau, were at the time champions in the Canadian TKO Major League MMA promotion.

The show drew a live gate of $1,758,450.[3] The disclosed fighter payroll for UFC 58 was $207,000.[4]

The final scorecard for United States vs. Canada was United States 5, Canada 3.

This event also featured the return of the lightweight division to the UFC, which had been suspended since UFC 49


Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Middleweight Rich Franklin (c) def. David Loiseau Decision (unanimous) (50–43, 50–42, 50–42) 5 5:00 [a]
Middleweight Mike Swick def. Steve Vigneault Submission (guillotine choke) 1 2:09
Welterweight Georges St-Pierre def. B.J. Penn Decision (split) (29–28, 28–29, 29–28) 3 5:00
Middleweight Nate Marquardt def. Joe Doerksen Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00
Lightweight Mark Hominick def. Yves Edwards Submission (triangle armbar) 2 1:52
Preliminary Card
Lightweight Sam Stout def. Spencer Fisher Decision (split) (29–28, 29–28, 28–29) 3 5:00 [b]
Light Heavyweight Jason Lambert def. Rob MacDonald Submission (kimura) 1 1:54
Heavyweight Tom Murphy def. Icho Larenas TKO (punches) 3 1:59 [c]
  1. ^ For the UFC Middleweight Championship
  2. ^ Fisher was a late replacement for Kenny Florian, who got injured during training for this fight. This was the UFC's first lightweight match since the division was suspended in 2004.
  3. ^ Larenas was a late substitute for Kristof Midoux.

Reported payoutEdit

Georges St. Pierre: $48,000

Rich Franklin: $32,000

Nathan Marquardt: $30,000

BJ Penn: $25,000

Tom Murphy: $10,000

Mike Swick: $10,000

David Loiseau: $9,000

Spencer Fisher: $8,000

Yves Edwards: $8,000

Rob Macdonald: $5,000

Joe Doerksen: $5,000

Jason Lambert: $4,000

Mark Hominick: $4,000

Sam Stout: $4,000

Icho Larenas: $3,000

Steve Vigneault: $2,000

Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $207,000

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-07-17. Retrieved 2006-07-23.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ http://mmapayout.com/blue-book/pay-per-view/
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-07-17. Retrieved 2006-07-23.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ [1]