During the WEC 45 ‘Cerrone vs. Ratcliff’ post-fight press conference, all of the bonus winners were announced. Each of the fighters that acquired the following bonuses, pocketed an extra $10,000 USD or $5,000 USD aside from their regular salary.
The complete payroll for each of the fighters that participated at the WEC 45 event have been posted by the Nevada State Athletic Commission and can be viewed via this link.
Here are the special fight bonuses for the WEC 45 event:
- Fight of the Night : Donald Cerrone and Ed Ratcliff received $10,000, while Takeya Mizugaki and Scott Jorgensen received $5,000 (Two ‘Fight of the Night’ bonuses were given)
- Knockout of the Night : Anthony Njokuani received $10,000 for knocking out Chris Horodecki at 3:33 of the 1st round
- Submission of the Night : Brad Pickett received $10,000, who submitted Kyle Dietz via a Peruvian necktie submission at 4:36 of the 2nd round