|City Las Vegas, Nevada|
Date 21 August 2004
Venue MGM Grand Garden Arena
|Attendance 12,100 (paid 8,597)|
UFC 49 Unfinished Business UFC 50 The War of '04
Total purse 535,000 USD
Total gate 1.293 million USD
|Location MGM Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States|
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Vitor belfort vs randy couture iii ufc 49 unfinished business 2004 08 21
UFC 49: Unfinished Business was a mixed martial arts event held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on August 21, 2004, at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event was broadcast live on pay-per-view in the United States, and later released on DVD.
It featured the anticipated rubber match between Light Heavyweight Champion Vitor Belfort and Randy Couture, following a disappointing doctor's stoppage in their last encounter at UFC 46.
This event featured the last UFC fight in the lightweight division until UFC 58 on March 4, 2006.