UFC Post Fight Bonuses

UFC 167 Bonuses: Four Fighters Earn $50K

11/17/13 in MMA   |   GeorgeMon   |   159 respect

Nov 16, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Georges St-Pierre (red gloves) fights against Johny Hendricks (blue gloves) in their welterweight championship bout during UFC 167 at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

The outcome of the main event of UFC 167 may have ended in controversy. However, the post-fight ‘Of the Night’ bonuses were all unanimous decisions. Four men earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances during the UFC’s 20th anniversary pay-per-view card, and even though Johny Hendricks may have not left the octagon with the championship belt around his waist, he did earned an extra $50K.
 
Both main event participants, Georges St Pierre and Johny Hendricks, earned ‘Fight of the Night’ bonuses for their hotly contested, and debated, five-round battle to cap off the card. Welterweight fighter Tyron Woodley earned a ‘Knockout of the Night’ bonus for his brutal finish of Josh Koscheck during the first-round of their scheduled three-round fight.
 
And last, but not least, Donald Cerrone earned a ‘Submission of the Night’ for his submission of Evan Dunham during the UFC 167 prelims which aired on Fox Sports 1 before the pay-per-view.
 
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