‘UFC on FOX 19’ in Tampa delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes.
With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference.
Those $50,000 ‘UFC on FOX 19’ bonuses went to the following fighters:
Performance of the night bonus – Glover Teixeira earned an extra $50,000 for his first-round knockout victory over former champ Rashad Evans in the evenings main event.
Performance of the night bonus – Michael Chiesa earned an extra $50,000 for his second-round submission victory over Beneil Dariush.
Fight of the night bonus – Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and Omari Akhmedov earned “Fight of the night” honors for their back and forth war on the UFC on FOX 19 Fight Pass prelims. dos Santos ended up winning the fight via third-round TKO.