Four $50,000 'performance of the night' bonuses awarded for UFN 41

 

Today at the post-fight press conference for UFC Fight Night 41, the UFC announced the winners of the 'of the night' performance bonuses.

Performance of the Night: Gegard Mousasi

Performance of the Night: Niklas Backstrom

Performance of the Night: CB Dollaway

Performance of the Night: Magnus Cedenblad

?The UFC normally awards a 'fight of the fight' bonus for each event, but this time opted to award an additional two 'performance of the night' bonuses instead. All four athletes received an additional $50,000 on top of their individual fight purses.

 

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shaqitup site profile image  

5/31/14 7:02 PM by shaqitup

Did magnus cedenblad get a performance of the night award as a substitute for sleeping pills?

MountainMedic site profile image  

5/31/14 7:01 PM by MountainMedic

Uiani (or how ever you spell it) should het one for that ko

Trey Houston site profile image  

5/31/14 7:01 PM by Trey Houston

VTFU

vagabond site profile image  

5/31/14 6:54 PM by vagabond

Soo zuffa can say, he made an extra 50,000 dollars! Whenever his fight pay is brought up.

boneskodaiceman site profile image  

5/31/14 6:43 PM by boneskodaiceman

Why did Dollaway get the bonus? He didn't do anything memorable IMO.

BJ Penn Forever site profile image  

5/31/14 6:37 PM by BJ Penn Forever

I'm glad those guys got those bonuses but it just feels wrong that there was not a FOTN.FOTN is about more than money. FOTN is about honoring the two fighters that made the night special, magical, exciting etc...There is a loser in 99% of UFC fights. FOTN does not just honor those who the sun has just shined on but also the man who fought and fought and never gave an inch. In short, FOTN honors a warrior who happened not to get their hand raised but who still contributed to something that transcends winning and losing.

OnlyTheStrongSurvive site profile image  

5/31/14 6:30 PM by OnlyTheStrongSurvive

Pay Alcantara!

Jimmy Wrassler site profile image  

5/31/14 6:29 PM by Jimmy Wrassler

He wasnt losing money as in not making any..... just making less money because the fight was overseas and he had to pay for the plane tickets/hotel accomodations for all but one of his coaches.     How the fuck does the UFC still only pay for the fighter and one coach?  Thats insane.. multi billion dollar company and there are guys that lose money to fight.  What was the guys name who talked about it and retired after fighting in Brazil?

The Winter Soldier site profile image  

5/31/14 6:16 PM by The Winter Soldier

Paid!

The Sultan site profile image  

5/31/14 6:11 PM by The Sultan

Cool