During the UFC 140 ‘Jones vs Machida’ 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 140 event will be posted once the California 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 140 event:
- Fight of the Night : Jon Jones vs Lyoto Machida main event, Jones defeated Machida via a standing Guillotine choke submission – Round 2, 4:26 (to retain Light-Heavyweight title)
- Knockout of the Night : Chan Sung Jung, Jung defeated Mark Hominick via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 0:07
- Submission of the Night : Frank Mir, Mir defeated Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira via a Kimura submission – Round 1, 3:38