UFC 184 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Rousey vs. Zingano’

Event: UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano
Date: Sat., Feb. 28, 2015
Venue: Staples Center
Location: Los Angeles, California
Total Fights: 11
Attendance: 16,577
Gate: $2,675,560
Buy Rate: 600,000

UFC 184 is officially in the books. ‘Rousey vs. Zingano’-led card took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, 9 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Ronda Rousey’s Submission (Straight Armbar) victory over Cat Zingano. In the co-main event, Holly Holm defeated Raquel Pennington in round 3 by Decision (Split).

You can view UFC 184 results and full fight card.

UFC 184 bonus awards

Traditionally, UFC has handed out bonuses for Fight of the Night, Submission of the Night, and Knockout of the Night. The bonuses ranged from $20,000 up to $120,000. In 2014, the promotion has announced the Performance of the Night bonuses will replace the existing Knockout and Submission of the Night awards. The bonuses will be $50,000 each. There are two types of awards:

  • Fight of the Night is awarded to both fighters in the best fight of the night.
  • Performance of the Night is awarded to fighters who put on the most thrilling individual performance.

Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC 184 bonus winners below:

There were eleven fights at UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Tony Ferguson, Tim Means, Ronda Rousey and Jake Ellenberger, who will be leaving the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California with an extra $50,000. No One was awarded the Fight of the Night.

Did you know: According to Dana White, UFC is now worth around $9 billion, thanks to the deal with ESPN.

UFC 184 fighter payouts

The salaries below are not official, but only an estimate. These payouts do not reflect the entire compensation for the event, as athletes may receive money from other undisclosed endorsements, Reebok sponsorship pay, and PPV points that some top-level fighters collect. Moreover, deductions for items such as insurance and licenses are not accounted for.

The list of fighter pay from UFC 184:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC 184 event is PENDING.

UFC 184 attendance and gate

There were 16,577 fans inside the Staples Center for UFC 184 on February 28. The reported gate for the event is: $2,675,560. The buyrate and viewership data is: 600,000.

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