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Saturday, 10/19/2013, 10:40 pm

UFC 166 Bonus Winners: Melendez/Sanchez, Dodson and Ferguson Take Home An Extra $60K


Fight of the Night: Gilbert Melendez vs. Diego Sanchez
In what was a Fight of the Year candidate, both Melendez and Sanchez left it all in the octagon and the crowd enjoyed every single second of it. Melendez may have walked out with his hands raised, but Sanchez’s stock has only gone up after this bout.

Knockout of the Night: John Dodson
John Dodson started off the card with an amazing knockout against Darrell Montague that sent Montague crashing face first to the canvas. John Dodson’s striking game looked to have improved and he is on the top of his game.

Submission of the Night: Tony Ferguson
In what was the only submission of the night, Tony Ferguson locked in a beautiful D’arce choke that was as textbook as it could get. Tony Ferguson looked extremely confident and the sky is the limit for him.

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7 Comments to UFC 166 Bonus Winners: Melendez/Sanchez, Dodson and Ferguson Take Home An Extra $60K

  1. KIDD433 says:

    Second best fight of the year. Wanderlei and Stann is the first IMO.

  2. GRT 3000 says:

    was jumping around my living room for that one. I’ve always loved watching Diego fight man, he brings it everytime. It was nice to see him fight someone who wouldn’t back down, or try and wrestlefu(k him when he gets wild. amazing fight!

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