|UFC Fight Night 12: Swick vs. Burkman
|Wed., Jan. 23, 2008
|Palms Casino Resort
|Las Vegas, Nevada
UFC Fight Night 12 is officially in the books. ‘Swick vs. Burkman’-led card took place at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, 16 years ago. The nine-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Mike Swick’s Decision (Majority) victory over Joshua Burkman. In the co-main event, Patrick Cote defeated Drew McFedries in round 1 by TKO (Punches).
UFC Fight Night 12 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 Fight Night 12 bonus winners below:
There were nine fights at UFC Fight Night 12: Swick vs. Burkman, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Patrick Cote and Nate Diaz, who will be leaving the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. Kurt Pellegrino Vs. Alberto Crane was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.
UFC Fight Night 12 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 Fight Night 12:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 12 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 12 attendance and gate
There were Pending fans inside the Palms Casino Resort for UFC Fight Night 12 on January 23. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.