The UFC was in a generous mood on Saturday night, awarding a total of $300,000 in bonuses to four fighters.
The four fighters receiving the $75,000 bonuses are:
- Wanderlei Silva
- Rousimar Palhares
- Goran Reljic
- Wilson Gouveia
Silva received the “Knockout of the Night” bonus award for dropping Keith Jardine at 0:36 of round 1.
Palhares received the “Submission of the Night” bonus award for his slick armbar against Ivan Salaverry that ended their fight at 2:36 of round 1.
And Reljic, a UFC newcomer, and Gouveia received the award for fight of the night following Reljic’s upset victory via TKO at 3:15 of round 2.