After an exciting night of mixed martial arts action at “UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen,” company president Dana White awarded four fighters an extra bonus for their performances inside the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. Each bonus was for $60,0000.
The company awarded two submission of the night bonuses, and Anderson Silva found himself earning two bonuses for “Fight of the Night” and “Submission of the Night,” respectively.
Here are the bonuses that were awarded:
Knockout of the Night:
Submission of the Night:
Anderson Silva & Matt Hughes
Fight of the Night:
Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen ($60,000 each)