Struve, Hardy, Nelson & Sass Take Home $70K "Fight Night Bonuses" | UFC NEWS
UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir went down tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In the main event JDS was able to take out Frank Mir via TKO in the second round to retain the UFC’s heavyweight title.
UFC officials just announced that they have given away $70,000 in “Fight Night Bonuses” to three fighters who took part in tonight’s event.
Earning “Submission of the Night” was Stefan Struve and instead of handing out a “Fight of the Night” bonus the UFC brass opted to give both Dan Hardy and Roy Nelson “Knockout of the Night” for their first round KO victories.
In a last minute decision the UFC also decided to give Paul Sass “Submission of the Night” as well for his first round victory over Jacob Volkmann.
The Full UFC 146 Results are as follows:
MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view)
Champ Junior Dos Santos def. Frank Mir via TKO – Round 2, 3:04
Cain Velasquez def. Antonio Silva via TKO (ref stoppage) Round 1, 3:36
Roy Nelson def. Dave Herman via KO (punch) – Round 1, 0:51
Stipe Miocic def. Shane Del Rosario via TKO (ref stoppage) – Round 2, 3:14
Stefan Struve def. Lavar Johnson via submission (armbar) – Round, 1:05
PRELIMINARY CARD: (FX)
Darren Elkins def. Diego Brandao via decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Jamie Varner def. Edson Barboza via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 3:23
C.B. Dollaway def. Jason “Mayhem” Miller via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-26, 29-28)
Dan Hardy def. Duane “Bang” Ludwig via KO (punches) – Round 1, 3:51
PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook)
Paul Sass def. Jacob Volkmann via submission (triangle armbar) – Round 1, 1:54
Glover Teixeira def. Kyle Kingsbury via submission (arm triangle) – Round 1, 1:53
Mike Brown def. Daniel Pineda via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)