Anderson Silva took home an extra $120,000, while Forrest Griffin and BJ Penn garnered an additional $60,000 after bonuses were awarded last night. The bonuses were announced during last night’s UFC 101 post-fight press conference.
“Fight of the Night” honors went to Anderson Silva vs. Forrest Griffin, with each man earning $60,000.
Silva also earned “Knockout of the Night” for his first round KO of Griffin, earning an additional $60,000.
“Submission of the Night” went to BJ Penn, who took the $60,000 bonus for his rear-naked choke submission victory over Kenny Florian.