Ben Henderson scores $10K in Zuffa Twitter bonuses

Friday, May 04, 2012

In 2011, Zuffa officials rolled out a Twitter bonus program to all UFC and Strikeforce fighters. The fighters are divided into four separate categories based on the number of followers they have at the beginning of the scoring period.

$5,000 winners in the “most followers” category:
Benson Henderson (@SMOOTHone155)
UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva (@SpiderAnderson)
UFC 148 headliner Chael Sonnen (@SonnenCh)
TUF 8’s Joe Duarte (@JoeDuarteMMA)

$5,000 winners in the “biggest percentage growth in followers” category:
TUF 8’s Joe Duarte (@JoeDuarteMMA)
Former UFC lightweight champion  Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar)
Former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem (@AlistairOvereem)
Benson Henderson (@SMOOTHone155)

$5,000 winners in the “most creative” category:
Jason “Mayhem” Miller (@MayhemMiller))
Dan Hardy (@DanHardyMMA)
Kenny Florian (@KennyFlorian)
Strikeforce female champion Ronda Rousey (@RondaRousey)

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