UFC 141 Post Fight Interview: Overeem Talks Victory Over Lesnar, Looks Forward To Fighting Dos Santos For Heavyweight Title

December 31, 2011 by  

UFC 141 Post Fight Interview: Overeem Talks Victory Over Lesnar, Looks Forward To Fighting Dos Santos For Heavyweight Title

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UFC 141 Fighter Payouts and Salaries With Bonuses: Despite Loss Against Overeem, Lesnar Earns Highest With $400,000

December 31, 2011 by  

UFC 141 Payroll:

  • Alistair Overeem: $385,714.28 (includes $121,428.57 win bonus) defeats Brock Lesnar: $400,000
Both main event fighters earned 57% of the night’s official $1,369,714.28 fighter payroll
  • Nate Diaz: $74,000 (includes $37,000 win bonus) defeats Donald Cerrone: $30,000
Both Nate Diaz and Donald Cerrone pocket an extra $75K each for the “Fight of the Night” award
  • Johny Hendricks: $52,000 (includes $26,000 win bonus) defeats Jon Fitch: $60,000
Hendricks pockets an extra $75K for the “Knockout of the Night” award
  • Alexander Gustafsson: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus) defeats Vladimir Matyushenko: $40,000
  • Jim Hettes: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) defeats Nam Phan: $8,000
  • Ross Pearson: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus) defeats Junior Assuncao: $8,000
  • Danny Castillo: $38,000 (includes $19,000 win bonus) defeats Anthony Njokuani: $12,000
  • Dong Hyun Kim: $82,000 (includes $41,000 win bonus) defeats Sean Pierson: $8,000
  • Jacob Volkmann: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus) defeats Efrain Escudero: $10,000
  • Diego Nunes: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) defeats Manny Gamburyan: $18,000

UFC 141 Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $1,369,714.28

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UFC 141 Bonuses Awarded To Nate Diaz, Donald Cerrone and Johny Hendricks ($75,000)

December 31, 2011 by  

During the UFC 141 ‘Lesnar vs Overeem’ post-fight press conference, UFC President Dana White announced all of the bonus winners.  Each of the fighters that acquired the following bonuses, pocketed an extra $75,000 USD aside from their regular salary.

The complete payroll for each of the fighters that participated at the UFC 141 event will be posted once the Nevada State Athletic Commission releases the fighter salaries to the public.  We’ll be posting the complete payroll shortly.

Here are the special fight bonuses for the UFC 141 event:

  • Fight of the Night : Nate Diaz vs Donald Cerrone co-main event, Diaz defeated Cerrone via a Unanimous Decision – (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
  • Knockout of the Night : Johny Hendricks, Hendricks defeated Jon Fitch via KO (Punches) – Round 1, 0:12
  • Submission of the Night : No bonus was awarded under this category since there weren’t any submissions
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UFC 141 Results: Overeem Defeats Lesnar and Acquires Title Shot Against Dos Santos, Diaz Dismantles Cerrone With Solid Boxing Skills

December 31, 2011 by  

Main Fight Card: (aired on Pay-Per-View)

  • Alistair Overeem def. Brock Lesnar via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:26
  • Nate Diaz def. Donald Cerrone via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
  • Johny Hendricks def. Jon Fitch via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 0:12
  • Alexander Gustafsson def. Vladimir Matyushenko via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:13
  • Jim Hettes def. Nam Phan via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-25, 30-26)

Preliminary Fight Card: (aired on Spike TV)

  • Danny Castillo def. Anthony Njokuani via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Ross Pearson def. Junior Assuncao via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Preliminary Fight Card: (aired on Facebook)

  • Dong Hyun Kim def. Sean Pierson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Jacob Volkmann def. Efrain Escudero via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Diego Nunes def. Manny Gamburyan via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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Jerome Le Banner vs Tim Sylvia Full Pro Wrestling Match Video At DREAM New Year’s Eve 2011 Genki Desu Ka!

December 31, 2011 by  

Jerome Le Banner vs Tim Sylvia Full Pro Wrestling Match Video At DREAM New Year’s Eve 2011 Genki Desu Ka!

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Fedor Emeliananeko vs Satoshi Ishii Full Fight Video At DREAM New Year’s Eve 2011 Genki Desu Ka!

December 31, 2011 by  

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MMA Pros Share Their Predictions On UFC 141 Main Event Fight Between Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem

December 28, 2011 by  

MMA Pros Share Their Predictions On UFC 141 Main Event Fight Between Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem

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HDNet Promo Video For DREAM New Year’s Eve 2011 Event In Japan

December 27, 2011 by  

HDNet Promo Video For DREAM New Year’s Eve 2011 Event In Japan: DREAM, Fedor Emelianenko, Satoshi Ishii, Shinya Aoki, HDNet, Promo Video, mma fight, mma event, mma news

 

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Countdown To UFC 141 ‘Lesnar vs Overeem’ Event In Las Vegas (Full Video)

December 27, 2011 by  

Countdown To UFC 141 ‘Lesnar vs Overeem’ Event In Las Vegas (Full Video)

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Wanderlei Silva Talks About The Ultimate Fighter Reality TV Series Going To Brazil

December 27, 2011 by  

Here’s a video of Wanderlei Silva talking about ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ TV series, which is the first time the show was filmed outside of Las Vegas, Nevada and will consist of 12 episodes and a live finale in Brazil and will be filmed in Portugese.  Just a reminder to those who don’t know, Silva and Vitor Belfort will be the coaches of TUF in Brazil.

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