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Saturday, 12/10/2011, 10:11 pm

UFC NEWS – Machida, Jones, Mir And Jung Take Home75K Fight Night Bonuses


UFC 140 came and went with a bang this evening and four lucky fighters took home an additional 75K for their efforts.

UFC 140 took place this evening from the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and was headlined was headlined by a light-heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida.

In the main event of the evening Jon Jones faced adversity for the first time in his young career and arguably lost the first round in his title defense against Lyoto Machida. He shifted gears in the second round and was able to submit Lyoto to retain his title.

The UFC announced during the evening’s post-fight press conference that they handed out $75,000 “Fight Night” bonus amounts to four fighters this evening.

Machida and Jones took home “Fight of the Night”, Frank Mir took home “Submission of the Night” and Chan Sung Jung earned the evenings “Knockout of the Night” for his seven-second knockout of Mark Hominick which tied the record for the fastest knockout in UFC history.

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