UFC on FOX 4 Bonuses Awarded To Swick, Lauzon and Varner ($50,000)
pic above shows Mike ‘Quick’ Swick knocking out DaMarques Johnson in the second round: props to ufc.com
During the UFC on FOX 4 ‘Shogun vs Vera’ 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 $50,000 USD aside from their regular salary. Joe Lauzon was the only fighter to pocket 2 bonus awards, taking home a total of $100,000 USD for his triangle choke submission over Jamie Varner.
The complete payroll for each of the fighters that participated at the UFC on FOX 4 event will be posted once the 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 on FOX 4 event:
- Fight of the Night : Joe Lauzon vs Jamie Varner, Lauzon defeated Varner via submission (triangle choke) – Round 3, 2:44. Both fighters earn $50K each.
- Knockout of the Night : Mike Swick, Swick defeated DaMarques Johnson via knockout (punches) – Round 2, 1:20
- Submission of the Night : Joe Lauzon, who earns his second bonus win for his triangle choke over Varner.