Canada's biggest sporting events
Was UFC 129 the biggest sporting even in Canadian history?
THE CANADIAN PRESS-Nathan Denette
Georges St-Pierre, right, battles against Jake Shields during the welter weight championship match at UFC 129 in Toronto on Saturday, April 30, 2011.
What a spectacle UFC 129 was. Rogers Centre was packed with over 55,000 passionate fans and the event reportedly generated more ticket revenue - more than $12 million U.S. - than any other UFC card. Throw in a gutsy Georges St-Pierre win and even a couple bloody brouhahas in the stands, and UFC president Dana White probably couldn't have asked for a better night. Now that the dust has settled on this memorable main event, here's a look at some other unforgettable events in Canadian sports history.
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