UFC 157 Gate and Bonuses

UFC 157 Brings in a $1.4 Million Gate and Fighters Earn an Extra $50K

2/24/13 in MMA   |   GeorgeMon   |   159 respect

Feb 23, 2013; Anaheim, CA, USA;   Robbie Lawler celebrates his victory over Josh Koscheck (not pictured) after their UFC welterweight bout at the Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
Robbie Lawler celebrate his win and "knockout of the Night bonuses at UFC 157


UFC 157 had its fair share of critics heading into the pay-per-view on Saturday night, but the fans in California responded to the first ever women’s matchup in the organization’s history by selling out the Honda Center to the tune of a $1.4 million gate.
 
The UFC also handed out $50K in post fight bonuses to four of its fighters.
 
Dennis Bermudez and Matt Grice earned “Fight of the Night” honors their back-and-forth bout during the Facebook prelims.
 
Robbie Lawler earned the final bonus for his “Knockout of the Night” over the heavily favored Josh Koscheck.
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