UFC 192 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Cormier vs. Gustafsson’

Event: UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson
Date: Sat., Oct. 3, 2015
Venue: Toyota Center
Location: Houston, Texas
Total Fights: 12
Attendance: 14,622
Gate: $1,859,000
Buy Rate: 250,000

UFC 192 is officially in the books. ‘Cormier vs. Gustafsson’-led card took place at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, 8 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Daniel Cormier’s Decision (Split) victory over Alexander Gustafsson. In the co-main event, Ryan Bader defeated Rashad Evans in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).

You can view UFC 192 results and full fight card.

UFC 192 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 most exciting 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 192 bonus winners below:

There were twelve fights at UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Albert Tumenov and Adriano Martins, who will be leaving the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas with an extra $50,000. Daniel Cormier Vs. Alexander Gustafsson was awarded the Fight of the Night.

Did you know: The first knockout, submission, and fight of the night bonuses were awarded at UFC 70 in 2007.

UFC 192 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 192:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC 192 event is PENDING.

UFC 192 attendance and gate

There were 14,622 fans inside the Toyota Center for UFC 192 on October 3. The reported gate for the event is: $1,859,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 250,000.

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