twitter google

UFN 17 Draws 7,596 fans; Neer, Danzig, Velasquez & Lauzon Earn Bonuses

Ultimate Fight Night 17, which featured a main event between Joe Lauzon and Jeremy Stephens, netted a near sold out crowd of 7,596 for a $428,000 live gate.

Josh Neer, Mac Danzig, Cain Velasquez and Joe Lauzon each earned $30,000 bonuses each for their hard earned efforts.

Cain Velasquez took home “Knockout of the Night” after he battered and dominated a resilient Denis Stojnic.

Joe Lauzon Eearned “Submission of the Night” with his arm bar over a very scrappy and heavy handed Jeremy Stephens.

Josh Neer and Mac Danzig earned “Fight of the Night” bonuses for their back and forth battle which ended with Neer defeating Danzig via triangle choke.