New UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, Frankie Edgar, Charles Oliveira, Cub Swanson and Dennis Siver all secured $50,000 in bonus money following UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman Saturday night.
Weidman won the “Knockout of the Night” for his finish of Anderson Silva in the main event. The loss via KO was the first such one of Silva’s career.
Two “Fight of the Night” bonuses were handed out, as there was no submissions on the card. Edgar defeated Oliveira in the co-main event, while Swanson stopped Siver.
Also, the event, which took place inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena, drew 12,399 for a live gate of $4.862 million.